TA20 Section 1 - Rule 6 Amendment

Effective from Effective to Number Year Operator Issued
08/01/2022    27  2022  GEN  08/01/2022 
 
Amendments to TA20 ARTC Code of Practice for the Victorian Main Line Operations - Section 1 General Rules

Commencing 0001hrs on Sunday 06/02/2022, ARTC will bring into use on the ARTC Network, changes to the TA20 ARTC Code of Practice for the Victorian Main Line Operations, Section 1 General Rules.

The amended Section 1 General Rules, version 3.0 dated 06 February 2022 is available on the ARTC website located at:

https://www.artc.com.au/customers/operations/rules-procedures/vic/ta20/

The amendments to Section 1 are associated with Rule 6 Reporting and Responding to a Condition Affecting the Network (CAN) item d. Warning Rail Traffic. The Rule has been amended to provide for the use of electronic transmission of CAN Warning information from Network Control to Rail Traffic Crews. Where electronic transmission is available, the Rail Traffic Crew will receive the Warning via the In Cab Equipment (ICE radio).

All users of the ARTC Network affected by the changes, must make themselves familiar with the content of the revised edition of TA20 ARTC Code of Practice for the Victorian Main Line Operations, Section 1 General Rules prior to the implementation date of Sunday 06/02/2022.

Authorised by: Operations Interface NSW, Interstate Network.