Rail network, franchising, procurement, trains and stations, passenger experience, ticketing and fares, safety and security, accessibility, Crossrail and interoperability.


  1. Report an accident or incident

    Use form RAIB N1 to report details of an accident or incident involving railway staff

  2. Monthly bulk notification form

    Use form RAIB N2 to complete your monthly return

Guidance and regulation

  1. Check the HS2 route

    Check maps to find out the proposed routes of the High Speed 2 (HS2) rail network - Phase 1, Phase 2a and 2b

  2. RAIB's response to accident and incident notification
  3. East Midlands franchise 2018: invitation to tender
  1. Railway byelaws

    • Guidance
    • Department for Transport
  2. HS2 contract opportunities

    • Guidance
    • High Speed Two (HS2) Limited
See all guidance and regulation

News and communications

  1. HS2 launches plans for unprecedented ‘green corridor’ stretching alongside the railway

    • High Speed Two (HS2) Limited
    • Press release
  2. £8 million of extra HS2 funding to benefit local communities and woodlands between Birmingham and Crewe

    • Department for Transport and High Speed Two (HS2) Limited
    • News story
  3. Delay repay compensation: letter to train operating companies about making prompt payments to rail passengers

    • Department for Transport
    • Correspondence
  4. EU Transport Council 7 June 2018

    • Department for Transport
    • Written statement
See all news and communications


  1. HS2 Greatmoor Railway Sidings: Transport and Works Act order

    • Department for Transport
    • Decision
  2. Passenger rail usage, January to March 2018: passenger, journeys and revenue

    • Office of Rail and Road
    • National statistics
  3. HS2 Phase One planning forum: heritage subgroup meeting minutes 2018

    • High Speed Two (HS2) Limited
    • Transparency
  4. Heavy rail fleet accessibility compliance: Eversholt Rail Group Class 365

    • Department for Transport
    • Research
  5. Heavy rail fleet accessibility compliance: Eversholt Rail Group Class 455

    • Department for Transport
    • Research
See all transparency