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Transport Committee

Commons Select Committee

The Transport Committee is nominated by the House of Commons to scrutinise the Department for Transport. Its formal remit is to hold Ministers and Departments to account, and to investigate matters of public concern where there is a need for accountability to the public through Parliament. It is chaired by Huw Merriman MP. You can follow the Committee on Twitter @CommonsTrans

These pages only show information for this committee from the start of 2020 onwards. Earlier information can be found on the previous version of the UK Parliament website.

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Reports, special reports and government responses

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First Report - Zero emission vehicles
Inquiry Zero emission vehicles and road pricing
Committees Transport Committee
HC 27
Report
Seventh Report - Safe return of international travel?
Work Global Travel Task Force (Non-inquiry session)
Committees Transport Committee
HC 1341
Report
Response to this report
Fourth Special Report - Safe return of international travel? Government Response to the Committee’s Seventh Report of Session 2019–21
HC 489
Government Response
Sixth Report - Trains fit for the future?
Inquiry Trains fit for the future?
Committees Transport Committee
HC 876
Report
Response to this report
Third Special Report: Trains Fit for the Future? Government Response to the Committee’s Sixth Report of Session 2019–21
HC 249
Special Report

Oral evidence transcripts

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22 September 2021
Work Work of the Secretary of State for Transport (Non-inquiry session)
Witnesses Rt Hon Grant Shapps MP (Secretary of State at Department for Transport), and Department for Transport
Committees Transport Committee
Oral Evidence
21 September 2021
Inquiry Airlines and airports: supporting recovery in the UK aviation sector
Witnesses Heathrow Airport, Gatwick Airport Ltd, Easyjet, and British Airways
Committees Transport Committee
Oral Evidence
15 September 2021
Work Decarbonising transport (Non-inquiry session)
Witnesses Department for Transport, and Department for Transport
Committees Transport Committee
Oral Evidence
RSM0119 - The roll-out and safety of smart motorways
Witnesses Mike Rawson
Committees Transport Committee
Written Evidence
EVP0152 - Zero emission vehicles and road pricing
Witnesses Electromobility UK
Committees Transport Committee
Written Evidence
RSM0118 - The roll-out and safety of smart motorways
Witnesses West Midlands Police
Committees Transport Committee
Written Evidence

Contact us

Please note: The Transport Committee examines policy issues relating to the Department for Transport and its associated bodies. It is unable to investigate, or adjudicate on, individual cases.

  • Email: transcom@parliament.uk
  • Phone: General enquiries: 020 7219 6094/ Text relay: 18001 020 6094/ Media enquiries: 020 7219 8211
  • Address: Transport Committee, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA/ Twitter: @CommonsTrans