We grant licences to operators of railway assets and approve access to the railway track, stations and depots.
We are currently migrating the contents of the the public register to a new database that will improve it's ease of use and accessibility. The new system will be available by April 2014.
If you have any queries, please contact the Information centre.
Copies of approved licences, access contracts and associated documents are placed on our electronic public register.
There is no charge to access the database and all documents on the register can be downloaded free of charge.For further details about the information we make public please refer to our publication scheme.Last updated - 7 February 2014