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

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


Stirling Council — Park and Choose survey

01 May 2017

As part of Transport Scotland’s Low Carbon Travel & Transport (LCTT) Programme, Stirling Council are looking at the potential for a new and improved pilot travel hub.  This concept would then have the ability to be rolled out across the Council are...


Local Government Committee – Call for Evidence on City Region Deals

02 May 2017

The Local Government and Communities Committee have issued a call for written evidence on the City Region Deals and local growth deals. There are currently three agreed City Region Deals in Scotland, which represent a partnership of funding between the Scottish Government, UK Government, local government and regional partners. Org...


Walk Cycle Vote – Ask your Council candidates to support active travel

04 May 2017

We Walk, We Cycle, We Vote is campaigning for all candidates in the 2017 local elections to help turn Scotland into a healthier, wealthier, happier country. Ahead of the council elections on 4th May, Walk Cycle Vote are calling on people to get in touch with their local council candidates and ask them to support greater priority and inves...


Falkirk Council – Local Development Plan 2

05 May 2017

Falkirk Council are consulting on the second Local Development Plan. The Development Plan covers many aspects relevant to sustainable transport, including infrastructure, town centres, green space and sustainable growth. The deadline for responses is 5 May. To respond to the consultation, see


Edinburgh Airport – Airspace Change Programme

07 May 2017

Edinburgh Airport have launched the second stage of their Airspace Change Programme. The Programme sets out proposals for changes to the flight paths used at present around Edinburgh Airport. The second stage of consultation “You Spoke and We Listened” material presents a range of proposed new flight paths which claims to have...


Aberdeen Wellington Road Multi-Modal Corridor Study

07 May 2017

See Aberdeen City Council website for details. ...


Scottish Energy Strategy

30 May 2017

The Scottish Government are consulting on their draft Energy Strategy. The Strategy sets out targets for decarbonising energy supply in Scotland, including a target of 50% of energy for transport to be sourced from renewables by 2030. The deadline for responding to the consultation is 30 May. To read the Strategy, see


Edinburgh Council — Consultation on Age Limitation of Taxis (Air Quality)

02 June 2017

In recent months there has been significant media coverage about pollution levels in the UK. The main causes of pollution in towns and cities are Nitrogen Oxide and Nitrogen Dioxide (referred to as Nitrogen Oxides), which are produced in the emissions from petrol and diesel vehicles. Air quality in city centres is a major public health concern.


Scottish Government – Improving Parking in Scotland consultation

30 June 2017

The Scottish Government has launched a consultation on responsible parking. It invites views on how to provide greater clarity of the laws on parking, what restrictions that should be applied, the exceptions that should be granted, how the Government should tackle displacement of vehicles and support town centre regeneration whilst impro...


Loch Lomond & the Trossachs Partnership Plan 2018-2023 consultation

03 July 2017

Loch Lomond & the Trossachs National Park are consulting on their new draft Partnership Plan 2018-2023. The Partnership Plan sets out how the National Park Authority and other organisations can work together over the next five years to look after, enhance and make the most of the of...


National Transport Strategy — Call for Evidence

14 July 2017

A Call for Evidence published by the Research and Evidence Working Group of the National Transport Strategy Review. Its purpose is to gather re...


Shut the M8 to traffic for a day and let us have a party!

31 December 2017

Campaign by Carfree Glasgow: https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/shut-the-m8-to-traffic-for-a-day-and-let-us-have-a-party ...