Railways Act, 2008

Section 39: (1) A railway licence shall specify whether the company is to operate the railway as a common carrier or as a private carrier.(2) A company which operates as a private carrier is exempt from compliance with sections 64 to 72 and 75 to 84.(3) A company which intends to operate wholly or in part on the railway of another company or on a railway in which ownership is vested in the Authority must include in its application for a railway licence, (a) a list showing those portions of the railway lines which belong to the other company or which are vested in the Authority, and(b) a copy of a written agreement authorising the railway company to use those portions of the railway.

Procedures to Follow

Not Avaiable

Responsible Institution

Ministry of Railways Development

Valco Dr, Accra

Relevant Forms to Download

Not Available

Fees / Charges

Not Avaiable