TCDD's Name Change Claims Description

The Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD), found the statement regarding the news that he would change the name of the Enterprise Directorate General.


Some media and social media accounts, the name of the General Directorate of the General Directorate of TCDD has been reported that the name of the ”Rail Regulatory General Directorate Genel to be included in the following explanations were considered necessary.

With the 1-162 year history, the name of the General Directorate of TCDD, which is among the most established institutions of our country, has not changed.

2- H General Directorate of Railroad Regulatory Affairs Düzenleme was established with the Decree Law on the Organization and Duties of the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, 01 / 11 / 2011.

3-Turkey About Liberalization of Railway Transport of 24 / 04 / 2013 date and 6461 Law No. Railway Infrastructure Operator configured as "TCDD Directorate General" Enterprises and as the name on the Transportation and Infrastructure Ministry is continuing its unchanged activity.

Ği General Directorate of Turkish State Railways ”and inde General Directorate of Rail Regions sayılı are listed as separate entities as announced in the Presidential Decree 4-1 and as shown in the website of the Ministry's website.



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