Archive of application information

This page contains archived track access applications by section for the last x years.

New contracts (section 17 and 18)

East Coast Trains Limited (FirstGroup) - Section 17

Closed consultation - Undertaken by Network Rail.

Draft contract  pdf icon PDF, 1,412 Kb
Application form pdf icon PDF, 115 Kb
DfT advice pdf icon PDF, 2,021 Kb

Consultation responses:
Alliance Rail Holdings  pdf icon PDF, 91 Kb
East Midlands Trains pdf icon PDF, 21 Kb
GB Railfreight pdf icon PDF, 128 Kb
Govia Thameslink Railway pdf icon PDF, 683 Kb
LOROL pdf icon PDF, 70 Kb
Northern Rail pdf icon PDF, 289 Kb
South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive pdf icon PDF, 398 Kb
Transport Focus pdf icon PDF, 283 Kb
Transport Scotland pdf icon PDF, 88 Kb
Virgin East Coast Main Line pdf icon PDF, 606 Kb
Virgin West Coast pdf icon PDF, 64 Kb
XC Trains  pdf icon PDF, 129 Kb

Network Rail's representations:
08 April 2015 pdf icon PDF, 87 Kb

First Groups responses to consultees:
Alliance Rail Holdings pdf icon PDF, 1,382 Kb
GB Railfreight pdf icon PDF, 1,108 Kb
Northern Rail pdf icon PDF, 274 Kb
Virgin East Coast Main Line pdf icon PDF, 2,064 Kb
XC Trains   pdf icon PDF, 1,022 Kb

The Great North Eastern Railway Company Limited (Cleethorpes + West Yorkshire services) - Section 17

Closed consultation - Undertaken by Alliance.

Draft contract pdf icon PDF, 830 Kb
Application form pdf icon PDF, 128 Kb

Consultation responses:
DB Schenker pdf icon PDF, 37 Kb
DfT pdf icon PDF, 96 Kb
East Coast pdf icon PDF, 115 Kb
East Midlands Trains pdf icon PDF, 17 Kb
Freightliner pdf icon PDF, 17 Kb
Metro pdf icon PDF, 41 Kb
Northern pdf icon PDF, 40 Kb
Passenger Focus pdf icon PDF, 33 Kb
Transport Scotland pdf icon PDF, 16 Kb

Alliance responses to:
DB Schenker pdf icon PDF, 58 Kb
DfT pdf icon PDF, 91 Kb
East Coast pdf icon PDF, 66 Kb
East Midlands Trains pdf icon PDF, 52 Kb
Freightliner pdf icon PDF, 61 Kb
Metro pdf icon PDF, 60 Kb
Northern pdf icon PDF, 56 Kb
Passenger Focus pdf icon PDF, 61 Kb
Transport Scotland pdf icon PDF, 43 Kb

Alliance response to Network Rail
Alliance pdf icon PDF, 44 Kb

Network Rail's representations:
28 May 2014 pdf icon PDF, 37 Kb

DfT advice
17 March 2015  pdf icon PDF, 2,728 Kb

GNER response pdf icon PDF, 105 Kb

East Coast Main Line Company Limited - Section 17

Consultation closed 7 April 2015 - Undertaken by Network Rail.

Draft contract pdf icon PDF, 2,994 Kb
Application form pdf icon PDF, 732 Kb

Consultation responses:
Alliance   pdf icon PDF, 335 Kb
East Coast Mainline Authority  pdf icon PDF, 88 Kb
First Group
FKTPE   pdf icon PDF, 63 Kb
Freightliner 7 April 2015 pdf icon PDF, 156 Kb
Freightliner 23 April 2015  pdf icon PDF, 429 Kb
GBRF  pdf icon PDF, 220 Kb
Grand Central pdf icon PDF, 3,311 Kb
Northern  pdf icon PDF, 112 Kb
SYTPE  pdf icon PDF, 367 Kb
Passenger Focus  pdf icon PDF, 186 Kb
Transport Scotland  pdf icon PDF, 408 Kb
West Yorkshire TPE pdf icon PDF, 345 Kb
XC Trains  pdf icon PDF, 149 Kb
Transport Scotland 13 April 2015  pdf icon PDF, 133 Kb
Govia Thameslink   pdf icon PDF, 247 Kb
North East Combined Authority  pdf icon PDF, 153 Kb

Further responses:
Transport Scotland pdf icon PDF, 88 Kb

Statutory consultation:
NR response  pdf icon PDF, 224 Kb

VTEC responses to:
Northern pdf icon PDF, 334 Kb
Transport Focus  pdf icon PDF, 367 Kb
Freightliner pdf icon PDF, 396 Kb
TPE  pdf icon PDF, 349 Kb
GTR pdf icon PDF, 350 Kb
Transport Scotland   pdf icon PDF, 355 Kb
Cross Country Trains  pdf icon PDF, 361 Kb
WYCA   pdf icon PDF, 353 Kb
SYPTE pdf icon PDF, 346 Kb

The Great North Eastern Railway Company Limited (Edinburgh services) - Section 17

Closed consultation - Undertaken by Alliance.

Updated consultation (including Stevenage)
Updated draft contract  pdf icon PDF, 889 Kb
Updated application form pdf icon PDF, 111 Kb

Further consultation responses:
DB Schenker pdf icon PDF, 274 Kb
DfT pdf icon PDF, 143 Kb
East Coast pdf icon PDF, 203 Kb
First Capital Connect pdf icon PDF, 374 Kb
Freightliner pdf icon PDF, 15 KbPassenger Focus pdf icon PDF, 108 Kb

Further Alliance responses to:
DB Schenker pdf icon PDF, 62 Kb
Dft pdf icon PDF, 61 Kb
East Coast pdf icon PDF, 62 Kb
First Capital Connect pdf icon PDF, 51 Kb
Freightliner pdf icon PDF, 61 KbPassenger Focus  pdf icon PDF, 57 Kb

Original consultation
Draft contract pdf icon PDF, 889 Kb
Application form pdf icon PDF, 111 Kb

Responses:
DB Schenker pdf icon PDF, 37 Kb
DfT response pdf icon PDF, 363 Kb
East Coast pdf icon PDF, 114 Kb
First Group pdf icon PDF, 57 Kb
Freightliner pdf icon PDF, 19 Kb
Metro pdf icon PDF, 23 Kb
Nexus pdf icon PDF, 60 Kb
Northern pdf icon PDF, 14 Kb
Transport Scotland pdf icon PDF, 14 Kb

Alliance responses to:
DB Schenker pdf icon PDF, 65 Kb
DfT pdf icon PDF, 88 Kb
East Coast pdf icon PDF, 80 Kb
First Group pdf icon PDF, 63 Kb
Freightliner pdf icon PDF, 71 Kb
Metro pdf icon PDF, 69 Kb
Nexus pdf icon PDF, 94 Kb
Northern pdf icon PDF, 71 Kb
Transport Scotland pdf icon PDF, 94 Kb

Alliance response to Network Rail:
Alliance pdf icon PDF, 39 Kb

Network Rail's representations:
6 March 2014 pdf icon PDF, 34 Kb

Further comments:
East Coast pdf icon PDF, 104 Kb (18/03/2014)

DfT advice
17 March 2015 pdf icon PDF, 2,728 Kb

GNER response pdf icon PDF, 105 Kb

Great North Western Railway Company Ltd (Trading as Grand Central) - Section 18

Closed consultation - Undertaken by Network Rail.

Draft contract pdf icon PDF, 1,140 Kb
Application form pdf icon PDF, 289 Kb

DfT advice:

DfT advice pdf icon PDF, 898 Kb
Alliance response to DfT pdf icon PDF, 222 Kb
Further Letter from Secretary of State pdf icon PDF, 505 Kb
Response from Alliance  pdf icon PDF, 86 Kb

Consultation responses:
DB Schenker pdf icon PDF, 2,064 Kb
East Midlands Trains pdf icon PDF, 17 Kb
Freightliner pdf icon PDF, 113 Kb
London Midland pdf icon PDF, 58 Kb
Northern Rail pdf icon PDF, 102 Kb
Transport Focus pdf icon PDF, 31 Kb
Transport for London pdf icon PDF, 107 Kb
Transport Scotland pdf icon PDF, 408 Kb
West Coast Trains pdf icon PDF, 79 Kb

Network Rail responses to:
DB Schenker pdf icon PDF, 65 Kb
East Midlands Trains pdf icon PDF, 85 Kb
Freightliner pdf icon PDF, 122 Kb
London Midland pdf icon PDF, 61 Kb
Northern Rail pdf icon PDF, 94 Kb
Transport Focus pdf icon PDF, 81 Kb
Transport for London pdf icon PDF, 49 Kb
Transport Scotland pdf icon PDF, 53 Kb
West Coast Trains pdf icon PDF, 109 Kb

Amendments to contracts (section 22 and 22A)

East Coast Main Line Company Limited - Section 22a

Closed consultations - Undertaken by Network Rail.

48th supplemental agreement

Draft agreement pdf icon PDF, 89 Kb
Application form pdf icon PDF, 175 Kb
See 52nd SA for consultation responses

49th supplemental agreement

Draft agreement pdf icon PDF, 90 Kb
Application form pdf icon PDF, 170 Kb
See 52nd SA for consultation responses

50th supplemental agreement

Draft agreement pdf icon PDF, 132 Kb
Application form pdf icon PDF, 168 Kb
See 52nd SA for consultation responses

51st supplemental agreement

Draft agreement pdf icon PDF, 136 Kb
Application form pdf icon PDF, 169 Kb
See 52nd SA for consultation responses

52nd supplemental agreement

Draft agreement pdf icon PDF, 25 Kb
Application form pdf icon PDF, 169 Kb

Consultation responses:
Alliance Rail  pdf icon PDF, 333 Kb
DB Tyne & Wear  pdf icon PDF, 435 Kb
DB Schenker  pdf icon PDF, 1,317 Kb
DFT pdf icon PDF, 115 Kb
First Hull Trains  pdf icon PDF, 98 Kb
First Scotrail pdf icon PDF, 63 Kb
Freightliner  pdf icon PDF, 292 Kb
Grand Central   pdf icon PDF, 228 Kb
Nexus   pdf icon PDF, 132 Kb
Transport Focus   pdf icon PDF, 96 Kb
Transport Scotland pdf icon PDF, 91 Kb
West Coast Trains  pdf icon PDF, 126 Kb
West Yorkshire Combined Authority  pdf icon PDF, 126 Kb
Cross Country 51st  pdf icon PDF, 156 Kb
Cross Country 52nd   pdf icon PDF, 146 Kb

VTEC  Responses:
Grand Central  pdf icon PDF, 345 Kb
Virgin Trains  pdf icon PDF, 351 Kb
West Yorkshire Combined Authority  pdf icon PDF, 351 Kb
DB Tyne & Wear  pdf icon PDF, 358 Kb
Alliance Rail   pdf icon PDF, 363 Kb
Nexus   pdf icon PDF, 369 Kb
Cross Country  pdf icon PDF, 376 Kb
First Hull Trains   pdf icon PDF, 350 Kb
Northern Rail   pdf icon PDF, 349 Kb
DB Schenker  pdf icon PDF, 333 Kb
Transport Scotland  pdf icon PDF, 342 Kb
Freightliner  pdf icon PDF, 434 Kb
Passenger Focus   pdf icon PDF, 346 Kb

Further responses:
DB Tyne & Wear  pdf icon PDF, 89 Kb
Cross Country   pdf icon PDF, 581 Kb

NR representations:
27 May 2015  pdf icon PDF, 142 Kb
19 June 2015 pdf icon PDF, 366 Kb