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Determined appeals under the Network Code

Under Part M of the Network Code, parties can appeal to ORR against determinations made by the relevant panel of the Access Disputes Committee which it considers to be wrong or unjust because of a serious procedural or other irregularity.

Details of appeals made under the under Railways Infrastructure (Access and Management) Regulations 2005 are available separately.

The documents in the tables below are available for download as Adobe Acrobat PDF files.

Appeals by DB Schenker Rail (UK) Limited and GB Railfreight Limited against Access Dispute Adjudication Panel determination ADA05
GB Railfreight's notice of appeal 26 April 2011
DB Schenker's notice of appeal 27 April 2011
ORR letter confirming appeals will be heard 17 May 2011
ORR letter confirming appeals will be heard 12 May 2011

Appeals by Network Rail Infrastructure Limited against Timetabling Panel determination TTP210
Network Rail’s appeal to ORR in respect of TTP210 22 Dec 2011
Network Rail's Notice of Appeal (Week 9) 13 May 2008
Network Rail's application for an Interim Order for Week 9 Possessions 13 May 2008
ORR's Interim Order for Week 9 Possessions 15 May 2008
ORR letter on process for dealing with appeals of TTP210 19 May 2008
Network Rail's Amended Notice of Appeal (Week 9) 19 May 2008
Network Rail's Notice of Appeal (Weeks 10-14) 20 May 2008
Network Rail's application for an Interim Order for Weeks 10-14 Possessions 20 May 2008
ORR's Interim Order for Weeks 10-14 Possessions 23 May 2008
Network Rail's Amended Notice of Appeal (Weeks 10-14) 27 May 2008
ORR letter on process for dealing with appeals of TTP210 29 May 2008
Network Rail's application for an Interim Order for Weeks 15-21 Possessions 6 Jun 2008
ORR's Interim Order for Weeks 15-21 Possessions 10 Jun 2008
ORR decision to hear the appeals of TTP210 13 Jun 2008
Network Rail's application for a fourth Interim Order and to adjourn hearing 13 Jun 2008
ORR letter on the process for dealing with fourth Interim Order application 13 Jun 2008
ORR's Interim Order for all possessions after Week 21 and order to adjourn hearing 26 Jun 2008

Appeals by GB Railfreight Limited and DB Schenker Rail (UK) Limited pursuant to condition J13.3 and Part M of the Network Code against determination ADA05
ORR determination 5 July 2011
Appeals by West Coast Trains Limited against Timetabling Panel determinations TTP337, 359 and 382
West Coast Trains Limited Notice of Appeal and TTP determination 9 Feb 2011
ORR final determination 18 Mar 2011

Appeal by Network Rail Infrastructure Limited against Access Disputes Panel determination ADP40
Network Rail's Notice of Appeal 14 Dec 2009
Network Rail's application for an interim order 14 Dec 2009
First ScotRail's response to Network Rail's Notice of Appeal 21 Dec 2009
Letter to Network Rail granting an extension to the deadline for a Final Notice of Appeal 22 Dec 2009
ORR's appeal validity letter to the parties 13 Jan 2010
First ScotRail's further representations 19 Jan 2010
ORR timetable proposals and further questions to the parties 21 Jan 2010
ORR timescale finalisation 25 Jan 2010
Hearing transcript 23 Apr 2010
ORR determination and determination letter 12 May 2010
ORR's directions and Directions explanatory note 15 July 2010

Appeal by First ScotRail Limited against Timetabling Panel determination TTP317
First ScotRail Notice of Appeal 8 Jan 2010
ORR's appeal validity letter to the parties 13 Jan 2010
ORR timetable proposals and further questions to the parties 21 Jan 2010
ORR timescale finalisation 25 Jan 2010
Hearing transcript 23 Apr 2010
ORR determination and determination letter 12 May 2010
ORR's directions and Directions explanatory note 15 July 2010

Appeal by DB Schenker Rail (UK) Limited against Access Dispute Panel determinations ADP42 and ADP44
DBS Notice of Appeal 18 Dec 2009
ADP determination  
ORR letter to parties 24 Dec 2009
DBS representations 8 Jan 2010
Network Rail representation 8 Jan 2010
DRS representations 8 Jan 2010
ORR letter 14 Jan 2010
DRS further representations 1 Feb 2010
Network Rail further representations 1 Feb 2010
DBS further representations 12 Feb 2010
ORR determination 30 Mar 2010

Appeal by Wrexham, Shropshire and Marylebone Railway Company Limited (WSMR) against Timetabling Panel Determination TTP244
Transcript of Hearing held 14 May 2009  29 Jun 2009
ORR's second determination 29 Jun 2009
WSMR's Notice of Appeal 29 Sep 2008
Network Rail's representations 11 Nov 2008
WSMR's reply to Network Rail's representations 27 Nov 2008
Network Rail's answer to WSMR's reply 18 Dec 2008
ORR's covering letter and first determination 23 Feb 2009

Appeals under the Network Code - Appeal by First ScotRail Limited against Timetabling Panel Determination TTP242
First ScotRail's Notice of Appeal 7 Nov 2008
Determination 11 Dec 2008

Appeal by Network Rail Infrastructure Limited against Access Dispute Panel determination ADP31
ORR's determination 29 Sep 2008
Network Rail Notice of Appeal 10 Apr 2008
First Greater Western response 27 May 2008

Appeals by Network Rail Infrastructure Limited and Freightliner Heavy Haul Limited against Access Dispute Panel determination ADP23
Network Rail's Notice of Appeal 10 Sep 2007
Freightliner Heavy Haul's notice of appeal 12 Sep 2007
ORR's determination 16 Jan 2008

Network Rail Infrastructure Limited's appeal against the decision of the Access Disputes Panel ref:20
ORR's determination 4 Oct 2007
First Great Western's response 30 May 2007
Network Rail's Notice of Appeal 18 Apr 2007

First Capital Connect Limited's appeal against the decision of the Access Disputes Panel made on 15 December 2006
ORR's Determination 27 Jul 2007
Transcript of Hearing 11 Jun 2007
Appellant's Submission Letter 15 Dec 2006
First Capital Connect's Notice of Appeal 15 Dec 2006

English Welsh and Scottish Railway Limited and Freightliner Heavy Haul Limited's appeal against determination TTP102 of the Timetabling Panel made on 6 September 2006
ORR's determination 2 Feb 2007
Network Rail's respondents notice 30 Oct 2006
Further information provided by EWS 30 Oct 2006
Network Rail's initial response 3 Oct 2006
Freightliner Heavy Haul Ltd notice of appeal 20 Sep 2006
EWS's notice of appeal 20 Sep 2006

Grand Central Railway Company Limited's appeal against the decision of the Timetabling Panel made on 4 October 2006
ORR's determination 24 Oct 2006
Grand Central's response 16 Oct 2006
GNER's response 16 Oct 2006
Network Rail response 16 Oct 2006
ORR's letter inviting representations on the appeal 13 Oct 2006
Letter from Grand Central 11 Oct 2006
Email from Access Disputes Committee 10 Oct 2006
Grand Central's notice of appeal 10 Oct 2006

Network Rail Infrastructure Limited's appeal against Access Dispute Panel determination ADP14
ORR's determination 11 Aug 2006
Parties' joint submission 17 May 2006
First/Keolis Transpennine Limited's response 8 May 2006
Network Rail's notice of appeal 28 Apr 2006

Freightliner appeal against Acess Disputes Panel determination ADP10
ORR's decision on Whether to hear the appeal under Network Code Condition M4 28 Oct 2005
Further information provided by Freightliner 30 Sep 2005
Network Rail's further comments 11 Oct 2005
Network Rail's initial view of the appeal 5 Sep 2005
Freightliner original appeal notice 22 Aug 2005

Silverlink appeal against 2004/05 Local Output Commitments (LOC)
ORR Determination on Silverlink LOC 30 Nov 2005
Network Rail Respondent's Notice covering letter 3 May 2005
Network Rail Respondent's Notice 3 May 2005
Silverlink Notice of Appeal covering letter 15 Mar 2005
Silverlink Notice of Appeal 15 Mar 2005

Determination of an appeal by English Welsh & Scottish Railway Limited against a determination of the Network and Vehicle Change Committee regarding the proposed removal of Ruscombe Loop (Ref. NV58)
Press notice 31 Jan 2005
Determination 31 Jan 2005

Network Rail Infrastructure Limited - v - Great North Eastern Railway Limited [2003]  RR 2
Press notice 22 Jun 2004
Judgment 21 Jun 2004
Statement by the Rail Regulator 31 Mar 2003
Transcript of hearing 18 Sep 2002
Supplementary material used in this case 30 Mar 2007

Network Rail Infrastructure Limited -v- Eurostar (UK) Limited [2003] RR 1
Judgment 6 Mar 2003
Press notice 6 Mar 2003
Transcript of oral hearing 11 Oct 2002
Skeleton argument of Network Rail Infrastructure Limited (then called Railtrack PLC) (appellants)  
Skeleton argument of Eurostar (UK) Limited (respondents)  

Last updated: 6 June 2012

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