Edinburgh Tram (Line One) Bill


Outcome: E

The principal objective of the Bill is to authorise the construction and operation of a tram line in Edinburgh. The line will form a loop from St Andrews Square, along Leith Walk to Leith, west to Granton, south to Haymarket and back to St Andrews Square along Princes Street.

Current Status of the Bill

Royal Assent 8 May 2006

Introduction of the Bill

Introduced on 29 January 2004

Bill as introduced:

Accompanying documents:

For information on the tram project:


Environmental Statement


Research Briefings on Bill

SPICe briefings

Objection period

Objection period: 30/01/2004 to 29/03/2004

Preliminary Stage


Edinburgh Tram (Line One) Bill Committee Official Report from:

Subordinate Legislation Committee Official Report from

Subordinate Legislation Committee Report

44th Report, 2004

Preliminary Stage Report (Edinburgh Tram (Line One) Bill Committee) published on 16 February 2005

Chamber Proceedings at Preliminary Stage:

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