Project: Taking Forward Rail Recommendations of the Disability Rights Task Force

Reference: UG331D

Last update: 31/10/2003 13:14:56


The purpose of this project to prepare a draft Regulatory Impact Assessment ( RIA ) and incorporate it within a draft consultation paper to covering the proposed extenstion to the scope of the RVAR to include refubishment regulations.

The RIA and consultation on the RVAR will cover:

Work will incorporate analysis of the recent survey of Disabled Persons Railcard holders.
Draw on the findings of applications of existing accessibility regulations to light and heritage rail rolling stock.


This is in response to a consultation paper and is an essential element in delivering Government policy objectives for taking forward the rail recommendations of the Disability Rights Task Force.


Philip Oxley
Independant Transport Consultant., Not listed., Unavailable
Not listed.

Contract details

Cost to the Department: £54,400.00

Actual start date: 07 August 2002

Expected completion date: 30 March 2007