A travel plan is a package of measures and policies developed to promote, encourage and enable the use of sustainable transport and to reduce reliance on the car, especially single occupancy car use. A travel plan can be implemented in a workplace, in education/training venues or residential areas.
A travel plan may be required as part of an agreement negotiated between a developer and the planning authority to offset the effects of a new development.
Lancashire County Council offers a travel plan advisory and support service to encourage and assist businesses and developers in putting a travel plan in place.
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A travel plan can bring a number of benefits
A dedicated travel plan adviser will be in touch providing advice and support to help you identify suitable measures for your travel plan and put its components together.
Sustainable Travel Team
Lancashire County Council
PO Box 78, County Hall
Tel 01772 530201