MD1310 Cashless Buses

Type of decision: 
Mayoral decision
Code: 
MD1310
Date signed: 
03 February 2014
Decision by: 
Boris Johnson MP (past staff), Mayor of London

Executive summary

TfL proposes to remove payment by cash on TfL’s bus services in 2014. This paper sets out the results of the consultation which considered this proposal and provides TfL’s response to the consultation and the mitigation measures it proposes to accompany the removal of cash payment.

Taking into account the outcome of the consultation exercise and the proposed mitigation measures, the Mayor is asked to approve TfL’s recommendation to:

a) remove payment by cash on TfL’s bus services; but

b) subject to confirmation that the key mitigation measures set out in this paper are in place in summer 2014.

Part 1: Non-confidential facts and advice