Appointment of the Chair of the ORR Contents


1 Introduction

Pre-appointment hearings

Posts subject to pre-appointment hearings by the Transport Committee

2 Background to the post



The role of the Chair

3 The recruitment process

4 The candidate

5 Our questioning

6 Conclusion

7 Appointments by the Department for Transport

Appointment which are subject to pre-appointment hearings

Nine years without a pre-appointment hearing for Chair of the ORR

Conclusions and recommendations

Appendix 1: Role of the Chair of the Office of Rail and Road

Appendix 2: Curriculum Vitae of Declan Collier BA. (Mod), MSc. Econ.


Formal minutes


List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament

Published: 7 November 2018