FOI request detail

Beckton DLR depot

Request ID: FOI-2968-1819
Date published: 28 February 2019

You asked

The DLR provide a “taxi on demand” service for their staff to travel the 800m from Gallions Reach DLR station to their Beckton depot, which is well served by three bus routes, with a stop outside the station and one outside the depot.. Can you tell me please: 1 How much was spent providing this service in 2018? 2 Why is the service provided?

We answered

TfL Ref: FOI-2968-1819

Thank you for your email received by Transport for London (TfL) on 6 February 2019.

Your request has been considered in accordance with the requirements of the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and our information access policy.  You asked:

  1. How much was spent providing this service in 2018?

     

  2. Why is the service provided?

We do not hold this information. We pay Keloids Amey Docklands(KAD) to operate the service. Any information regarding how the operational staff get to and from work and how much it costs is held by KAD and not TfL. We do not get charged specifically for this.

Please see the attached information sheet for details of your right to appeal.

Yours sincerely

Eva Hextall

FOI Case Officer

FOI Case Management Team

General Counsel

Transport for London

 

The DLR provide a “taxi on demand” service for their staff to travel the 800m from Gallions Reach DLR station to their Beckton depot, which is well served by three bus routes, with a stop outside the station and one outside the depot..

Can you tell me please:

  • 1How much was spent providing this service in 2018?

     

  • 2Why is the service provided?

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