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.

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Reasons for disruption from SWR
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Mr A D on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr A D,   Thank you for your request for information about South Western Railway’s performance statistics since it took over franchise from S...
Dear Mr Paulley   I write further to my email of 14^th June regarding your request for information:   Are rail replacement buses and coaches s...
Thanks. For the avoidance of doubt, I'm not asking for any personal information to be provided - an appropriate level of redactions would be accepta...
Internal documents on the Cotswold Line
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Adrian Beney on .

Awaiting response.

Dear Mr. Beney,   Thank you for your request of 3^rd July and further email of 6^th July for correspondence  with the Department for Transport on...
Reliability on the Cotswold Line in 2018
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Adrian Beney on .

Awaiting response.

Dear Mr. Beney,   Thank you for your request of 3^rd July and further email of 6^th July for information on the reliability and performance levels...
Employer’s liability claims
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Jon Brownhill on .

Successful.

Dear Mr. Brownhill,   Thank you for your request of 1^st June regarding Employer’s liability claims settled by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) in...
Riddor statistics
Response by Office of Rail and Road to A Brakespear on .

Successful.

Dear A Brakespear   Thank you for your request of 24 May for the number of incidents recorded in and around Longport station in the last 3 years....
Information about EMD
Response by Office of Rail and Road to A Brakespear on .

Successful.

Dear A Brakespear   Thank you for your two requests of 24 May. We have now considered these under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000...
Road information in the last five years
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Katie Herridge on .

Information not held.

Dear Ms Herridge,   Thank you for your request for information dated 26th February seeking data on car journeys for the past five years.  Your reque...
Emergency additional station stops
Response by Office of Rail and Road to John Davidson on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Davidson   Thank you for your email of 24 May asking whether train operators can have trains stop at additional stations.   There are...
Station Staffing
Response by Office of Rail and Road to TJ.Roberts on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Roberts,   Thank you for your request for the number of railway stations with staffed ticket offices, their locations, operators and openi...
SPADs by TOC
Response by Office of Rail and Road to C. Jones on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr. Jones,   Thank you for your enquiry dated 10th December requesting information on SPADs  by  TOCs between 2010 and 2017.   We have consid...
Short formed trains
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Andrew on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Ball,   Thank you for your email of 30^th April.   Please note that we are treating it as a general enquiry as it is not a Freedom of...
Rail Line Closures
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Jim Hardaker on .

Refused.

Dear Mr Hardaker   Thank you for your request of 18 February for a summary of rail closure proposals submitted to ORR since 1 January 2010. We hav...
Station skipping statistics
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Gareth Dennis on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr Dennis,   Thank you for your request for information for statistical data on Train Operating Companies (TOCs ) failing to stop at intermed...
Dear Luca, Thank you for your request for information about sub-threshold delays between GTR and Network Rail, including dwell times at stations and...
Routes and stations that have Driver Controlled Operation
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Doug Paulley on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Paulley   I write further to your Freedom of Information request regarding routes and stations at which Driver Controlled Operation (DCO) is...
Level Crossing Orders for Chesterton LC
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Owen Dunn on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Dunn,   Thank you for your request of 18th February 2018 for a copy of all level crossing orders for Chesterton Junction (Fen Road) level...
Dear Mr Johnson   Thank you for your email of 6 February asking questions about the rules surrounding railway enthusiasts taking video/photographs...
Risk associated with train dispatch
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Richie Veitch on .

Refused.

Dear Mr Veitch   I write further to my email of 12^th January.   I can confirm that ORR holds information of the description specified in your req...
Dear Mr Veitch   I write further to my email of 12^th January and your request concerning Driver Controlled Operation (DCO).   I can confirm that...
ERP Systems
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Mary Soper on .

Successful.

Dear Ms Soper   Thank you for your email of 27 November information about enterprise resource planning systems at the Office of Rail and Road. We ha...
Causes of signalling equipment failure
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Josh Comley on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Comley, Thank you for your e-mail of 25th August, requesting information on signalling equipment failures for 2011 between Brighton and London...
Compliance choice: RVAR2010 or PRM-TSI?
Response by Office of Rail and Road to Doug Paulley on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Paulley   I write further to my email of 20^th November.   Guidance on rail accessibility is available on our website at [1]http://orr.gov...
Dear Mr Thomas   Thank you for your email of 16^th October to my colleague Keith Atkinson.   I also acknowledge receipt of  your email of 27^th...

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