Safe and dependable transport is essential to UK society and the economy. The government is working to make rail, road, air and water transport more efficient and effective, keep them safe and secure, and reduce greenhouse gas and other emissions.

Policies 12

  1. Transport emissions

    The government is taking steps to reduce carbon emissions from all forms of transport in the UK

  2. Road safety

    Reducing road accidents through improved enforcement, education, infrastructure and innovation

  3. HS2: high speed rail

    The government will develop a new high speed network (HS2) to provide the rail capacity that Britain needs.

  4. Rail network

    The government is expanding and improving the rail network to improve passengers' journeys and support economic growth

  5. Aviation and airports

    Creating economic, sustainable and socially responsible growth through competitive airlines and airports.

See all 12 policies

Detailed guides

  1. Tonnage measurement

    Key regulations on tonnage measurement, weighing, safe loading, unloading and carriage of cargo, and passenger and personnel safety issues for ships. Read more

  2. Export strategic goods to the Channel Islands

    Find out if you need a strategic goods licence to export to the Channel Islands: how goods are listed on the UK Strategic Export Control Lists Read more

  3. Drink-drive rehabilitation scheme: course approval and quality assurance model

    Breakdown of the application for drink-drive rehabilitation scheme (DDRS) courses and how the courses will be quality assured. Read more

  4. Ensign large yacht services: advice notes on surveys

    Advice notes for those who wish to have their vessel projects surveyed. Read more

  5. Approval of vessel stability information: MCA stability unit

    Guide for owners and naval architects on how and where to submit ship stability information for Martime and Coastguard Agency authorisation. Read more