The Network Statement, which is a basic document of IMs, lays down the conditions and procedures related to the access and use of open access rail network (in terms of charges and rail related services as well). Content of the Network Statement has been regulated by Annex IV. of Directive 2012/34/EU.
Chapters of Network Statement:
- General information
- Description of infrastructure
- Use of the open access railway network
- Capacity allocation
- Services and charges
- Operational rules
- Service facilities
Further details of its content have been outlined by the Network Statement and CID working group of RailNetEurope.