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Public Consultation on the future design of the National Travel Survey

Consultation on design of National Travel Survey asking for suggestions on methodology, reducing size of questionnaire and ways of lowering costs.

Consultation by Department for Transport, 9 June 2011

Call for Evidence: NATS Government share ownership

Call for evidence on whether the Government should sell all, part or none of its 49% shareholding in NATS, formerly the National Air Traffic Services

Consultation by Department for Transport, 8 June 2011

Consultation on the implementation of the transport elements of the Renewable Energy Directive

Consultations on implementing the EU directive which requires that 10% of energy used in UK transport should come from renewable sources by 2020

Consultation by Department for Transport, 7 June 2011

Public Bodies Bill – Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee (DPTAC): Seeking Views and evidence with regard to potential successor arrangements

Consultation on the possible successor arrangements to the Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee

Consultation by Department for Transport, 7 June 2011

Notice of intention to impose a penalty pursuant to section 57A of The Railways Act 1993

Consultation by DfT of rail industry bodies on a proposed penalty of £500,000 on Chiltern Railways

Consultation by Department for Transport, 5 June 2011

Proposals to amend driving licence standards for vision, Diabetes and Epilepsy

Consultation on proposals to change the minimum driving licence standards for vision, diabetes and epilepsy

Consultation by Department for Transport, 5 June 2011

Road Network Policy Consultation

Consultation on increasing local authorities’ freedom to set roads classifications and routes, and reducing DftTs role to one of guidance and appeals cases

Consultation by Department for Transport, 5 June 2011

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Ministers launch second phase of Humber Bridge Review

Transport Minister and Economic Secretary to the Treasury today launched second phase of the Government’s Humber Bridge review.

Press release by Department for Transport, 14 June 2011

Millions saved on facilities management

• Transport agencies to save more than £9m over contract lifetime • Four year contract with services, maintenance and building group

Press release by Driving Standards Agency, 14 June 2011

Transport Statistics: Port Provisional Statistics: Q1 2011 and 2010 summary

This release presents provisional ports statistics.

Press release by Department for Transport, 9 June 2011

More London boroughs sign up for street works permit schemes

A scheme giving councils greater power to co-ordinate works on their roads will extend into a further seven London boroughs.

Press release by Department for Transport, 9 June 2011

Ministers cut traffic signs red tape for local councils

Measures to reduce time-consuming and costly bureaucracy for councils wanting to use 20 mph schemes were announced today.

Press release by Department for Transport, 9 June 2011

Statistical release error

An error has been identified in the congestion statistics that were published by DfT 2nd June 2011.

Press release by Department for Transport, 2 June 2011

Transport Statistics: Congestion on Highways Agency managed motorways and A roads: April 2011

This release presents provisional information about the reliability of journeys on motorways and A roads managed by the Highways Agency during April 2011.

Press release by Department for Transport, 2 June 2011

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EU Transport Council - 14 June 2011

Written Statement by Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP, Secretary of State for Transport.

Statement by The Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP, 14 June 2011

Speech at the Aviation Club Lunch

Speech by Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP, Secretary of State for Transport.

Speech by The Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP, 9 June 2011

Use of No 32 (The Royal) Squadron by the Royal Household

Written Statement by Theresa Villiers MP, Minister of State for Transport

Statement by The Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, 9 June 2011

Call for Evidence on NATS Government share ownership

As announced in the Budget, the Government intends to realise value from its shareholding in NATS, subject to the views of the key interested parties.

Statement by The Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP, 8 June 2011

Ship to Ship Transfers

Written Statement by the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport, Mike Penning MP.

Statement by Mike Penning MP, 8 June 2011

Public Bodies Bill – Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee (DPTAC): Seeking Views and evidence with regard to potential successor arrangements

Written Statement by Norman Baker MP, Parliamentary Under-secretary of State for Transport.

Statement by Norman Baker MP, 7 June 2011

Speech at the Transport Times Conference

Speech by the Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, Minister of State for Transport.

Speech by The Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, 26 May 2011

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