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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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Climate Change Bill — Consultation response

Transform Scotland's response to the Climate Change Bill.

25 Sep 2017

Climate Change

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Scottish Government Energy Strategy consultation response

Transform Scotland's response to the Scottish Government's draft Energy Strategy.

04 May 2017

Climate Change, Public Transport, Vehicles & Fuels

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Scotland’s Rail Infrastructure Strategy

Transform Scotland's response to Transport Scotland's 'Consultation on Scotland’s Rail Infrastructure Strategy from 2019'.

01 Mar 2017

Public Transport, Rail, Transport expenditure

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Scottish Budget 2017-18

Short briefing paper prepared in advance of the Stage 3 debate on the Scottish Budget 2017-18.

23 Feb 2017

Transport expenditure

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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

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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

Climate Change

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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

Climate Change

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Scottish Budget 2017-18 advance briefing

Advance briefing on Scottish Budget 2017-18.

14 Dec 2016

Transport expenditure

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Inter-City Express Perth brochure

Version of Inter-City Express brochure prepared for Perth audience in November 2016.

13 Nov 2016

Public Transport, Rail

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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

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Annual accounts 2015-16

Transform Scotland's annual accounts for the financial year ended 31 March 2016

08 Jul 2016

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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

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Network Rail Scotland Route Study

Transform Scotland response to Network Rail Scotland Route Study (10 March 2016)

10 Mar 2016

Public Transport, Rail

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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

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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

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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

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