Our campaigns seek to 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.
Scottish Budget 2017-18
Short briefing paper prepared in advance of the Stage 3 debate on the Scottish Budget 2017-18.
23 Feb 2017
Air Departure Tax Bill – Evidence to Finance and Constitution Committee
Evidence submitted to the Finance and Constitution Committee on the Air Departure Tax Bill.
15 Feb 2017
Aviation, Fiscal & Pricing, Transport & the Economy, Transport Policy
Draft Third Climate Change Plan – Evidence to the ECCLR Committee
Transform Scotland's evidence paper on the draft third Climate Change Plan, submitted to the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee.
08 Feb 2017
Draft Third Climate Change Plan – Evidence to the REC Committee
Transform Scotland's evidence paper to the Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee on the draft third Climate Change Plan.
08 Feb 2017
Scottish Budget 2017-18 advance briefing
Advance briefing on Scottish Budget 2017-18.
14 Dec 2016
Inter-City Express Perth brochure
Version of Inter-City Express brochure prepared for Perth audience in November 2016.
13 Nov 2016
Public Transport, Rail
InterCity West Coast consultation response
Transform Scotland's response to the UK Department for Transport's ‘Future of InterCity West Coast rail franchise’ consultation.
29 Jul 2016
Air-Rail Substitution, Public Transport, Rail
Annual accounts 2015-16
Transform Scotland's annual accounts for the financial year ended 31 March 2016
08 Jul 2016
Bus Fair – Getting us to work factsheet
This is the first in our series of factsheets published as part of our Bus Fair campaign.
02 Jun 2016
Air & Noise Pollution, Buses, Public Transport, Traffic Reduction, Transport & the Economy, Transport Policy, Urban transport
Forth Road Bridge closure evidence to Scottish Parliament
Our evidence paper submitted to the Scottish Parliament's Infrastructure and Capital Investment Committee in response to its inquiry 'Inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the closure of the Forth Road Bridge' (29 January 2016)
29 Jan 2016
Fiscal & Pricing, Freight, Public Transport, Rail, Roads, Transport expenditure, Transport Policy
What We Want For Scottish Transport
Transform Scotland brochure setting out key demands that would help pedestrians, cyclists, public transport passengers and road users
27 Jan 2016
Active Travel, Buses, Cars, Cycling, Ferries, Public Transport, Rail, Roads, Streets, Transport expenditure, Transport Policy, Walking
Delivering the Goods consultation response
Transform Scotland's response to the Scottish Government consultation on rail freight strategy, 22 January 2016
22 Jan 2016
Freight, Transport Policy
Scottish climate annual targets evidence
Evidence submitted to the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) in response to its call for evidence on the Scottich climate change act annual targets
11 Dec 2015
Time to Reopen the Levenmouth Rail Link
Briefing from Levenmouth Rail Campaign (LMRC) on the campaign for reopening the rail line to Leven and Methil.
09 Dec 2015
Public Transport, Rail, Transport expenditure
Allen Armstrong presentation to Members’ Session
Data presentation by Allen Armstrong of Levenmouth Rail Campaign (LMRC) to Transform Scotland Members' Session held on Friday 6 November 2015.
10 Nov 2015
Freight, Public Transport, Rail
Air quality consultation response
Transform Scotland response to Scottish Government consultation 'Air Quality Plans to Meet EU Limit Values for Nitrogen Dioxide (No2) in Scotland'.
05 Nov 2015
Air & Noise Pollution
Presentation to CPT Conference
Presentation by Transform Scotland director Colin Howden to 03/11/15 CPT Conference held at Cameron House Hotel.
03 Nov 2015
Buses, Transport Policy
Presentation to SSN conference
Phil Matthews presentation to Sustainable Scotland Network (SSN) conference held in Glasgow on 3 November 2015.
03 Nov 2015
Active Travel, Climate Change, Cycling, Rail, Transport Policy
Edinburgh Trams briefing from SCDI & Transform Scotland
Briefing prepared by SCDI & Transform Scotland for Councillors of The City of Edinburgh Council released in advance of a council debate later this month.
02 Nov 2015
Public Transport, Trams & Metros
Footpath Parking and Double Parking (Scotland) Bill
Evidence paper submitted to the Scottish Parliament's Local Government and Regeneration Committee in response to their call for evidence on the Footpath Parking and Double Parking (Scotland) Bill.
27 Oct 2015
Active Travel, Cars, Cycling, Social Justice, Streets, Walking
Presentation to Scottish Transport Studies Group roundtable, 13 October 2015
Presentation by Colin Howden to Scottish Transport Studies Group roundtable 'What should the 2016 transport manifestos say?', held 13 October 2015.
13 Oct 2015
Cycling, Rail, Transport Policy
National Cycle Network parliamentary briefing
Parliamentary briefing issued in advance of 17/09/15 Scottish Parliament debate on the 20th Anniversary of the National Cycle Network in Scotland.
17 Sep 2015
Active Travel, Cycling
Annual Report 2015
Transform Scotland's Annual Report for 2015, highlighting some of our principal activities carried out over the past year.
21 Aug 2015
VED Reform letter to John Swinney
Transform Scotland, Sustrans Scotland, WWF Scotland, Friends of the Earth Scotland, Ramblers Scotland, Paths for All and Living Streets Scotland have written to Scottish Government finance secretary John Swinney on the topic of Vehicle Excise Duty calling for “an approach which reflects Scotland’s world-leading ambition on climate change”.
20 Jul 2015
Cars, Climate Change, Fiscal & Pricing, Transport & the Economy, Transport Policy, Vehicles & Fuels