17. Other Financial Commitments - Rail
Transport Scotland is committed to pay an income stream to Network Rail in accordance with the Deed of Grant and to First Scotrail under the Franchise Agreement.
Network Rail - The current control period for Network Rail runs from April 2009 to March 2014.
First Scotrail - During 2008-09 Scottish Ministers extended the First Scotrail Franchise by 3 years to 2014.
The total amount charged to the Transport Scotland Statement of Comprehensive Net Expenditure in respect of these schemes is:
The amounts due under these contracts in the following year, analysed between those periods where the commitment expires are:
|Network Rail||First Scotrail||Total|
|Expiry within 0-12 months||291,000||464,800||755,800|
|Expiry within 1 to 2 years||283,500||541,700||825,200|
|Expiry within 2 to 5 years||0||0||0|