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See below for a list of consultations, campaigns and online actions.

See Scottish Government, Transport Scotland,  UK Department for Transport and European Commission websites for details of other current consultations.


Edinburgh Commuter Challenge — register today!

18 February 2018

Fancy making a change to how you travel this year? Edinburgh Council have launched the Commuter Challenge, allowing you to do just that. The aim of the Challenge is to get people thinking about how they travel and to encourage people to commute by walking, cycling and public transport. The Challenge runs for six weeks from 


Sustrans Scotland — Workplace Journey Challenge

01 March 2018

From 1 March – 31 March, Sustrans Scotland want to get as many people as possible travelling to and for work by walking, cycling, public transport and lift-sharing. Anyone who works for an organisation in Scotland can take part in the Workplace Journey Challenge, and Sustrans will be gi...


City of Edinburgh Council — Pedicab licensing review

02 March 2018

Pedicabs – or rickshaws – have operated in Edinburgh since 1996. At present there are four pedicab companies, 70 licensed employees and approximately 120 pedicabs operating in the city centre. While the City of Edinburgh Council recognises that pedicabs offer an alternative method of transport, the operation within the city ha...


Glasgow City Council — ‘Stalled Spaces’ funding

28 March 2018

Glasgow City Council, in partnership with Glasgow Housing Association, is seeking applications from community groups and organizations interested in developing temporary projects on vacant and under-utilised open spaces in Glasgow. Assistance is available from a minimum £1,000 to a maximum of £4,500.


CSGN Young Persons Travel Grant

01 April 2018

Apply for CSGN’s travel grant of up to £1,000 (£500 if visiting an initiative in the UK) and you could be in with a chance to visit anywhere in the world to learn about green infrastructure projects and to bring the knowledge back to the Central Belt. To raise awareness and support delivery of green infrastructure in central Scotl...


Glasgow Airport: Airspace change consultation

13 April 2018

Glasgow Airport have launched a consultation on their proposals to change the flight paths around the west of Scotland. This is an important opportunity to have your say on flight paths in Scotland, particularly if you live...


REC Committee — Call for Evidence on post legislative scrutiny

30 April 2018

The Parliament’s Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee has launched a call for evidence on the scrutiny of legislation introduced through the Scottish Parliament. This will allow the Committee to look back and investigate whether established pieces of legislation within its remit are working effectively for the people of Scotland...


Clackmannanshire Council Active Travel Survey

30 April 2018

Clackmannanshire Council is currently working on a number of active travel projects to encourage walking and cycling in and  around Clackmannanshire. The Council like to know what you think about the walking and cyling network in Clackmannanshire and how that network is promoted. The deadline for this survey is 30 April 2018. T...


Sustrans — Big Pedal school challenge

04 May 2018

Sustrans Big Pedal is the UK’s largest inter-school cycling and scooting challenge inspiring pupils, staff and parents to choose two wheels for their journey to school. Sustrans Big Pedal will run for 10 days from 23 April to 4 May 2018 and is open to individual classes as well as whole schools. What is the challenge? On...