FOI request detail

Freedom of Information request - DLR Current Fleet Availability

Request ID: FOI-1234-2223
Date published: 06 September 2022

You asked

Dear Docklands Light Railway Limited, I would like to request details of your current fleet availability. Specifically relating to any vehicles that have been out of service for 8 weeks or more, either permanently withdrawn from traffic or awaiting repairs. Could you please provide me with the vehicle number, the reason the vehicle is out of service, the date the vehicle last ran in traffic and the projected date for a return to service.

We answered

Our ref: FOI-1234-2223/GH

Thank you for your request received by Transport for London (TfL) on 17 August 2022 asking for information about the Docklands Light Railway fleet.

Your request has been considered under the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and our information access policy. I can confirm that we do hold the information you require. Please see the table below:
Vehicle NumberReason out of serviceDate out of serviceExpected return to service date
39Multiple defects and missing components13/05/2016No return to service
98Accident damage05/07/2019No return to service
88Electrical damage04/03/2020No return to service
102Hollow shaft / parts to replace 08/03/202216/12/2022
93Motor defect23/06/202223/09/2022

If this is not the information you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact me.

If you are not satisfied with this response please see the attached information sheet for details of your right to appeal.

Yours sincerely

Graham Hurt
FOI Case Officer
FOI Case Management Team
General Counsel
Transport for London

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