Fare Evasion

Meeting: 
MQT on 2007-01-30
Session date: 
January 30, 2007
Reference: 
2007/0276
Question By: 
Roger Evans
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

What was the level of fare evasion on the bus network for the months of December 2006 and January 2007? What is the estimated level of revenue loss?

Answer

Answer for Fare Evasion

Answer for Fare Evasion

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The latest available figures are from 10 December 2006 until 6 January 2007. These show a detected fare evasion rate for the entire network of 1.06%. TfL estimates that this represents revenue loss of £2,300,000.