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Publications

Our campaigns communicate the sustainable transport agenda to the media, politicians at the Scottish Parliament, local government, businesses and the general public, promoting the benefits of sustainable transport to all sectors of our society. To do this, we publish materials on a broad range of transport topics.

Below is a list of a few of our most recent publications. Alternatively, please use the search facility on the right to help you find what you’re looking for.

For information on travelling in Scotland see our Sustainable Travel Information page, which includes details of transport operators in Scotland as well as providing some useful links for planning trips within Scotland, and information on travel between Scotland and the rest of the world.

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Air Passenger Duty — parliamentary briefing from SCCS & Transform

Parliamentary briefing issued jointly by Stop Climate Choas Scotland & Transform Scotland ahead of the 08/05/19 parliamentary debate on Air Departure Tax (ADT) / Air Passenger Duty (APD).

08 May 2019

Aviation, Climate Change

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The Progress of the Climate Bill

Briefing from Stop Climate Chaos Scotland

06 May 2019

Climate Change

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Presentation on the Transport Bill

Presentation on the Transport Bill from Alex Quayle, Senior Policy Officer at Sustrans Scotland.

09 Apr 2019

Active Travel, Buses, Public Transport, Roads, Traffic Reduction, Transport Policy

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An update on the Transport Bill

Briefing from Chris Day, Policy Advisor for Transform Scotland

26 Mar 2019

Active Travel, Buses, Cars, Cycling, Public Transport, Roads, Traffic Reduction, Transport Policy

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Traffic Demand Management Measures

Members session presentation by Michelle Brophy from Transform Scotland

11 Feb 2019

Cars, Traffic Reduction, Transport Policy, Urban transport

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The UK Transport policy menu: Roads, roads, and a dash of multi-modalism

Presentation by Professor Adrian Davis from Napier TRI.

05 Feb 2019

Cars, Public Transport, Roads, Traffic Reduction

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Creating Walkable Communities in Scotland

Briefing from Paths for All

05 Feb 2019

Active Travel, Transport Policy, Walking

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George Street & New Town consultation

Transform Scotland's response to The City of Edinburgh Council's consultation on George Street and the New Town.

25 Jan 2019

Active Travel, Cycling, Streets, Urban transport, Walking

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Annual accounts 2017-18

Transform Scotland's Report and Financial Statements for the year ended 31 March 2018.

11 Dec 2018

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City of Edinburgh Council — Trams to Newhaven consultation response

Transform Scotland's response to the City of Edinburgh Council's consultation on extending the Edinburgh Trams to Newhaven.

06 Nov 2018

Public Transport, Trams & Metros, Urban transport

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Rethinking transport services to tackle poverty

Briefing from The Poverty Alliance.

06 Nov 2018

Fiscal & Pricing, Public Transport, Smarter Choices, Social Justice

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Transform Scotland Annual Report 2018

The Transform Scotland Annual Report for 2018.

29 Oct 2018

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Transport Bill — evidence to REC Committee

Transform Scotland's evidence to the Scottish Parliament's Rural Economy & Connectivity Committee on the Transport (Scotland) Bill.

28 Sep 2018

Buses, Fiscal & Pricing, Public Transport, Transport Policy

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A health voice for sustainable transport

Briefing from Faculty of Public Health in Scotland.

12 Sep 2018

Active Travel, Cycling, Social Justice, Transport Policy, Walking

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Cross Country Passenger Franchise Rail Consultation

Transform Scotland's response to the UK Department for Transport's consultation on the Cross Country rail franchise.

30 Aug 2018

Public Transport, Rail

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Climate Change Bill — written evidence to ECCLR Committee

Transform Scotland's written evidence to the Scottish Parliament's Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee ahead of its scrutiny of the Scottish Government's Climate Change Bill.

23 Aug 2018

Climate Change

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Sustrans Scotland’s role in the development of the new National Transport Strategy

Transform Scotland Members' Briefing by John Lauder, Director, Sustrans Scotland


20 Jul 2018

Active Travel, Cycling, Transport Policy

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Routes to Growth

Transform Scotland report on developing Scotland's cycle tourism sector

22 Jun 2018

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Getting the Bill Right: Report on the Scottish Government’s Transport Bill

Getting The Bill Right' sets out our recommendations for a successful Transport Bill.

12 Jun 2018

Active Travel, Buses, Fiscal & Pricing, Public Transport, Roads, Traffic Reduction, Transport Policy, Urban transport

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Members’ Policy Briefing — 5 Ways the Government’s New Planning Bill Could Enable Greener Transport

Policy Briefing from April 2018 from Alexa Morrison, RSPB Scotland, on the Planning Bill.

21 May 2018

Active Travel, Cycling, Land Use Planning, Public Transport, Streets, Transport & the Economy, Transport Policy

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City of Edinburgh Council — City Centre West to East Cycle Link consultation response

Response to CEC's consultation on the City Centre West to East Cycle Link

15 May 2018

Active Travel, Transport & the Economy, Urban transport

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East Lothian Council Local Transport Strategy

Transform Scotland's response to East Lothian Council's consultation on its new draft Local Transport Strategy.

10 May 2018

Active Travel, Buses, Cycling, Public Transport, Transport Policy, Walking

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The Condition of Scotland’s Roads — Parliamentary Briefing

Briefing issued to MSPs ahead of Rachael Hamilton's debate on 'The Condition of Scotland's Roads'.

09 May 2018

Cars, Cycling, Public Transport, Roads, Transport expenditure, Transport Policy, Vehicles & Fuels

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Glasgow Connectivity Committee presentation

Presentation made by Colin Howden & Chris Day to the Glasgow Connectivity Commission on Wednesday 2 May.

02 May 2018

Transport Policy, Urban transport

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City of Edinburgh Council Trams to Newhaven consultation — Transform Scotland response

Transform Scotland's response to City of Edinburgh Council's Trams to Newhaven consultation.

23 Apr 2018

Public Transport, Traffic Reduction, Trams & Metros, Urban transport

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