Best practice and policy guidance for bus and coach operators; including licensing and registration, concession fares, tackling anti-social behaviour and criminal damage, and explanations of the operators grants that are available.
- 22 June 2005
This document, published on 12 December 2006, is the result of DfT Ministers' 'long hard look' at the issues affecting bus patronage and sets out the Government's proposals for the future direction of bus policy.
Bus operator licensing and registration of local bus services.
Concessionary bus travel for older and disabled people.
Bus Partnership Forum.
Quality bus partnership and contract schemes.
Local authorities are able to secure the provision of local bus services by bus operators by offering a contract for the provision of the service, in most cases after a competitive tendering process.
Report produced by Atkins Transport Planning examining high quality bus alternative to Leeds Supertram proposal.