As safety and economic regulator of the rail industry and monitor of National Highways, we work with rail infrastructure companies, safety organisations and the British, Scottish and Welsh governments.
The rail infrastructure in the UK is complex and comprises of a number of different bodies. We are the health and safety regulator for the UK’s mainline network and for a number of other forms of transport that run on rail.
Road infrastructure providers
National Highways maintains, renews, operates and improves the strategic road network – the motorways and main 'A' roads in England.
A summary of the different government bodies we work with as part of our role as the safety and economic regulator of Britain's railways.
A summary of the different safety bodies we work with as part of our role as the safety and economic regulator of Britain's railways.
As the safety and economic regulator of the rail industry and National Highways' monitor, we work with a number of organisations in the railway industry.
Agency agreements and MoUs
We have agency agreements and memoranda of understandings with different government departments and agencies.
UK Regulators' Network
The UK's economic regulators have joined together in the UK Regulators' Network (UKRN) to ensure effective cooperation between sectors.
We welcome the opportunity to share expertise with countries throughout the international community.