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Local authority requirements

What you need to know to get started. Find guidance and support material tailored to your needs.

How to get help

NaPTAN stop data support

The DfT is offering a free service whereby local authorities can get in contact with to request a spreadsheet that contains potential NaPTAN corrections for the areas that you are responsible for.

Timetables solution suppliers

Excel TransXChange Tool N/A
GRM Mapping Timetables
Transmach TM 500 and TM 920 Timetables
Elydium Timetables
Omnibus Timetables
Ticketer Timetables
Shuttle ID - BOD Package AVL
Create Fares Data Service Fares
Mentz Timetables
Optibus Timetables
Trapeze Timetables
Systra Timetables
Vix Technology Timetables
InfoRox AVL
Ticket Technology - Tixiom Handheld and Ezifare Handheld AVL
Go Swiftly - Monotrome AVL
Rise DM - Next Stop Driver Timetables
Vectare - VecTive AVL
Parkeon Flowbird AVL
Rewire Security AVL

Bus location solution suppliers

Parkeon Flowbird

Fares solution suppliers

Many ETM suppliers are developing NeTEx output solutions for their customers. Speak with your ETM supplier about their developments and how they align with your requirements.

Transport for the North (TfN) are developing the Fare Data Build Tool, that will allow operators to create their own NeTEx fares data, please contact for more information.

Contact for:

  • Request TxC tool support or creation from DfT
  • Support using the Fare Data Build tool
  • Technical and publishing issues on BODS
  • Create an operator account
  • Enquiries about the Bus Open Data Program
  • Feedback on the service
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