NAO called in over Metronet collapse
Watchdog to investigate London Underground PPP contract
An NAO spokesman confirmed that the body was currently ‘monitoring and
gathering information’ ahead of a full scale inquiry into events surrounding
According to the paper, NAO chief John Bourn confirmed the probe would take
place in a letter to shadow transport secretary Theresa Villiers.
The scope of his investigation will only be decided once the future of
Metronet’s contracts had been resolved.