Economic regulation

Holding Network Rail to account

23 March 2021
How we will hold Network Rail (including routes, the System Operator (SO), and other relevant business units) to account against the network licence.

Benchmarking of Network Rail’s costs

15 March 2021
This page presents our cost benchmarking analysis of Network Rail's costs. It covers the analysis we undertook in different periodic reviews as well as reports we produced as part of our regular monitoring of Network Rail’s cost performance.

Channel Tunnel

19 February 2021
Information on the terms of access to the Channel Tunnel.

Enhancements independent reporters reports

7 January 2021
Network Rail's network licence includes a condition providing for independent experts (reporters) to be appointed by the network operator (Network Rail), to provide ORR with advice on different aspects of Network Rail’s performance.