As an agency of the Scottish Government, Transport Scotland is responsible for ensuring that any policy decision about service delivery is made taking full account of all equality issues.
We are committed to tackling inequality and disadvantage, addressing issues concerning:
Equality in all we do
Equality issues are taken into account in all of our areas of work.
Find out more about access to the transport network for disabled people.
Transport Scotland runs the national concessionary travel scheme which provides free bus travel throughout Scotland for many older and disabled people.
Work to improve the trunk road network for disabled people is covered by the Roads for All programme.
Equality outcomes and mainstreaming reports
As an agency of the Scottish Government, we contribute to their ‘Equality outcomes and mainstreaming reports’ every two years. Our contributions can be found in the ‘Mainstreaming Equality in Scottish Government Agencies’ sections:
Engagement with others
Transport Scotland engages with a wide range of organisations on equality issues: