26 Publications

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

30 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.

Low Emission Zone Guidance

26 Oct 2021

This document is intended as a guide for local authorities when creating, modifying or revocation a Low Emission Zone (LEZ) in Scotland.

Decarbonising the Scottish transport sector

23 Sep 2021

The study analyses a range of scenarios including differing levels of zero-emission vehicle uptake and changes in travel behaviour to understand the magnitude and range of change required for Scotland to meet its climate change targets.

Low Emission Zone Enforcement Guidance

13 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.

Modal Emissions Analysis for Domestic Aviation Routes in Scotland

10 Aug 2021

This report presents the findings of a study to examine emissions and journey times across different modes of transport, along selected domestic aviation routes between Scotland and other parts of the UK.

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.

Carbon Account for Transport - No. 12: 2020 Edition

30 Sep 2020

Providing a balance sheet for Scotland's greenhouse gas emissions due to transport.

Carbon Account for Transport No. 11: 2019 Edition

18 Sep 2019

The Carbon Account for Transport 2019 provides a balance sheet for Scotland’s greenhouse gas emissions due to transport, between 1990 and 2017.

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