Competition consultations

Our competition consultations and conclusions.

ORR’s approach to monitoring and reviewing markets
Last updated: 30 Jan 2017
Consultation on our proposed guidance regarding our approach to monitoring and reviewing markets.


Retail market review conclusions
Last updated: 5 Oct 2016
The Retail Market Review (the Review) is focused on who sells tickets, what tickets are sold, where and how tickets are sold, and the ticket format.


Consultation on our approach to the enforcement of competition law in the railways sector
Last updated: 14 Mar 2016
We have sought views on proposed guidance regarding our approach to the enforcement of competition law in the railways sector.


Deep Sea Container rail transport services - ORR consultation on modified commitments proposal
Last updated: 27 Nov 2015
Consultation on modified commitments proposed by Freightliner Group Limited and Freightliner Limited (Freightliner) to address competition concerns in relation to Freightliner’s conduct in the relevant markets for the provision of Deep Sea Container rail transport services between certain ports and key inland destinations in Great Britain.


Consultation on commitments proposed by Freightliner to address competition concerns
Last updated: 1 Oct 2015
Consultation on commitments proposed by Freightliner to address ORR's competition concerns.


Review of the Rolling Stock Leasing Market Investigation Order 2009
Last updated: 16 Feb 2015
This consultation offers the opportunity to provide the Office of Rail Regulation with your views on the operation of the Rolling Stock Leasing Market Investigation Order 2009.


Retail market review - consultation on the potential impacts of regulation and industry arrangements and practices for ticket selling
Last updated: 31 Oct 2014
How regulation and industry practices and arrangements for ticket selling are facilitating choice and promoting investment and innovation in the best interests of passengers.


Retail market review for selling tickets
Last updated: 21 Mar 2014
The purpose of the review is to consider how current regulation and industry arrangements and practices within the retail market are facilitating choice and, in particular, promoting investment and innovation in the best interest of passengers.


Real time train information - findings from our review
Last updated: 28 Feb 2013