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TWA inspector reports and decision letters

Transport and Works Act (TWA) inspector reports, decision letters and related documents.

These documents outline decisions and recommendations relating to Transport and Works Act orders.

A Transport and Works Act 1992 (TWA) order is the usual way of authorising a new railway or tramway scheme in England and Wales.

The Transport and Works Act Orders Unit processes, and issues decisions on, applications under the TWA.

TWA applications

TWA inspector reports and decision letters

  1. Network Rail temporary land acquisition for Streat Green Underbridge replacement: decision

    • Decision
  2. Extension to the Blackpool Tramway: decision

    • Decision
  3. Application for the closure of the Abbots Ripton level crossing: decision

    • Decision
  4. Buxton rail sidings extension order: decision

    • Decision
  5. Felixstowe branch line compulsory acquisition power transfer: decision

    • Decision
  6. London Overground Barking riverside extension order: decision

    • Decision
  7. London Overground Barking riverside extension order: inspector's report

    • Independent report
  8. Cambrian Railways order: decision

    • Decision
  9. Northumberland Park and Coppermill Lane Network Rail order: decision

    • Decision
  10. Manchester Metrolink tram Trafford Park extension order: decision

    • Decision
  11. Greater Manchester light rapid transit system: inspector’s report

    • Independent report
  12. Mersey Gateway Bridge modification order: decision

    • Decision
  13. Extending the Midland Metro in Wolverhampton city centre: decision

    • Decision
  14. Extending the Midland Metro in Wolverhampton city centre: inspector's report

    • Independent report
  15. Midland Metro extension land acquisition order: decision

    • Decision
  16. Midland Metro extension land acquisition order: inspector’s report

    • Independent report
  17. Leeds trolley vehicle system order: decision

    • Decision
  18. Leeds Trolley Vehicle System Order: inspector’s report

    • Independent report
  19. Hayle Harbour Penpol Creek footbridge: decision

    • Decision
  20. London Underground Bank station capacity upgrade: decision

    • Decision
  21. London Underground Bank station capacity upgrade: inspector's report

    • Independent report
  22. Network Rail Tinsley Chord order: decision

    • Decision
  23. Blackthorn and Piddington Network Rail order: decision

    • Decision
  24. Blackthorn and Piddington order: inspector's report

    • Independent report
  25. Ecclesbourne Valley railway order: decision

    • Decision
  26. Network Rail (Ordsall Chord) Order: decision

    • Decision
  27. Network Rail (Ordsall Chord) Order: inspector's report

    • Independent report
  28. Crossrail Plumstead sidings order: decision

    • Decision
  29. London Underground Northern Line extension: decision

    • Decision
  30. London Underground Northern Line extension: inspector's report

    • Independent report
  31. Network Rail order for Huyton: decision

    • Decision
  32. Proposed Felixstowe branch line: decision

    • Decision
  33. Swanage Railway Order decision letter

    • Decision
  34. Crossrail station connection to Bakerloo line: decision

    • Decision
  35. Crossrail station connection to Bakerloo line: inspector's report

    • Independent report
  36. Ashton Vale to Temple Meads rapid transit order: decision

    • Decision
  37. Crossrail Kensal Green order: inspector's report

    • Independent report
  38. Ashton Vale to Temple Meads rapid transit order: inspector's report

    • Independent report
  39. Croxley rail link order: inspector's report

    • Independent report
  40. Leeds railway station order: decision

    • Decision
  41. Leeds railway station order: inspector's report

    • Independent report
  42. Croxley rail link order: decision

    • Decision
  43. Greater Manchester light rapid transit system: decision

    • Decision
  44. Seaham level crossing order: decision

    • Decision
  45. Crossrail Kensal Green order: decision

    • Decision
  46. Greater Manchester light rapid transit system, Oldham: decision

    • Decision
  47. Chiltern Railways Bicester to Oxford improvements: decision

    • Decision
  48. Chiltern Railways (Bicester to Oxford Improvements) Order: second addendum inspector's report

    • Independent report
  49. Nene Valley railway Fletton branch: decision

    • Decision
  50. Greater Manchester light rapid transit system in Mumps, Oldham: decision

    • Decision
  51. London cable car order: decision

    • Decision
  52. Chiltern Railways, Bicester to Oxford: decision

    • Decision
  53. Extension on increasing the toll charges on the Tyne tunnels: decision

    • Decision
  54. Chiltern Railways Bicester to Oxford: initial views

    • Correspondence
  55. Proposed Chiltern Railways (Bicester to Oxford improvements) inspector's report

    • Independent report
  56. Nottingham Express Transit System amendment order: decision

    • Decision
  57. Hitchin Cambridge Junction: decision

    • Decision
  58. Transport and Works Act (TWA) decision letters issued prior to 2011

    • Decision
  59. TWA inspectors' reports published prior to 2011

    • Independent report
Published 29 July 2013
Last updated 14 December 2017 + full page history
  1. Network Rail temporary land acquisition for Streat Green Underbridge replacement decision.
  2. Decision on the closure of the Abbots Ripton level crossing added.
  3. Buxton rail sidings extension order decision letter published
  4. Network Rail (Felixstowe branch line land acquisition) (agreements for transfer) order decision letter.
  5. London Overground Barking riverside extension inspector's report and decision letter.
  6. Cambrian Railway decision letter.
  7. Northumberland Park and Coppermill Lane level crossing closure and footbridge construction decision letter.
  8. Decision letter and inspector's report for Transport for Greater Manchester (Light Rapid Transit System) (Trafford Park Extension).
  9. River Mersey (Mersey Gateway Bridge)(modification) order decision letter.
  10. Added The Midland Metro (Wolverhampton city centre extension) order: decision letter and inspector's report.
  11. Midland Metro (Birmingham City Centre extension land acquisition) order: decision letter and inspector's report added to collection.
  12. Leeds Trolley Vehicle System Order inspector’s report and decision letter.
  13. Added Hayle Harbour (Penpol Creek footbridge) decision letter.
  14. Added London Underground Bank station capacity upgrade decision letter and inspector's report.
  15. Published 'Network Rail (Tinsley Chord): decision letter'.
  16. Added 'Blackthorn and Piddington order: decision letter'
  17. Added Ecclesbourne Valley railway order: decision letter
  18. First published.