consider you may suffer an adverse effect as a result of the
proposals described in this Non-Technical Summary and in the
Environmental Statement, you are entitled to object.
Objections should be lodged with the clerks of the Scottish
Parliament no later than 60 days after the introduction of the
Bill, which is expected to be introduced in November 2009.
Objections should be sent in writing to:
Non Executive Bills Unit
Room T2 60
The Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh EH99 1SP
fee for lodging objections is £20 and is payable to the
The Environmental Statement, including the Non-Technical
Summary, can be viewed on the FRC website: www.forthreplacementcrossing.info. A bound paper
copy of the Environmental Statement may be purchased at a cost of
£500, and is also available in DVD format at a cost of
£10 by writing to Transport Scotland.
Additional copies of this Non-Technical Summary are available
free of charge on request from:
Forth Replacement Crossing Team
7th Floor, Buchanan House
58 Port Dundas Road
Glasgow G4 0HF
Telephone: 0141 272 7578
wish to view the full Environmental Statement, it is available for
inspection during normal office hours at the above address and also
by appointment at:
IMU Library Services
F Spur, Saughton House
Telephone: 0131 244 4556
of the Bill and the accompanying documents published by the
Parliament will be available on the Parliament’s website
(www.scottish.parliament.uk/bills) and also to
purchase from any Blackwells bookshop.
Further information about the Hybrid Bill process, in particular
the objection process, is provided in the Scottish Parliament
leaflet Guidance on Hybrid Bills, which is available from the Non
Executive Bills Unit (address as before) and online at www.scottish.parliament.uk/business/so/sto-c .