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Covid-19 transport transition plan: FOI release

Published: 6 Jul 2020

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Published:
6 Jul 2020
Covid-19 transport transition plan: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202000040712
Date received: 27 May 2020
Date responded: 24 Jun 2020
Information requested

In relation to the Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity's announcement on the 26 May 2020, announcing the publication of the Scottish Government’s Covid-19 transport transition plan in Parliament you asked for the following information:-
1. What passenger groups were engaged in the production of the transport transition plan?
2. What form did this engagement take?

Response

1. I can confirm that the following passenger groups were engaged in the production of the transport transition plan:-

  • Transport Focus
  • Mobility and Access Committee for Scotland

Other groups engaged with about the interests of passengers included:

  • Staff representatives of transport unions
  • Transport operators
  • The British Transport Police


2. The engagement with the above groups took the form of:-

  • Exchange of drafts of the guidance for review and comment
  • Telephone dialogue to alert stakeholders to imminent sharing of draft documentation for review and feedback

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