The Department for Infrastructure as RE will be responsible for the data input process and ensuring that the information recorded in the NVR is accurate. The role of the RE is therefore purely administrative in nature.
The European Commission requires to be notified of Registration Entities (RE) which are responsible for the keeping and updating of the NVR in Northern Ireland. The NVR will register and record details of all rail vehicles which are operated in NI. Its format and content, together with other requirements for its establishment, are set out in EC Decision 2007/756/EC (“the Decision”).