These guidelines were commissioned by the Department for Transport, in consultation with Communities and Local Government, to give further impetus to the use of travel plans as a means of promoting sustainable transport.
They bring together some of the best of current practice from examples around the country, drawing on the results of recent research.
The guidelines improve understanding of how to make use of the planning process in ensuring the effective implementation of sustainable travel measures.
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A separate document ‘Good Practice Guidelines: Delivering Travel Plans’ through the Planning Process sets out actions that can be taken to produce high-quality, robust travel plans.