Network Rail access


If a railway operator wants to access the Network Rail’s infrastructure, they have to apply to us for a track access agreement with Network Rail. 

Current track access applications

The latest documents relating to track access applications we are currently considering.

Track access decisions

This section contains decisions we have made since 2020. 

Consolidated agreements

A consolidated (or conformed) agreement is a document incorporating all approved amendments to the existing approved agreement.

Network Rail’s Network Code

The rules behind the contractual relationship between train operating companies and freight operating companies to run their trains on Network Rail infrastructure.