Rail Environmental Benefit Scheme

Type of subsidy Financial subsidies programs on exploitation
Type of actions granted Use of intermodal services
Amount awarded
(or saved in case of tax exemption)
The amount depends on the environmental benefit of the modal shift calculated on the basis of standard rates
Other relevant information A comparable scheme is available for bulk
Type of subsidy Rail
Type of goods subsidised all
Origins / Destinations subsidised Great Britain
Operators subsidised all
Duration validity of the scheme March 31st 2010

Contact

Department for Transport [Government Department]
England:
Freight Grants Team,
Zone2/24
Great Minster House
76 Marsham Street
London SW1 4DR

Wales:
Welsh Assembly Government
Transport Wales
Cathays Park
Cardiff CF1 3NQ

Scotland:
Scottish Executive, Bus, Freight and Roads Division
Victoria Quay
England:
44 (0)20 7944 6847 or
44 (0)20 7944 6848 or
44 (0)20 7944 2477

Wales:
44 (0) 29 2082 6169

Scotland:
44 (0) 13 1244 0575