8 Publications

Assessment process guidance - Scottish Bus Emissions Abatement Retrofit Programme - Phase 5

29 Jun 2022

The approach for taking BEAR Phase 5 applications through a process of assessment in order to allocate grant funding to projects

Guidance on the civil traffic enforcement certification of approved devices for Scotland Low Emission Zones

30 May 2022

Advice on the certification procedures and requirements of approved devices for use in Low Emission Zones in Scotland

A Network fit for the Future: Draft Vision for Scotland’s Public Electric Vehicle Charging Network

26 Jan 2022

This draft Vision is for Scotland’s network of publicly available electric vehicle charge points.

Guidance Note on Archaeology and Trunk Roads

22 Mar 2021

This Guidance Note outlines procedures to be followed by Transport Scotland to ensure the efficient and cost-effective management of fieldwork for the mitigation of impacts on archaeology during the ongoing development of Scotland’s trunk road network.

Guidance for Assessors - Round 1 - August 2018 - Switched on Towns and Cities

17 Aug 2018

The approach for taking applications to round 1 of the Switched on Towns and Cities Challenge Fund through a process of fair and transparent assessment, in order to support projects that best meet the criteria of this initiative within the funding envelope available

Seat Belts on School Transport (Scotland) Act 2017 – Guidance

6 Jun 2018

The guidance gives school authorities and other interested parties technical explanations in relation to seat belt fitting and promotes best practice for seat belt wearing and monitoring

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

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