The Energy Funding Contribution and Co-operation Agreement with PDVE

Meeting: 
MQT on 2007-05-23
Session date: 
May 23, 2007
Reference: 
2007/1055
Question By: 
Sally Hamwee
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

A) When will the discounted fares scheme start? B) Has the agreement between TfL and the Post Office been concluded? Please will you publish it. C) Has the work which TfL is to do under the arrangement been identified? If so, please list it

Answer

Answer for The Energy Funding Contribution and Co-operation Agreement with PDVE

Answer for The Energy Funding Contribution and Co-operation Agreement with PDVE

Answered By: 
The Mayor

A) The scheme is planned to start in AugustB) The Post Office will issue the photocards under a variation to their existing child photocard contract with TfL. Heads of Terms and pricing for Post Office involvement in the scheme have been agreed. However, work is continuing to finalise the detailed contract schedules. It is anticipated that the final contractual terms will be in the public domain and that they will be available from August this year.C) The list of possible areas where TfL may offer transport advice to Venezuela is included in the agreement. These areas include transport integration, traffic management, bus service management and priority, metro management, public protection and safety on public transport services, regulation and operation of taxis and private hire vehicles and marketing of transport services. After the Commissioner's visit, which is scheduled for the end of June, TfL will recommend priority areas for advice.