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.
Our strategic business plan: A better railway for a better Britain. The railway in Britain is crucial to the prosperity of the country It connects people with jobs, goods with markets and stimulates economic growth....
We own and operate the railway infrastructure in England, Wales and Scotland on behalf of the nation. Here we look at what we do, how we are governed, how we are funded and our strategy...
We’re delivering the biggest transformation of Britain’s railway in 150 years. Our Railway Upgrade Plan is well underway, but it’s all part of an in-depth planning process between us, the Government, and consultation with industry...
The annual return reports on our achievements, developments and challenges during the year and on progress during the control period. It is the primary means by which we report progress in delivering outputs established in the...
Replanning Network Rail’s investment programme: a report from Sir Peter Hendy to the Transport Secretary (Nov 2015). Network Rail is investing in the biggest programme of railway modernisation since the Victorian era. This is an ambitious investment...
All the key things you need to know about us in a one page summary. We own, operate and develop Britain’s railway infrastructure; that’s 20,000 miles of track, 30,000 bridges, tunnels and viaducts and the...
How we’re making it happen
Using public funds effectively to develop an enhanced rail network for you can be a complicated task. That's why we plan carefully to ensure we deliver our work safely and successfully.
Speeches, letters and industry presentations
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.
- Explore what we’re doing to deliver a better railway for Britain by reading our plans for the future.
There’s a lot more to discover – if there’s something else you’d like to know, you can always get in touch.
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.