About this projectNew railway chord to connect Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations. The new line will traverse the River Irwell from Manchester (Liverpool Road) and across into Salford (Trinity Way, Ordsall)
What happens next
The application is expected to be submitted to the Planning Inspectorate Q1 2013.
After receipt of the application, there will be 28 days to review the application and decide whether or not to accept it.
If the application is accepted, we will advise the timescales when interested parties can register to make a representation.
If the application is accepted, we will:
- Publish all the application documents on this project page
- Publish the date from which you will be able to register to put your case on the application
- Publish the date on which registration will close.