Here you'll find all our publications, reports, determinations and statements. 

Asset management independent reports

1 December 2023
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.

Consumer Expert Panel

1 December 2023
Our Consumer Expert Panel provides independent advice to help us fulfil our vision of making the rail industry better for current and future consumers.

Monitoring Network Rail train service performance

29 November 2023
Those that use the railway rely on both Network Rail and train operators to run a punctual and reliable train service. Our remit is to ensure that Network Rail is doing all that is reasonably practicable to deliver its contribution.

Interoperability authorisations

23 November 2023
Details of all the new, major, upgraded or renewed infrastructure or rolling stock projects we have authorised into service since 2019.

Consolidated agreements

21 November 2023
A consolidated (or conformed) agreement is a document incorporating all approved amendments to the existing approved agreement. We do not approve these consolidated agreements, they are provided by Network Rail for reference purposes only to provide an overview of the current terms of the contract.


20 November 2023
View and apply for current vacancies at the Office of Rail and Road.

Workforce management information

10 November 2023
Workforce information is sent to the Cabinet Office regularly and it includes the number of staff by grade, payroll and non-payroll.

Board meeting minutes

8 November 2023
ORR's board meets around ten times a year (monthly except August and December).

PR23 final determination explained

3 November 2023
For the five years from April 2024, Network Rail plans to spend £43.1 billion operating, maintaining and renewing Britain’s railways.

Responses to RAIB reports 2019

1 November 2023
Our responses to the Rail Accident Investigation Branch (RAIB) in relation to their recommendations published in 2019.

Periodic review 2023: draft determination

31 October 2023
Consultation on our assessment of Network Rail’s plans with respect to its operation, support, maintenance and renewal of the national rail network in control period 7.