Policy paper

HS2 Phase 2a management case

Sets out the management case for the HS2 Phase 2a route section between Fradley and Crewe and its accelerated delivery.

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The updated version of this management case is the 2017 HS2 Phase Two management case.


HS2 phase 2a strategic outline business case: management case

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The management case sets out how the HS2 programme is being managed and describes the organisational, governance, assurance and control framework within which the programme operates.

The management case for HS2 Phase 2a builds on the supporting information for a management case that was published in 2014.

This management case forms part of the 5 part outline business case (OBC) for HS2 Phase 2a. The other parts are:

Published 8 January 2016