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.
Members’ Briefing — City Region Deals
Members' Briefing from January 2018 on the City Region Deals.
19 Feb 2018
Transport & the Economy, Transport expenditure, Urban transport
Transform Consulting: The Value of Cycling to the Scottish Economy
Transform Consulting's research on the value of cycling to the Scottish economy.
05 Feb 2018
Cycling, Transport & the Economy
Cross-Forth Public Transport Strategy
Briefing from Transform Scotland on the extent to which the Forth Replacement Crossing Public Transport Strategy has been delivered. (Spoiler alert: It largely hasn't been.)
31 Jan 2018
Buses, Public Transport, Transport expenditure
Parliamentary Briefing — Bus Services Members’ Debate
Parliamentary briefing on the Members' Debate on Bus Services, 31 January 2018
31 Jan 2018
Transform Scotland annual accounts 2016-17
Our annual accounts for the financial year from April 2016 to March 2017.
11 Dec 2017
Smart ticketing consultation response
Response to the Scottish Government's 5-Dec consultation on smart ticketing.
06 Dec 2017
Local Bus Services consultation response
Transform Scotland's response to the Scottish Government's 'Local Bus Services in Scotland' consultation.
05 Dec 2017
Buses, Public Transport
Low Emission Zones consultation response
Transform Scotland's response to the Scottish Government's consultation 'Building Scotland's Low Emission Zones'.
28 Nov 2017
Air & Noise Pollution
Transform Consulting — Brochure
Transform Consulting's new brochure, showcasing services and previous work.
22 Nov 2017
Concessionary Travel consultation response
Transform Scotland's response to the Scottish Government's 'Consultation on Free Bus Travel for Older and Disabled People and Modern Apprentices'.
17 Nov 2017
Buses, Ferries, Fiscal & Pricing, Public Transport, Rail, Social Justice, Trams & Metros
West Coast Partnership — Briefing for Bidders
Briefing for Bidders of West Coast Partnership.
13 Nov 2017
Active Travel parliamentary briefing, 31 October 2017
Parliamentary briefing published ahead of 31/10/17 Scottish Parliamentary debate on active travel led by transport minister Humza Yousaf MSP.
31 Oct 2017
Active Travel, Cycling, Walking
Transform Scotland Annual Report 2017
Our 2017 Annual Report, published in September 2017.
03 Oct 2017
Glasgow Transport Summit presentation
Presentation by Transform Scotland director Colin Howden to the 27/09/17 Glasgow Transport Summit.
27 Sep 2017
Transport Policy, Urban transport
Climate Change Bill — Consultation response
Transform Scotland's response to the Climate Change Bill.
25 Sep 2017
Air Departure Tax Bill — Consultation response
Response to the Scottish Government's consultation on the Air Departure Tax Bill.
25 Sep 2017
Aviation, Climate Change, Fiscal & Pricing
Air Quality Enquiry — Evidence to the ECCLR Committee
Transform Scotland's evidence to the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee on air quality in Scotland.
09 Aug 2017
Air & Noise Pollution, Urban transport
Proposed Restricted Roads (20mph Limit) (Scotland) Bill consultation response
Transform Scotland's response to the consultation on the Proposed Restricted Roads (20mph Limit) (Scotland) Bill.
02 Aug 2017
Cars, Roads, Streets, Traffic Reduction, Transport Policy, Urban transport
Evidence to NTS Research and Evidence Working Group
Evidence submitted to the National Transport Strategy's Research and Evidence Working Group as part of the National Transport Strategy Review.
17 Jul 2017
Aviation, Cars, Fiscal & Pricing, Public Transport, Traffic Reduction, Transport Policy
Air Departure Tax — Stage 3 debate — Joint briefing from SCCS & Transform
Briefing published jointly by Stop Climate Chaos Scotland and Transform Scotland in advance of 20 June 2017 Scottish Parliament Stage 3 Debate on the Scottish Government's Air Departure Tax Bill.
20 Jun 2017
Air-Rail Substitution, Aviation, Climate Change, Rail, Transport expenditure
Evidence to the Local Government Committee on City Region Deals
Transform Scotland's evidence to the Local Government and Communities Committee on the City Region Deals.
04 May 2017
Transport & the Economy, Transport expenditure
National Transport Strategy Review – survey consultation response
Transform Scotland's response to the NTS Review survey in late March.
04 May 2017
Active Travel, Buses, Cars, Climate Change, Cycling, Ferries, Fiscal & Pricing, Freight, Land Use Planning, Public Transport, Rail, Roads, Social Justice, Traffic Reduction, Transport Policy, Urban transport, Vehicles & Fuels, Walking
Finance Committee — Budget review process consultation response
Transform Scotland's evidence to the Finance and Constitution Committee on the Budget review process.
04 May 2017
Fiscal & Pricing, Transport expenditure
Air Departure Tax Bill – Briefing on Stage 1 parliamentary debate with SCCS
Transform Scotland and Stop Climate Chaos Scotland's advance briefing ahead of the Stage 1 debate on the Air Departure Tax (ADT) Bill in the Scottish Parliament in April.
04 May 2017
Aviation, Climate Change, Fiscal & Pricing, Transport & the Economy, Transport expenditure, Transport Policy