8 Publications

Consultation on the Financial Accounting Arrangements for Regional Transport Partnerships

20 Oct 2017

This consultation seeks views on whether it is necessary to clarify the extent to which RTPs are able to retain a financial reserve. It also seeks views on whether any surplus or deficit carried forward from one financial year to the next should be subject to any limit. Finally, this consultation seeks views on what safeguards local authorities ought to have in limiting their contribution towards the expenses of a RTP.

Consultation on Free Bus Travel for Older and Disabled People and Modern Apprentices

25 Aug 2017

The Consultation looks at options to ensure the longer term sustainability of the concessionary travel scheme

Consultation on Scotland’s Rail Infrastructure Strategy from 2019

17 Nov 2016

Gathering evidence to help inform the general approach taken to specifying and funding our priorities for railway infrastructure

Scottish Road Works Register (Prescribed Fees) Amendment Regulations 2017

14 Nov 2016

We're consulting on the Scottish Road Works Register (Prescribed Fees) amendment Regulations 2017

Consultation on The Road Works (Qualifications of Operatives and Supervisors) (Scotland) Regulations 2016

8 Jul 2016

Section 126 of the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 (NRSWA), imposes an obligation on road works undertakers to ensure that at all times when work is in progress, there is at least one suitably trained operative on site and that, in most cases, the works are supervised by someone with an appropriate supervisor qualification

Consultation on seatbelt requirements for dedicated school transport

11 Mar 2016

This consultation aims to solicit the views of people and stakeholders with an interest in the area of dedicated/contracted school transport, particularly those in local authorities responsible for education or transportation, bus companies, those involved in education, schools, parenting groups or parents themselves

Rail freight strategy refresh

22 Oct 2015

Transport Scotland is consulting on a range of issues towards the development of a high level strategy on rail freight in Scotland

Seatbelt and Mobile Phone Usage Survey Scotland, 2014

25 Feb 2015

This bulletin provides statistics on the proportion of drivers observed wearing seatbelts and using mobile phones whilst driving in Scotland from a roadside observation survey commissioned jointly by Transport Scotland and the Department for Transport