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  1. Department for Transport 2022-23

    Overview Departmental overview

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    This overview has been produced to support the Transport Select Committee in its examination of the Department for Transport’s spending and performance.

  2. DVLA Annual Report & Accounts 2022-23

    Report Financial audit

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    The C&AG has released his annual report on the Driver & Vehicle Licensing Agency’s collection of Vehicle Excise Duty.

  3. HS2: update following cancellation of Phase 2

    Work in progress

    Summer 2024

    Following the announced changes to HS2, this report will examine how DfT and HS2 Ltd are approaching their management of costs and benefits on key areas of the programme.

  4. Investigation into the East West Rail project (Oxford – Cambridge)

    Report Value for money

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    Government needs to ensure its growth plans for Cambridge are aligned with its £6-7bn investment in a new regional railway (East West Rail, Oxford to Cambridge), so it can maximise the economic benefits of the line, a new report by the National Audit Office says.

  5. Rail reform: the rail transformation programme

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    The reforms set out in government’s rail transformation plans are facing delays, and there remain long-standing issues with the rail sector that need to be addressed, such as its financial sustainability and service to passengers.

  6. The condition and maintenance of local roads in England

    Work in progress

    Spring 2024

    This study will examine the condition of local roads in England and the Department for Transport’s approach to funding their maintenance. An industry survey estimated the one-time catch-up cost to clear the backlog of maintenance issues in England would cost £12.1 billion and take 11 years to complete.

  7. Active Travel in England

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    Our report assesses the government’s progress delivering its ambition to increase rates of walking, wheeling and cycling.

  8. Investigation into the management of backlogs in driving licence applications 

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    The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency has been processing standard driving licences at normal levels following the backlog that resulted from the COVID-19 pandemic, but there are still delays in applications from drivers with medical conditions, according to the National Audit Office.

  9. Department for Transport Departmental financial overview 2020-21

    Overview Financial overview

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    A summary of the Department for Transport spending in 2020-21, focusing on key messages from the Department’s Annual Report and Accounts, and providing insights which can be used to improve financial scrutiny.

  10. High Speed Two: Euston

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    The government should use the two-year pause on new construction work at HS2 Euston to develop a design that is affordable, deliverable and value for money, according to a new National Audit Office report.

  11. Crossrail – a progress update

    Report Value for money

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    This report makes recommendations for Crossrail Ltd and the programme sponsors as Crossrail nears completion.

  12. Departmental Overview 2019-20: Department for Transport

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    A summary of the Department for Transport spending in 2019-20, its major areas of activity and performance, and the challenges it is likely to face in the coming year, based on the insights from our financial audit and value for money work.

  13. The Transpennine Route Upgrade Programme

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    This study will assess whether the Department and Network Rail’s are in a position to deliver the Transpennine Route Upgrade successfully.

  14. Transport accessibility to local services: a journey time tool

    Report Interactive visualisation

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    Examining transport accessibility to key local services in England About this tool Local public transport provision influences how people can access the services they need, including healthcare, education, employment, leisure and business facilities. The Department for Transport (DfT) and other organisations have identified that investment in local transport supports economic growth, helps build sustainable communities […]

  15. Departmental Overview: Department for Transport 2019

    Overview Departmental overview

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    The NAO is publishing a suite of Departmental Overviews, one for each government department and a selection of cross-government issues, to assist House of Commons Select Committees and Members of Parliament.