Major objectives of the policy are as follows:
Non-Governmental Railway Private Line: Private entity acquires land and makes the investment in the line and can declare it as Non-Government Railway. Usually used for freight, but can be used in Railways.
BOT – Annuity: Construction risk is assigned to concessionaire and all direct and indirect risks are assigned to authority
BOT: Concession awarded through competitive bidding, for a period of 25 years.
Customer Funded: Railways pays up to 7% of the amount invested through freight rebate, till the funds provided by the project beneficiary are recovered with interest
Joint Venture: Forming a JV with equity participation through Expression of Interest.