Policy paper

Wales and Border 2003 rail franchise agreement

Franchise agreement and ancillary legal documents for Arriva Trains Limited and Arriva Train Wales Limited (Trenau Arriva Cymru Limited).

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This rail franchise agreement has been superseded. For the latest information on the Wales and Borders Rail Service visit the Transport for Wales website.


Wales and Border 2003: franchise agreement

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The franchise agreement dated 18 October 2003 between:

  • The Strategic Rail Authority
  • Arriva Trains Limited
  • Arriva Train Wales Limited (Trenau Arriva Cymru Limited)

These documents form part of the public register of franchise agreements.

For information about Wales and Border franchise agreements from 2018 onwards, visit the Transport for Wales website or contact Transport for Wales.

Published 7 June 2012
Last updated 27 December 2012 + show all updates
  1. Updated Arriva Trains Wales franchise agreement added.
  2. First published.