Who we work with

As the safety and economic regulator of the rail industry and Highways England’s monitor, we work with the central and devolved administrations, infrastructure companies, safety bodies and other companies in the transport industry.

How the rail industry works - an overview.

Railway networks

The rail infrastructure in the UK is complex and comprises of a number of different bodies. We are the health and safety regulator for the UK’s mainline network and for a number of other forms of transport that run on rail.

Government

A summary of the different government bodies we work with as part of our role as the safety and economic regulator of Britain's railways.


Safety bodies

A summary of the different safety bodies we work with as part of our role as the safety and economic regulator of Britain's railways.

Industry organisations

As the safety and economic regulator of the rail industryand Highways England’smonitor, we work with a number of organisations in the railway industry.

Agency agreements and MoUs

We have agency agreements and memoranda of understandings with different government departments and agencies.

UK Regulators' Network

The UK's economic regulators have joined together in the UK Regulators' Network (UKRN) to ensure effective cooperation between sectors.