Consultation outcome

Proposal to discontinue passenger services at Mosley Street Metrolink station

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

On 3 June 2011, the Department for Transport requested that the Office of Rail Regulation (ORR) ratify the proposal to close the Manchester Metrolink Mosley Street station.

On 7 October 2011, ORR ratified the closure of Mosley Street station.

Detail of feedback received

Original consultation

Summary

Consultation on proposal to discontinue passenger services at Mosley St station on the Metrolink light rail system in central Manchester.

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Consultation description

Transport for Greater Manchester (previously Greater Manchester Passenger Transport Executive or GMPTE) proposed discontinuing passenger services at Mosley St station on the Metrolink light rail system in central Manchester. Under the provisions of the Railways Act 2005, GMPTE conducted an assessment of the effects of the proposed closure and DfT conducted a public consultation earlier this year.

Consultation documents

Impact assessments

Mosley Street Metrolink Station closure assessment (PDF, 463 KB), 24 May 2011

Published 10 November 2010