Office of Rail and Road

A non-ministerial department, also called ORR

Known as the Office for Rail Regulation from 5th July 2004. Renamed to its current title on 1 April 2015 following the passage of the Infrastructure Act 2015, when the ORR gained responsibility for monitoring highways.

196 requests
Train Driver Psychometric Assessment Retests
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Train Driver Candidate on .

Awaiting classification.

Good afternoon, Thank you for your enquiry regarding psychometric testing for train driver candidates.   When ORR processes train driving licence a...
Newhaven Marine station usage statistics.
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Brian Davis on .

Information not held.

Dear Brian Davis   Thank you for your email of 11 December 2021 in which you requested usage statistics for Newhaven Marine station for the years...
SWR disruptions
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Taylor Willis on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr Willis   I write further to my email of 11^th November.   With regards to your first question please see refer to our [1]data portal....
The use of private email/messaging for official business
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Jack Kennedy on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr Kennedy   Thank you for your email of 27 November.   As a point of clarity in relation to your request, we have taken executive direct...
RAIB Recommendations
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Rachael Venables on .

Refused.

Dear Ms. Venables,   Thank you for your request of 18^th October for information on the progress made in implementing the RAIB recommendations int...
"Gear Change", Government Policy on Cycling 2020
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Anthony F Clarke on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr. Clarke,   I refer to your request of 22^nd February for copies of correspondence with National Highways related to “Gear Change”, which h...
ATP decision letters since May
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Doug Paulley on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr. Paulley,   Thank you for your request dated 18^th December 2021 for copies of all ATP decision letters issued since 6th May 2021, which h...
Passenger flows - financial year 19/20
Response by Office of Rail and Road to owen on .

Refused.

Dear Mr O’Neill   Thank you for your email of 8 February requesting information about the number of journeys made to/from every station pair durin...
Publication of ORR Board minutes
Response by Office of Rail and Road to J Taylor on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear J Taylor   Thank you for your request of 17 February 2022 in relation to the processing of your request (Ref FOI/0985). We have considered yo...
Number of Potholes reported / spend
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Sean Pring on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Pring,   Thank you for your email of 8 August, requesting UK data on the number of potholes or damage to the road surface reported per mon...
TfL appeal and complaint in re. Heathrow rail infrastructure
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Mr Ng on .

Partially successful.

Dear Sir /Madam,   Thank you for your request of 17^th October for information held by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) in relation to the appeal...
Malicious email volume
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Rebecca Moody on .

Refused.

Dear Rebecca Moody   Thank you for your email of 11 November 2021 requesting information about malicious emails sent to the Office of Rail and Roa...
ORR Board minutes
Response by Office of Rail and Road to J Taylor on .

Partially successful.

Dear J Taylor   I am sorry if you found our earlier answer unclear or insufficient.    You asked: 1) Please can you provide a summary of the...
Dear Mr Killick,   Thank you for your request of 15^th June 2021 for details of contacts made by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) with Stonewall...
Dear Mr Meyts   Thank you for your email of 16 May 2021 requesting information in relation to ORR’s site visit to the North Dorset Railway Trust’s...
Royal Oak RI Report
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Hugh Wells on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr. Wells,   We will try to accommodate your request when next in the office.    We have not returned to the office ‘full time’ as yet, so...
Rolling stock information.
Response by Office of Rail and Road to L. N. Rhodes on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Rhodes,   Thank you for your request of 23^rd February 2021 for information regarding the blueprints/schematics or plans that include meas...
Costs of relocating to Canary Wharf
Response by Office of Rail and Road to John Smith on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Smith,   Thank you for your request of 18^th October 2020 for information regarding additional cost to ORR staff for relocating to ORR off...
Management of Physical Records
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Michael Acton on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Acton,   Thank you for your request for information of 18^th January 2021 in relation to the management of physical records by the Office...
Suspending Catering GWR
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Jay on .

Long overdue.

Thank you for your email which has been received by the Customer Correspondence Team at the Office of Rail and Road (ORR). This is an automated respo...
ORR Board papers
Response by Office of Rail and Road to J Taylor on .

Partially successful.

Dear J. Taylor,   I refer to your email of 8^th November 2020, requesting future Board meeting dates for the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) and cop...
Dear Mr. Baxter,   Thank you for your further enquiry of 24^th December 2020, regarding archived Passenger Usage statistics for 2003- 04.   Th...
West Drayton railway station lease
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Chris Hogan on .

Successful.

Dear Mr. Hogan,   I write in response to your request of 23^rd September 2020, for information pertaining to the station lease for West Drayton st...
Highways England annual assessment
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Jack Pease on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr. Pease,   I write in response to your request for information dated 28^th July 2020, regarding the accuracy of the air quality spend figures...
Dear Mr Craig   Thank you for your email of 5 September 2020 requesting a copy of the Ministry of Transport’s 1926 memorandum on tramways and ligh...

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