83 Maintenance of crossings

(1)

At a level crossing, the licensed access provider for the railway line concerned must form, surface, and maintain the carriageway at the level crossing on the railway line, and the road controlling authority for the road concerned must form, surface, and maintain the approaches to the level crossing.

(2)

If a road crosses over a railway by means of a bridge, the road controlling authority for the road must maintain the bridge.

(3)

If a railway line crosses over a road by means of a bridge, the licensed access provider for the railway line must maintain the bridge.

(4)

If a road and railway line both use the same bridge, the relevant road controlling authority and the relevant licensed access provider must jointly maintain the bridge.

(5)

The duties imposed by this section are subject to any agreement between the road controlling authority and the licensed access provider.

Compare: 1992 No 111 s 8