Work on Track (NWT)

Work on Track (NWT) Rules prescribe the Network requirements for undertaking activities in the Rail Corridor, and mandate the ways to plan for and achieve the separation of rail traffic from people working on or about track.

Work on Track (NWT) document status page can be found here.

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PDF FileNWT Units combined
  • Description: This document is a combined file of current NWT Units. NWT 300 to NWT 318.
  • Effective Date: Sat, 28 Oc
  • Version: 1.1
  • Description: This document describes the requirement for planning work in the Rail Corridor.
  • Effective Date: Sat, 29 Ap
  • Version: 8.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for authorising, issuing and using a Local Possession Authority (LPA).
  • Effective Date: Sat, 29 Ap
  • Version: 8.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for authorising, issuing and using a Track Occupancy Authority (TOA).
  • Effective Date: Sat, 29 Ap
  • Version: 9.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for authorising, issuing and using a Track Work Authority (TWA).
  • Effective Date: Sat, 29 Ap
  • Version: 7.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for working in the Danger Zone using Absolute Signal Blocking (ASB) to exclude rail traffic from a portion of track.
  • Effective Date: Sat, 28 Oc
  • Version: 8.1
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for working in the Danger Zone using Lookouts or an ATWS as the safety measure.
  • Effective Date: Sat, 29 Ap
  • Version: 7.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for recording and notifying changes to the Network due to the installation or removal of infrastructure.
  • Effective Date: Sat, 29 Ap
  • Version: 5.0
PDF FileNWT 314 Work trains
  • Description: This document describes the rules for operating work trains.
  • Effective Date: Sat, 29 Ap
  • Version: 5.0
PDF FileNWT 316 Track vehicles
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for operating track vehicles.
  • Effective Date: Sat, 29 Ap
  • Version: 7.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for work that affects traction return currents or track-circuits.
  • Effective Date: Sat, 29 Ap
  • Version: 4.0

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