10 Publications

Transport and Child Poverty

10 Jun 2021

The report summarises the findings from a qualitative research project investigating the transport barriers facing families and young people living in poverty.

Franchising Policy Statement Consultation Response Report

17 May 2021

A short summary report following the Franchising Policy Statement Consultation which closed on 12 February 2021.

Financial Accounting Arrangements for Regional Transport Partnerships Consultation Analysis

31 Jul 2018

An Executive Summary of the consultation on the Financial Accounting Arrangements for RTPs, which closed in January 2018.

Call for Evidence: Summary Report - January 2018 - Research and Evidence Working Group - National Transport Strategy Review

30 Jan 2018

A summary of responses to the Call for Evidence for the National Transport Strategy Review

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.

National Transport Strategy Early Engagement Consultation Survey

1 Jun 2017

The early engagement consultation survey was carried out to shape the key themes of the National Transport Strategy review and inform wider engagement. It was launched in Dec 2016 and closed in Mar 2017. This analysis of responses was produced by Lucy Robertson of Craigforth for Transport Scotland.

National Transport Strategy - Call for evidence

5 Apr 2017

A Call for Evidence published by the Research and Evidence Working Group of the National Transport Strategy Review. Its purpose is to gather research evidence on several key topic areas to support the policy making aspects of the review.

Guidance on the development of Business Cases - March 2016

17 Mar 2016

Guidance on the development of business cases

8 Jan 2016

The business case process in Transport Scotland as a scheme moves from Scottish Transport Appraisal Guidance 1 assessment to delivery

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