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Transport Scotland: Core Documents

Transport Scotland core documents library for use in planning appeals.

2 Jun 2021
Transport Scotland: Core Documents

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To submit a document on this list as part of your document list, you must hyperlink the document name with the URL for the document. Please note it is not sufficient to provide a link to the front page of the core documents library, accompanied by a list of relevant documents. The links must to be to each specific document referred to. Any document lists submitted without complete links for each document will be returned to you. If you are referring to an extract of a larger document, you should specify the relevant section in your document list e.g. Local development plan - Chapter 3 - Section 7.2.


The following are materials that have been accepted as core documents for Transport Scotland.


Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984

4 page PDF
457.7 kB


Scottish Planning Policy (SPP)

81 page PDF
752.7 kB

Planning Advice Notes

PAN 75 – Planning for Transport

42 page PDF
292.6 kB

Planning Circulars

Key Agencies Documents - Transport Scotland

Departures from Standard

11 page PDF
168.7 kB

Transport Scotland Additional Reference Documents

DMRB References

CD 109 Highway Link Design

105 page PDF
2.1 MB

Legislation Regards to Process and Making of TAWS Orders


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