4720 Rail Passenger Transport

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Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC)
Reference period
2006 (Revision 2.0)

4720 Rail Passenger Transport

This class consists of units mainly engaged in operating railways (except tramways) for the transportation of passengers over short and long distances.

Primary activities

  • Commuter rail passenger service
  • Metropolitan rail passenger service
  • Monorail operation
  • Rail passenger transport service


Units mainly engaged in

  • operating tramways for the transportation of passengers are included in Class 4622 Urban Bus Transport (Including Tramway);
  • operating passenger railway terminals or stations are included in Class 5299 Other Transport Support Services n.e.c; and
  • operating railways as a tourist attraction (scenic railways) are included in Class 5010 Scenic and Sightseeing Transport.
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