ORR careers

"A warm welcome to the Office of Rail and Road."

ORR protects the interests of rail and road users, improving the safety, value and performance of railways and roads today and in the future.

We are here to ensure the rail network operates safely, reliably and provides value for taxpayers and customers. As Highways Monitor we are responsible for monitoring Highways England's management of the strategic road network – the motorways and main 'A' roads in England.

About us

Find out more about us at the independent safety and economic regulator for Britain's railways and monitor of Highways England.

Working at ORR

We have nearly 300 highly skilled professionals located in Birmingham, Bristol, Glasgow, London, Manchester and York.

Our people

To achieve our priorities, our employees are highly skilled and passionate about promoting safety and value in Britain’s railways and monitoring performance and efficiency of Highways England.

When you join ORR

Once you have accepted your new role with the Office of Rail and Road we would like to make sure you have all the information you need before you start with us.


We are currently recruiting for an Associate Director, Information Management, Facilities and Service Development, and an Economist.