Collection

Rail passenger franchising up to October 2012

Documents concerning the Department for Transport's rail franchise competitions up to the October 2012 pause in franchising.

These documents detail rail franchise competitions and rail related projects up to the October 2012 pause in franchising.

All documents issued from March 2013 about the rail franchising programme are available from rail franchising. This will include the restarted Essex Thameside and Thameslink, Southern and Great Northern (TSGN) rail franchising competitions.

Other information about rail franchising is available at:

Background documents

  1. Brown review of the rail franchising programme: supplement
  2. The Brown review of the rail franchising programme
  3. Report of the Laidlaw inquiry: Department for Transport's response
  4. Report of the Laidlaw inquiry
  5. InterCity West Coast: letter to Sam Laidlaw about cancelling the franchise
  6. Rail franchising: letter to Richard Brown about leading a review
  7. Rail franchising timetable
  8. Railway ticket office: rules for changing opening hours
  9. Unsolicited rail franchise extensions proposals
  10. Prior information notice for rail franchising from 2011
  11. Rail franchise change of control policy statement

Rail franchises up to October 2012

  1. Intercity Express Programme technical specification and contracts
  2. Essex Thameside rail franchise 2012: invitation to tender
  3. InterCity West Coast rail franchise 2011 and 2012: competition documentation
  4. Essex Thameside, Great Western and Thameslink rail franchises 2012: clarification questions
  5. Essex Thameside rail franchise 2011: OJEU notice and pre-qualification documentation
  6. Great Western rail franchise 2011 and 2012: competition documentation
  7. Thameslink rail franchise 2011: OJEU notice and pre-qualification documentation
  8. Greater Anglia rail franchise 2011: competition documentation
  9. Integrated Kent rail franchise 2005 and 2011: competition documentation
  10. South Central rail franchise 2008: ticketless travel survey
Published 19 February 2013