Track access applications and decisions

Track access decisions

10 February 2021
This section contains decisions we have made since 2019. For older decisions, please see our decisions library. All approved agreements and subsequently approved amendments to track access decisions are held on our public register.

Public register

3 August 2020
We grant licences to operators of railway assets and approve access to the railway track, stations and depots. Copies of approved licences, access contracts and associated documents are placed on our electronic public register.

Current track access applications

5 June 2020
This section contains the latest documents relating to track access applications we are currently considering. This may include application forms, draft agreements, any related documents and responses we make public.

Core Valley Lines (CVL)

7 February 2020
This page contains all Core Valley Lines (CVL) track access application consultations, decisions, consolidated agreements, and the CVL charging framework. It also contains information on the CVL Network Code, including details of any approved modifications to the Code, and our consultations on a network licence for the operator of the network.

Transport for London appeal under regulation 29 and complaint under regulation 30 of the Railways Infrastructure (Access and Management) Regulations

2 June 2016
Transport for London (TfL) has made the above appeal and complaint (the appeal) to ORR.In general terms, TfL requests that we make various determinations and issue various directions in relation to the terms on which Heathrow Airport Limited (HAL) will grant access to the Heathrow rail infrastructure (the Heathrow Spur).The detailed terms of TfL's requests are set out in its appeal documents.TfL’s

Regulation 29 appeal by DBS for access and services at Freightliner Southampton Maritime Terminal

2 November 2015
Reg 29 appeal by DBS for access and services at FL Maritime TerminalApplication formAppendix 1Appendix 2Appendix 3aAppendix 3bFreightliner's representationsAppendix 1Appendix 2Appendix 3Appendix 5Appendix 7DBS's representationsAnnex to DBS representationsFL emailORR DecisionDisclosureORR Initial considerationFL reps on disclosure -19 May 2015FL further reps -01 July 2015ORR letterDBS letterDBS