Franchising bus services

Franchising provisions suggested in the Bus Services Bill.

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Franchising: Bus Services Bill information sheet 2

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Under the Bus Services Bill, this information sheet gives details on:

  • access to franchising powers
  • the franchising business case
Published 26 May 2016
Last updated 25 January 2017 + show all updates
  1. Changes to publication following the Bill’s passage through the House of Lords.
  2. First published.