25 Publications

Certification of dedicated gas buses as Low Carbon Emission Bus Guidance for bus manufacturers

10 May 2017

Guidance for Bus Manufacturers related to the Scottish Green Bus Fund

Decriminalised Parking Enforcement – Guide for Local Authorities

27 Apr 2017

Decriminalised Parking Enforcement (DPE) is a regime which enables a local authority to administer its own parking penalties, including the issuing of Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) to vehicles.

Approved Non-Prescribed Traffic Signs databases

9 Feb 2017

The following documents contain information on previously authorised Non-Prescribed signs (NPs) and the application process

Trunk Road and Motorway Tourist Signposting Guidance

15 Mar 2016

For tourist attractions and tourist facilities

Good Practice Guide on 20mph Speed Restrictions

24 Jun 2016

By reducing speed on our roads we can create streets where the space is shared more equally between different road users and create a safer environment, encouraging people to make active travel choices

Specification for the Reinstament of Openings in Roads (3rd Edition - 2015)

5 Jan 2015

This Specification is a Code of Practice outlining a national standard applicable to all Undertakers when carrying out reinstatement as a part of executing road works

Road Projects: Guidance on Compulsory Purchase Process and Compensation

30 May 2014

The guidance has been prepared for people who have property, farms or businesses which are directly affected by a road project scheme.

Roads for all - Good practice guide for roads

24 Jul 2013

Transport Scotland’s requirements for inclusive design in the construction, operation and maintenance of road infrastructure

New Roads and Street Works Act 1991: Code of Practice for the Co-ordination of Works in Roads

5 Apr 2013

The New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 (NRSWA) as amended by the Transport (Scotland) Act 2005, supported by relevant Regulations and Codes of Practice, provides a legislative framework for all ‘works in roads’ in Scotland

Signposting of Truckstop Facilities from Motorways and other Trunk Roads

7 Aug 2009

Policy on standards and signing of truckstop facilities from the motorways and trunk roads of the Scottish trunk road network

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