Rail regulation: Network Rail’s outputs and funding for 2019 to 2024

DfT’s response to the Office of Rail and Road’s consultation on plans for the regulatory framework for Network Rail from 2019 to 2024.



This letter comments on the Office of Rail and Road’s (ORR) proposed approach to regulation during the period 2019 to 2024 (through the process known as the periodic review 2018, or ‘PR18’). The letter gives an outline of DfT’s priorities for the railway to improve outcomes for passengers and freight shippers.