Approvals and statements of responsibilities
Our boards have a number of different key responsibilities as part of ensuring effective compliance and operations for the company
Matters reserved for board approval
This policy document sets out the matters which can only be decided by the boards of Network Rail Limited and Network Rail Infrastructure Limited (the companies).
Statements of responsibilities
It is the role of the chair of the board to run the board and be responsible for its effectiveness in all aspects of its role.
The chief executive is responsible for running the company’s business and is accountable and reports to the board.
As members of the unitary board each non-executive director has the responsibility to contribute to the collective leadership of the company by the board.
The SID has specific responsibilities to complement and support the roles of the chair and the chief executive.