About Us


What is NIMS?

The National Information and Monitoring System (NIMS) has been established for the generation of appropriate and effective information to enable safety performance to be monitored and measured, for benchmarking , for maintaining institutional memory, and for use as a tool for decision making by both the RSR and the railway industry


The NIMS online system allows you to:

  • Receive instant feedback from the RSR regarding applications.
  • Communicate directly with RSR staff dealing with your permit application
  • Reduce the time it takes to complete and submit applications because NIMS will system will pre-populate the permit applications with data and documents that is stored in the system
  • Simplify the permit application process by updating only necessary information- no need to re-submit the same information every year!
  • Reduce your administration burden on all rail related administrative operations
  • Store all your documents and permit information in one central repository, and
  • View and track your entire application history for all Permit types from any computer.

NIMS supports the following common internet browsers:

  • Internet Explorer 9+
  • Google Chrome latest version
  • FireFox latest version
  • Safari latest version

For the recommended browser please click here

Minimum screen resolution supported by NIMS is :1024 x 768

NIMS contains mapping components that are provided by Leaflet.
The map data is copyright of © OpenStreetMap contributors and is licensed under the Open Data Commons Open Database License (ODbL).
The cartography is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 license (CC-BY-SA).