The Vessel Replacement and Deployment Plan (VRDP) is intended to complement the Ferries Plan by considering historical and projected customer demand and the on-going provision of capacity to meet that demand.
Ministers are required to report to Parliament on the expenditure incurred each year under section 70 of the Transport Scotland Act 2001
Transport Scotland committed to undertake a comprehensive review of freight fares policy and develop options for future fares strategies
The Steering Group brings together the Scottish Government, Argyll and Bute Council, Inverclyde Council and the Dunoon Gourock Ferry Action Group
A competition that will see a contract awarded at the end of May 2016 for the provision of the services from October 2016
These technical notes were work-in-progress and presented initial analysis which was subsequently revised in the light of new information and comments received
This paper considers the options open to Ministers under the relevant EU legislation and guidelines