Office of Rail Regulation (ORR)

Category: Non-ministerial department

The Office of Rail Regulation (ORR) is the independent safety and economic regulator for Britain's railways. It is responsible for ensuring that railway operators comply with health and safety law. It regulates Network Rail's activities and funding requirements, regulates access to the railway network, licenses the operators of railway assets and publishes rail statistics. ORR is also the competition authority for the railways and enforces consumer protection law in relation to the railway.

ORR is a non-ministerial department of the Department for Transport

http://www.rail-reg.gov.uk/

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National Rail Enquiry Service
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Public performance measure (PPM)
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Public performance measure (PPM) measures the number of trains reaching their final destination 'on time'. On time is defined as within five minutes for regional and London and South...
 
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Average age of rolling stock
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Fares
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Rail complaints
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Freight moved
Office of Rail Regulation
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Rail infrastructure
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Signals passed at danger (SPADs)
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Government Procurement Card (GPC) figures from the Office of Rail Regulation
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Details of transactions in excess of £500 purchased using a Government Procurement Card (GPC).
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Railway Performance, usage and safety data (unpublished)
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Monitoring data and statistics to formulate statistics on a wide range of issues including performance, usage and safety
 
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Peak crowding and passenger demand
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