Contents (2008 - 610)
Rail Safety (General) Regulation 2008
19 Application for accreditation
For the purposes of section 38 (2) (d) of the Act, an application for accreditation must contain the following information:(a) the following identification details of the applicant:(i) the applicant’s name,(ii) the applicant’s registered business name, and trading name if that is different to the registered business name,(iii) the applicant’s ACN or ABN, if applicable,(iv) the applicant’s residential address or, in the case of a corporation, the address of the registered office or the principal place of business of the corporation,(b) the name and contact details of a person who has been appointed by the applicant to deal with any queries that the ITSRR may have in relation to the application,(c) if the applicant is accredited under a corresponding law, a copy of the notice of accreditation,(d) in the case of a rail infrastructure manager who does not own the rail infrastructure, documentary evidence that the applicant has, or will have, a statutory or contractual right to use the rail infrastructure or to control, or provide, access to it,(e) in the case of a rolling stock operator, documentary evidence that the applicant has, or will have, effective management and control of the operation or movement of rolling stock on rail infrastructure for a particular railway,(f) a description of the operational assets, or classes of operational assets, that the applicant intends to use or manage in the operations for which the application is made, including any stations, signal and train control centres, rolling stock for service and maintenance activities and signalling systems,(g) a description of the safe working systems that the applicant intends to use in the operations for which the application is made,(h) in addition to the requirements of section 38 (2) (c) of the Act, if the applicant is also seeking accreditation under a corresponding law, details of where, and in respect of what, the application for accreditation was made,(i) if electrified railway tracks will be used, details of the electrification,(j) a description of the applicant’s fatigue management program,(k) a description of the applicant’s drug and alcohol management program,(l) details of the consultation undertaken by the applicant in relation to the applicant’s safety management system, including:(i) who was consulted, and(ii) when and how the consultation occurred, and(iii) the results of the consultation,(m) if the applicant is a corporation, evidence that the application has been submitted to and endorsed by its board of directors (in the case of a company within the meaning of the Corporations Act 2001 of the Commonwealth) or its governing body (in any other case).(n) if the applicant is an unincorporated body, evidence that the application has been submitted to and endorsed by its governing body,(o) if any of the activities that it is intended to carry out under the accreditation sought are to be carried out by any other person on behalf of the applicant:(i) the name and contact details of each such person, and(ii) details of the activities that it is intended that the person will carry out on behalf of the applicant.