Train Working (NTR)

Train Working (NTR) Rules prescribe the Network requirements for operating trains and track vehicles, including the maintenance of train integrity, and management of equipment defects by Operators, Train Crews and Track Vehicle Crews.

Train Working (NTR) status page can be found here.

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pdfNTR Combined units
  • Description: This document is a combined file of current NTR Units. NTR 400 to NTR 434.
  • Effective Date: Sun. 24 Mar. 2019
  • Version: 1.3
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for protecting rail traffic.
  • Effective Date: Sat. 29 Apr. 2017
  • Version: 3.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for ensuring that trains are fit to travel.
  • Effective Date: Sun. 30 Sep. 2018
  • Version: 3.1
pdfNTR 404 Using brakes
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for using brakes safely.
  • Effective Date: Sat. 29 Apr. 2017
  • Version: 3.0
pdfNTR 406 Using lights
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for using lights for identification and warning.
  • Effective Date: Sun. 30 Sep. 2018
  • Version: 4.1
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for using whistles.
  • Effective Date: Sat. 29 Apr. 2017
  • Version: 4.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for responding to train equipment failure during travel.
  • Effective Date: Sun. 24 Mar. 2019
  • Version: 3.2
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for dealing with damaged vehicle wheels, suspension equipment, drawgear, and overheating axle box bearings and defective traction.
  • Effective Date: Sun. 30 Sep. 2018
  • Version: 3.1
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for dealing with defective vehicles.
  • Effective Date: Sun. 30 Sep. 2018
  • Version: 3.1
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for dealing with disabled rail traffic.
  • Effective Date: Sun. 30 Sep. 2018
  • Version: 3.1
pdfNTR 418 Yard limits
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for safe movement of rail traffic within yards.
  • Effective Date: Sun. 30 Sep. 2018
  • Version: 6.1
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for making safe shunting movements.
  • Effective Date: Sun. 30 Sep. 2018
  • Version: 3.1
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for safe shunting of trains at intermediate sidings.
  • Effective Date: Sun. 30 Sep. 2018
  • Version: 4.1
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for making safe propelling movements.
  • Effective Date: Sun. 30 Sep. 2018
  • Version: 5.1
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for dealing with overdue rail traffic.
  • Effective Date: Sat. 29 Apr. 2017
  • Version: 3.0
pdfNTR 428 SAFE Notices
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for using SAFE Notices.
  • Effective Date: Sat. 29 Apr. 2017
  • Version: 4.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for using Train Operating Conditions (TOC) Waivers.
  • Effective Date: Sat. 29 Apr. 2017
  • Version: 4.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for protecting activities associated with in-service rail traffic.
  • Effective Date: Sun. 30 Sep. 2018
  • Version: 3.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for using Automatic Train Protection (ATP) onboard equipment.
  • Effective Date: Sun. 24 Mar. 2019
  • Version: 1.0

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