Freight Britain

8 February 2019
By Gordon Herbert, Track Access Manager (Freight).

Freight terminals

Do you want to establish a freight terminal? This page will help you with the things you need to know. Licensing The operator of the freight terminal operator will probably need a network licence exemption. See our licensing section. Connection contracts The facility owner will normally need a connection to the national rail network though some new terminals connect via another party's

Access for freight operators

The documents contained below provides guidance and the application form for track access by freight operators. Industry standard Model Contracts are included as well as details of General Approvals for track access and ports and terminals which cover situations where you may enter or amend contracts without needing to apply to us for specific approval. For guidance on how to apply for a track