2012 Fare Rise and Equality Impact Assessments

Meeting: 
MQT on 2011-11-16
Session date: 
November 16, 2011
Reference: 
2011/3549
Question By: 
Jennette Arnold OBE
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Your Equal Life Chances for all Strategy States 'We will ensure that all formal decisions are assessed for their impact on equality, inclusion and community cohesion and that an appropriate equality impact assessment or integrated impact assessment is carried out on all strategies, policies and appropriate programmes'

Could you please highlight the correct answer to the following question Question: Have you carried out an Equality Impact Assessment on your decision to raise fares in 2012?

Answer: Yes / No

Answer

Answer for 2012 Fare Rise and Equality Impact Assessments

Answer for 2012 Fare Rise and Equality Impact Assessments

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Yes. The equalities implications of my fares decision were in Request for Mayoral Decision MD886.

I have protected all concessionary fares for those who are less able to pay in full.