Cableways designed to carry persons and specific traction installations (conveyor belt, zip line and bob on rails) can be placed in service only if they have an authorization for placing in service in accordance with the Law on cableways designed to carry persons (“Official Gazette of the RS", No 38/2015).
In the field of cableways, the Directorate for Railways is in charge of:
- keeping records of cableways and all entities that affect safe operation of cableways,
- keeping records on authorisations for performing technical inspection of cableways,
- issuing of authorisation for operation of cableways for a period of one year and
- issuing of authorisation for operation of specific traction installations for a period of one year.