A lot of detail goes into our work – it’s why we publish regular updates and make them available to all

In this section you can find publications, reports and resources that give the full picture on what we’re doing or planning to do, how we’re doing it and why.

You’ll find not only the most important documents we’re required to publish, but information that we want to share as part of our commitment to transparency.

Key publications

Enhancements Delivery Plan

This is the companion to the Delivery Plan for CP6 and the most recent update was published in Sept 2019. It details the outputs and milestones for every programme in England and Wales that has passed a decision to deliver. Download the Enhancements Delivery Plan (PDF)

An Enhancements Delivery Plan for Scotland is published separately.

Speeches, letters and industry presentations

View and download recent speeches and more

Find out more about how we work, and what we do

  • You can visit our regulatory and licensing section for more details about how we’re performing, as well as the licences and regulations under which we operate.
  • Our financial section contains information about our financial performance, regulatory accounts and incentive plans.
  • Visit our About Us section to find out more about how we're organised.

There’s a lot more to discover –  if there’s something else you’d like to know, you can always get in touch.

The Williams Review

Network-Rail-response-to-March-2019-Williams-Review-evidence-papers
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The Williams Rail Review was established in September 2018 to look at the structure of the whole rail industry and the way passenger rail services are delivered.

It is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to improve outcomes for passengers, freight users and taxpayers.

In the document above, you can read our response to the review’s March 2019 evidence papers.

You can also read more about the Williams Review at the GOV.UK website.

Control Period 5: strategic documents

This list comprises a number of regulatory publications produced throughout CP5.

Network Rail response to ORR draft determination
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(CP5) Strategic business plan for England and Wales
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(CP5) Strategic business plan for Scotland
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Response to ORR re final determination
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Network Rail's Delivery Plan for Control Period 5
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Enhancements improvement programme
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The Hendy Report
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Further resources and reading

There's lots more information available. If you'd like to know more about what we're planning on the railway near you, take a look at our route pages, where you'll find route utilisation strategies and specifications which show how we're planning improvements at a local level.

If you want to know how we work to predict and plan for future demands on the railway network, then our long term planning process page has all the information you're looking for; whilst if it's a flavour of the major schemes of work that we're delivering across Britain, then take a look at some of our key projects.