Issue details

West Midlands Rail Collaboration Agreement

West Midlands Rail is required to negotiate a renewed collaboration agreement with the Department for Transport.
The purpose of the Agreement is to ensure meaningful local democratic influence over the operation and development of the rail network in that area and in particular to enable the Parties to collaborate on the running of rail services in that area for the benefit of passengers and the regional economy.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/05/2021

Decision due: 8 Jul 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Transport and Planning

Lead director: Executive Director for Communities

Department: Communities Directorate

Contact: Victoria Mumford, Principal Transport Planner Email:


Agenda items


  • West Midlands Rail Collaboration Agreement