Basic contractual documents

The basic contractual documents which the CIT have drawn up concern the relationship between the customer and the carrier and between the carriers themselves. They mainly consist of general terms and conditions, specimen contracts and checklists designed to facilitate drawing up agreements and contracts.

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Amendment 4 to the GTC sub-contract
Amendment 4 to the GTC sub-contract
Jan. 1, 2017

Amendment 4 to the GTC sub-contract

Document containing the pages of the GTC sub-contract replaced by the amendment No 3.

6 pages

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Amendment 4 to the GTC sub-contract

Document containing the pages of the GTC sub-contract replaced by the amendment No 3.

6 pages

GTC sub-contract
GTC sub-contract
Jan. 1, 2017

General Terms and Conditions Applying to Contracts for Sub-contracting the Carriage of Freight Traffic (GTC sub-contract)

The GTC sub-contract govern the contractual relationships between carriers and undertakings acting as substitute carriers.

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2006/Edition 1 January 2017

6 pages

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General Terms and Conditions Applying to Contracts for Sub-contracting the Carriage of Freight Traffic (GTC sub-contract)

The GTC sub-contract govern the contractual relationships between carriers and undertakings acting as substitute carriers.

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2006/Edition 1 January 2017

6 pages

Boilerplate Rail-Sea Traffic Contract
Boilerplate Rail-Sea Traffic Contract
July 1, 2016

Boilerplate Contract for the Carriage of International Freight Traffic by Rail and Sea

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2016

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Boilerplate Contract for the Carriage of International Freight Traffic by Rail and Sea

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2016

GTC-CIM
GTC-CIM
July 1, 2006

General Terms and Conditions of Carriage for International Freight Traffic by Rail (GTC-CIM)

The GTC-CIM govern the contractual relationship between carriers and customers for consignments subject to the CIM Uniform Rules or in those cases agreed by all the parties to the contract.

Applicable with effect from: 1 July 2006

4 pages

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General Terms and Conditions of Carriage for International Freight Traffic by Rail (GTC-CIM)

The GTC-CIM govern the contractual relationship between carriers and customers for consignments subject to the CIM Uniform Rules or in those cases agreed by all the parties to the contract.

Applicable with effect from: 1 July 2006

4 pages

GTC Rail-Sea traffic
GTC Rail-Sea traffic
Jan. 1, 2015

General Terms and Conditions Applying to Joint-contracting for Rail-Sea Freight Traffic (GTC Rail-Sea traffic)

 

Applicable with effect from 1 January 2015

12 pages

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General Terms and Conditions Applying to Joint-contracting for Rail-Sea Freight Traffic (GTC Rail-Sea traffic)

 

Applicable with effect from 1 January 2015

12 pages

GTC EurAsia
GTC EurAsia
July 1, 2014

General Terms and Conditions of Eurasian carriage by rail (GTC EurAsia)

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2014

8 pages

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General Terms and Conditions of Eurasian carriage by rail (GTC EurAsia)

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2014

8 pages

Customer Agreement Checklist
Customer Agreement Checklist
July 1, 2014

Checklist for drawing up Customer Agreements for International Freight Traffic by Rail (Customer Agreement Checklist)

Boiler-plate clauses and a commentary to facilitate drawing up customer agreements.

Applicable with effect from 1 June 2007/Edition 1 July 2014

27 pages (including 6 appendices)

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Checklist for drawing up Customer Agreements for International Freight Traffic by Rail (Customer Agreement Checklist)

Boiler-plate clauses and a commentary to facilitate drawing up customer agreements.

Applicable with effect from 1 June 2007/Edition 1 July 2014

27 pages (including 6 appendices)

Claims Handling Agreement Checklist
Claims Handling Agreement Checklist
July 1, 2014

Checklist for Drawing up Agreements for Handling Claims for International Freight Traffic by Rail (Claims Handling Agreement Checklist)

Boiler-plate clauses and a commentary to facilitate drawing up agreements on the handling of claims.

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2011/Edition 1 July 2014

22 pages (including appendices)

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Checklist for Drawing up Agreements for Handling Claims for International Freight Traffic by Rail (Claims Handling Agreement Checklist)

Boiler-plate clauses and a commentary to facilitate drawing up agreements on the handling of claims.

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2011/Edition 1 July 2014

22 pages (including appendices)

GTC joint contract
GTC joint contract
July 1, 2014

General Terms and Conditions Applying to Joint-contracting for Freight Traffic (GTC joint contract)

The GTC joint contract govern the contractual relationships between several undertakings acting together as successive carriers.

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2006/Edition 1 July 2014

5 pages

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General Terms and Conditions Applying to Joint-contracting for Freight Traffic (GTC joint contract)

The GTC joint contract govern the contractual relationships between several undertakings acting together as successive carriers.

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2006/Edition 1 July 2014

5 pages

GTC sub-contract
GTC sub-contract
July 1, 2014

General Terms and Conditions Applying to Contracts for Sub-contracting the Carriage of Freight Traffic (GTC sub-contract)

The GTC sub-contract govern the contractual relationships between carriers and undertakings acting as substitute carriers.

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2006/Edition 1 July 2014

6 pages

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General Terms and Conditions Applying to Contracts for Sub-contracting the Carriage of Freight Traffic (GTC sub-contract)

The GTC sub-contract govern the contractual relationships between carriers and undertakings acting as substitute carriers.

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2006/Edition 1 July 2014

6 pages

GTC hire
GTC hire
July 1, 2013

General Terms and Conditions Applying to Contracts for the Hire of a Locomotive with a Driver for Freight Traffic (GTC hire)

The GTC hire govern the contractual relationships between the lessor and lessee of a locomotive.

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2013

6 pages

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General Terms and Conditions Applying to Contracts for the Hire of a Locomotive with a Driver for Freight Traffic (GTC hire)

The GTC hire govern the contractual relationships between the lessor and lessee of a locomotive.

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2013

6 pages

GTC traction
GTC traction
July 1, 2014

General Terms and Conditions Applying to Traction Contracts for Freight Traffic (GTC traction)

The GTC traction govern the contractual relationships between carriers and/or substitute carriers and undertakings acting as traction providers.

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2006/Edition 1 July 2014

6 pages

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General Terms and Conditions Applying to Traction Contracts for Freight Traffic (GTC traction)

The GTC traction govern the contractual relationships between carriers and/or substitute carriers and undertakings acting as traction providers.

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2006/Edition 1 July 2014

6 pages

GTC provision of services
GTC provision of services
July 1, 2013

General Terms and Conditions Applying to Contracts for Services for Freight Traffic (GTC provision of services)

The GTC provision of services govern the contractual relationships between carriers and providers of services.

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2006/Edition 1 July 2013

7 pages

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General Terms and Conditions Applying to Contracts for Services for Freight Traffic (GTC provision of services)

The GTC provision of services govern the contractual relationships between carriers and providers of services.

Applicable with effect from 1 July 2006/Edition 1 July 2013

7 pages

Sub-contracting CT
Sub-contracting CT
July 1, 2014

Boiler-plate contract for sub-contracting international freight traffic by rail in full train loads of combined traffic (Boiler-plate contract for sub-contracting combined traffic)

Boiler-plate contract governing the contractual relationships between carriers and substitute carriers for the movement of combined traffic.

Applicable with effect from 1 June 2007/Edition 1 July 2014

5 pages

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Boiler-plate contract for sub-contracting international freight traffic by rail in full train loads of combined traffic (Boiler-plate contract for sub-contracting combined traffic)

Boiler-plate contract governing the contractual relationships between carriers and substitute carriers for the movement of combined traffic.

Applicable with effect from 1 June 2007/Edition 1 July 2014

5 pages