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Bus Services Act

Information about the measures in the Bus Services Act, amendments and recommendations made, and impact assessments showing the effects of the act.

Information about the measures in the Bus Services Act and explaining how government intends that they will work in practice.

The main points of the Bus Services Act are:

  • to strengthen arrangements for partnership working in the sector, introducing ‘enhanced partnerships’
  • introduce new franchising powers with decision making at a local level
  • to provide for a step change in the information available to bus passengers

Bus Services Act guidance

Summary information and amendments

Summary information and amendments made to the Bus Services Bill.

Information sheets

Information sheets providing details on the provisions contained in the Bus Services Bill.

Keeling schedules

Changes to existing legislation as part of the implementation of the Bus Services Bill.

  1. Bus Services Bill: keeling schedules

    • Policy paper

Impact assessments

Impact assessments showing the effects of the measures include in the Bus Services Bill.

  1. Impact assessments on the Bus Services Bill

    • Impact assessment

Correspondence

Correspondence about the Bus Services Bill including recommendations to ministers and their responses.

Announcements

Published 20 May 2016
Last updated 17 January 2018 + show all updates
  1. Advanced Quality Partnership Schemes guidance.
  2. Analysis of English votes for English laws in relation to the Bus Services Bill.
  3. First published.