Legal Form

Legal Form

The Management Board of the Alpine-Western Balkan Rail Freight Corridor has decided to take the legal form of an independent legal entity – Economic Interest Grouping (EIG) according to Slovenian law.

Governance Structure

Executive Board
According to Regulation 913/2010, the Executive Board is composed of the representatives of the authorities of the Corridor Member States. The Executive Board of AWB RFC is composed of the representatives of the relevant ministries of Austria, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia and Bulgaria.

Management Board
According to Regulation 913/2010, the Management Board is composed of the representatives of infrastructure managers along the Corridor. The Management Board of AWB RFC is composed of the representatives of ÖBB-Infrastruktur AG (Austria), SŽ–Infrastruktura, d.o.o. (Slovenia), HŽ Infrastruktura d.o.o. (Croatia), Infrastruktura železnice Srbije a.d. (Serbia) and National Railway Infrastructure Company (Bulgaria).

Advisory Groups
In accordance with the Corridor’s Action Plan, the AWB RFC Terminal Advisory Group (TAG) and Railway Undertaking Advisory Group (RAG) are set up.

The advisory groups enable the interested railway undertakings and terminal managers to take part in consultations and provide their input to the Corridor management structures.

Working Groups

  • Coordination Group
  • WG Marketing and Communications
  • WG Infrastructure & Interoperability
  • WG Capacity, Operations & Performance