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New legislation and a national project to double collective transport in Sweden. Anna Grönlund, Secretary General for the Swedish Bus & Coach Federation. Time for change ….

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New legislation and a national project to double collective transport in sweden

New legislation and a national project to double collectivetransport in Sweden

Anna Grönlund, Secretary General for the Swedish Bus & Coach Federation


New legislation and a national project to double collective transport in sweden

Time for change…

  • Weneed to double the market shareofcollectivetransport withinour society! Collectivetransport is a strategictool for copingwith the environment and employmentissues:

  • It creates the preconditionsnecessary for growth and for regional and business development

  • It reducescarbondioxide emissions

  • Fewerpeoplearekilled and injured on the roads


New legislation and a national project to double collective transport in sweden

All parts in the system must worktogether

  • Customer promises

  • Programme for environment, security, safety and availability

  • Common systems

  • Information, booking and

  • payment

  • - Station services

  • The State / EU

  • Infrastructure

  • Legislation

  • Taxes

Project Office

- Communication

- Coordination

- Follow-up

Regional transport provision programme for sustainable travel

Best practise

  • Contract process

  • Model contracts

  • Standards

  • The KnowledgeBoost

  • - Think tanks

  • Management courses

  • - R & D


New legislation and a national project to double collective transport in sweden1

New legislation and a national project to double collectivetransport in Sweden

  • The new act governs public transport by rail, by tram, underground and on the road. It enters into force on 1 January 2012. News:

  • Strategic decisions under new political responsibility - competent authorities = ”regional public bodies”: Public service obligations (PSO) must be expressed and manifested in a separate decision prior to the award procedure.

  • More transparency in the decision-making process - following the EU directive 1370/2007

  • Procurement of services to follow procedures for service contracts or service concessions

  • No exclusive rights

    • Collectivetransport operators may provide local and regional public passenger services without limitations

    • Collectivetransport operators must meet some basic requirements

      • Be part of a national information system and must announce their entry into the market before commencing operations as well as their exit


New legislation and a national project to double collective transport in sweden

New legislation – overall process

Regional public transport authority

Transport provision programme

Public service obligation

Contract

Free market access


New legislation and a national project to double collective transport in sweden

Goodexamples – moreto come

http://www.svenskkollektivtrafik.se/fordubbling/Engelska/Watch-the-film-about-the-Doubling-project/


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