Detail of outcome
Responses to this consultation were considered in the decision to accept Sir Peter Hendy’s plans for re-profiling the rail enhancements portfolio.
The Department for Transport is seeking views on Sir Peter Hendy’s re-plan report about putting the rail upgrade programme on a more realistic and sustainable footing.
The Transport Secretary is minded to accept Sir Peter Hendy’s report, subject to a period of consultation to ensure:
- the most efficient and effective plan is executed
- maximum value is derived from the plan for passengers, freight users and taxpayers
All responses will be considered before the Transport Secretary reaches a decision on whether to accept Sir Peter Hendy’s plans for re-profiling the rail enhancements portfolio.