The Independent Transport Safety Regulator (ITSR)
ITSR is an independent statutory authority of the NSW Government. Its principal objective is to facilitate the safe operation of railway operations in NSW.
Under a service level agreement with the Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator (ONRSR), ITSR provides specific functions and services including operation of the NSW Branch Office of ONRSR and performance of a range of regulatory compliance and enforcement activities.
ITSR also monitors, reviews and evaluates matters relating to the safe operation of railway operations in NSW and provides independent advice to the NSW Minister for Transport as appropriate.