Date lodged: 22 November 2018
To ask the Scottish Government whether investment decisions regarding rail infrastructure are made jointly by ScotRail and Network Rail in the ScotRail Alliance.
Answered by: Michael Matheson 6 December 2018
In line with the Rail Enhancements & Capital Investment Strategy, published in March 2018, the Scottish Government generally makes rail infrastructure investment decisions.
Such decisions take account of comprehensive advice from the Scottish rail industry, including Network Rail Scotland and ScotRail.