Applying for permissions, certificates or authorisations


We grant health and safety permissions and approvals to railway operators. There is detailed guidance on how to apply.

See the following web pages for more information on each of the main areas where a legal approval may be needed from us.

Health and safety certificates issued

The safety certificates listed below relate to ROGS (The Railways and Other Guided Transport Systems (Safety) Regulations 2006).

Health and safety enforcement notices and prosecutions

Details of our legal notices, which include improvement and prohibition notices, and prosecutions.

Transport and Works Act Orders

If you need to consult us on a draft Transport and Works Act Order please contact us via our customer correspondence team in the first instance.