Infrastructure and Regional Development
The Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator (ONRSR) is an independent body corporate established under the Rail Safety National Law (South Australia) Act 2012. The primary objectives of the ONRSR are to encourage and enforce safe operations and to promote and improve national rail safety. The ONRSR was established in July 2012 and commenced operations on 20 January 2013, and now has responsibility for regulatory oversight of rail safety law in the jurisdictions of New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, Tasmania, the Northern Territory, the Australian Capital Territory, and Western Australia.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    K. National Law Bodies

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Rail Safety National Law 2012

  • Classification

    C. Other

  • Creation Date

    2 July 2012

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