Consultation outcome

Regulating Network Rail: overall framework for control period 6

This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has now published its response to this consultation on the overall framework for regulating Network Rail.

Original consultation


Seeks views on how Network Rail will be regulated in railway control period 6.

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Consultation description

The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) is consulting on how we propose to regulate Network Rail in railway control period 6 (CP6). Our aim is to:

  • put an increasing focus on regulating each of Network Rail’s route businesses
  • encourage closer working between Network Rail and operators
  • make greater use of comparison between routes
  • strengthen our regulation of Network Rail’s system operator function
Published 28 July 2017
Last updated 2 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Consultation outcome published.
  2. First published.