Regulatory Service for Railway Transport and for Brussels Airport Operations

Regulatory Service for Railway Transport and for Brussels Airport Operations

The Regulatory Service for Railway Transport and for Brussels Airport Operations is the economic regulator for the Belgian railway (the “supervising body” according to the legal terminology) and for the Brussels Airport operations (the “economic regulatory authority” according to the legal terminology).

 

Generally speaking, the Service has the following missions:

  • To supervise the market;
  • To guard the interests of the users and the general public interest;
  • To advise.
 
 

News

    Rail - Market Monitoring Belgian Railways 2017 / October 2018

    The Regulatory body has examined the evolutions and market developments for freight and passenger traffic. We correspondingly investigated the competitiveness of railway undertakings, also with...

    Service facilities - charges for access to railway stations / August 2018

    The Regulatory body has issued a decision related to certain charges levied by SNCB to Railway undertakings for access to railway stations or services provided in the railway stations. The...

Airport

The Regulatory Service has the following missions: 

  • Approval and follow-up of quality charters
  • Approval and folluw-up of airport charges
  • Approval and follow-up of a Service Level Agreement with ground handling companies
  • Supervision of the conclusion of a service level agreement with the Air Navigation Service Provider
  • Dictating the content of the terms of use of Brussels Airport

Railway

The Regulatory Service has the following missions
  • A mission to offer advice
  • A mission of monitoring
  • A mission concerning administrative handling of disputes
  • A mission concerning the handling of complaints