Service facilities - Common principles for granting exemptions

9 January 2019

In order to avoid disproportionate burdens for operators of service facilities with minor importance, Regulation (EU) 2017/2177 on access to service facilities and rail-related services foresees a possibility for regulatory bodies to exempt service facility operators from some of the provisions of this Regulation.  At the level of IRG-Rail, the regulatory bodies developed common principles for granting these exemptions. This document can be found here. At this moment the document is only available in English, translations to Dutch and French will be provided as soon as possible.