Mode Of Transport
Active Travel Strategies - guidance for completion24 Feb 2023
To support applicants in how best to complete an Active Travel Strategy.
Guidance - Environmental Impact Assessments for road projects15 Aug 2022
Advice on the key statutory requirements for Environmental Impact Assessments for road projects.
Guidance relating to the Traffic Signs Amendment (Scotland) Regulations and General Directions 2022 - August 20223 Aug 2022
Advice to traffic authorities and their contractors, designers and managing agents, on the amendments made by the Traffic Signs Amendment (Scotland) Regulations and General Directions 2022
Position statement - Wildlife signs on Scottish Roads - July 202221 Jul 2022
Position statement to inform managers, designers and stakeholders with an interest in the use of warning signs as a means of reducing the occurrences of wildlife casualties on Scotland’s roads
Workplace Parking Licensing Guidance for Local Authorities30 Jun 2022
The Transport (Scotland) Act 2019 includes provisions introducing a discretionary workplace parking levy power for local authorities
Guidance on the civil traffic enforcement certification of approved devices for Scotland Low Emission Zones30 May 2022
Advice on the certification procedures and requirements of approved devices for use in Low Emission Zones in Scotland
Low Emission Zone Enforcement Guidance13 Sep 2021
Guidance for local authorities when purchasing and operating Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) camera systems for Low Emission Zone (LEZ) enforcement in Scotland.
Guidance Note on Archaeology and Trunk Roads22 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 on the use of Bilingual (Gaelic – English) Traffic Signs in Scotland20 Nov 2020
Supplementary guidance (supporting Traffic Signs Manual) relating to the design of bilingual traffic signs, addressing sign face layout and the destinations to be signed.
Cycling by Design17 Sep 2021
Transport Scotland requires consultants and contractors working on trunk road projects to follow the guidance within Cycling by Design.