Sr DCM's ( over S.E.Rly ) in consultation with Sr DOM's will be authorized to grant permission for advance stacking upto a maximum period of 5 days. Permission for advance stacking may be granted keeping in view the traffic pattern , number of rakes handled , availability of space etc , at Station / Goods Shed concerned . Advance stacking should not lead to hold up other inward and outward traffic .
However in exceptional cases where additional traffic and additional earning will accure permission may be granted for advance stacking for more than 5 days on case to case basis . Permission for advance stacking for period upto 10 days must be granted with the approval of DRM on recommendation of Sr DCM & Sr DOM and for the period beyond 10 days with the approval of GM on recommendation of CCM & COM .