Safe railways for Australia

Notification of change


A notification of change is required when the proposed change is within the scope and nature of a rail transport operator’s (RTO) permitted railway operations, as specified in the Notice of Accreditation. If the proposed change is outside the scope or nature of the accreditation, then the RTO is required to submit a variation of accreditation.

Regulation 9 of the Rail Safety National Law National Regulations 2012 details the types of changes that require a notification of change.

All notifications of change must be submitted to ONRSR using the Notification of Change to Railway Operations Form. Further information regarding notification of change is available in the Notification of Change Policy and the Notification of Change Fact Sheet.

For all enquiries relating to notifications of change, please contact operations@onrsr.com.au or phone 08 8406 1500.

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Last updated: 14 November 2017