Themes

UITP key advocacy topics:

Market
• Implementation of regulation on Public Service Obligations
• EU competition policy
• Modernisation of public procurement
• Liberalisation of conventional rail markets and the review of the PSO regulation (4th Railway Package)

Passenger
• Smart urban mobility solutions
• Passenger rights, accessibility
• Urban ITS, multimodal travel information systems, integrated ticketing

Environment
• Deployment of alternative fuels infrastructure
• Reduction of GHG emissions from urban buses
• Internationalisation of external costs (road charging)

Technical
• Rail standardisation and harmonisation (ERA)
• Standardisation of urban rail systems (CEN / CENELEC / ETSI, ISO / IEC / ITU)
• Noise regulation for buses
• Electrification of urban mobility