Working paper 4: Outputs framework

On 18 May 2016, we published our initial consultation on the 2018 periodic review (PR18). This set out our proposal to regulate Network Rail at route-level, alongside a tailored approach to regulating Network Rail’s system operation functions. In support of developing the detailed policy framework for this, we published a working paper on the Outputs Framework setting out our initial thinking in relation to the design and nature of what Network Rail will need to achieve in control period 6 (CP6).

Periodic review 2018 (PR18) working paper on the outputs framework for control period 6 (CP6) (WP4)
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Responses to working paper 4
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We have published an update which reflects on the responses to working Paper 4, identifies emerging thinking developed since, including through the RDG Route-level regulation working group, and sets out next steps.

Update on Outputs Framework: Next steps following working paper 4 pdf icon PDF, 124 Kb