East Midlands Rail Collaboration

EMR Train

Transport for the East Midlands (TfEM), through East Midlands Councils, has signed a ground-breaking Collaboration Agreement with the Department for Transport to provide local input into the management of rail services in the East Midlands.   

Further detail is available at:https://www.emcouncils.gov.uk/News/greater-voice-for-rail-passengers-in-new-collaboration-between-government-and-east-midlands-transport-leaders

With support from the Department for Transport and the Region’s LTAs, TfEM has established two new posts to help take forward a culture of continuous improvement on our railways.  The Strategic Statement and Social Value Statement available below continue to provide the basis for EMCs work on rail issues.

Transport for the East Midlands Specification for EMR's Long Term Rolling Stock Briefing Note

EMR Rolling Stock Specification TfEM Briefing Paper

Growth Report for the East Midlands Rail Collaboration

Across the EMC region there is considerable potential for growth, especially around rail stations. The following document shows this potential in terms of proposed housing and job creation, investment at and around stations as well as helping people get to stations.

East Midlands Report on Growth

East Midlands Rail Collaboration Competition

EMC is working in partnership with the Department for Transport on the East Midlands Rail Collaboration Competition. The EMC Executive has agreed the two following documents as a basis for our engagement with the Department for Transport.

Strategic Statement approved

Social Value statement - approved