First Capital Connect: rail franchise agreement

Franchise agreements and ancillary documents for First Capital Connect Limited.

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Govia Thameslink Railway took over operation of the franchise from First Capital Connect on 14 September 2014.


First Capital Connect franchise agreement (interim)

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The legal franchise agreement between the Secretary of State for Transport and First Capital Connect.

The First Capital Connect franchise forms part of the public register of franchise agreements which is updated on a quarterly basis. Data on the website may not be the most current information held by the department. Information can be requested at

Published 7 June 2012
Last updated 27 December 2012 + show all updates
  1. First Capital Connect national rail franchise terms updated.
  2. First published.