Policy paper

Rolling stock perspective 2015

Explains the Department for Transport's perspective on rolling stock and our future aspirations for the sector.

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This publication has been superseded by the 2016 rolling stock perspective.


Rolling stock perspective 2015


This document sets out the Department for Transport (DfT) perspective on rolling stock and our aspirations for the sector as a whole. The aim is to:

  • make DfT act as better client of rolling stock for passengers and taxpayers
  • drive improvements in terms of passenger quality
  • offer improved information and transparency for stakeholders

with regard to passenger rolling stock.

Published 7 July 2015