Rail interoperability strategy summary

Outline of the strategic approach being taking to implement rail interoperability in Great Britain.


Four-point summary to the GB implementation of railway interoperability

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This is an summary of the strategic approach being taking to implement interoperability in Great Britain.

In broad terms, the strategy for implementing rail interoperability is to consider the development of infrastructure first, and by default, to ensure it is available for all rail operators.

Planning for the implementation of interoperability is challenging and will require a persistent long-term vision, coupled with evidence based strategic decisions involving all relevant stakeholders.

Published 21 July 2011