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Regional Transport Strategy

Regional Transport Strategy 2015-2036

Our Regional Transport Strategy sets out a vision for improving the region’s transport infrastructure, services and other facilities over the period to 2036. Our Vision is to deliver:

a transport system, shaped by engagement with its citizens, which helps deliver prosperity and connects communities across the region and beyond, which is socially inclusive and environmentally sustainable and which promotes the health and well-being of all.

The Tactran Partnership Board and Minister for Transport and Islands approved the finalised Regional Transport Strategy Refresh in July 2015 giving it statutory status.

Consultation on a New Regional Transport Strategy 2023-2044

Update: Consultation on Main issues is now closed.

We have commenced work on writing a new Regional Transport Strategy to consider the challenges and opportunities that have arisen since 2015.

The first stage of this work is to seek your views on the problems, opportunities, issues and constraints that should be considered when writing ing the Regional Transport Strategy. To assist with this process, we have prepared a Main Issues Report, and would be grateful if you could assist by answering the questions posed in the Report:

Following the Main Issues Report consultation, the next key stages will be to:

  • Develop objectives
  • Develop and consult on options
  • Develop and consult on a draft strategy

Impact Assessments

It is important that the RTS fairly considers the needs of all people and the protection of our natural and built environments. To this end we will be undertaking a

To inform this process, during the Main Issues Report consultation process, we are seeking your views on the potential impacts on people and the environment to be included in the respective assessments screening and scoping stages.

Other Regional Transport Strategy Documents

Regional Transport Strategy 2015 – 2036

Delivery Plan 2016-2021