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Sustainable Travel for Businesses
Implementing sustainable travel measures can bring a range of benefits to a business; whether it’s reducing the cost of mileage claims or running a fleet, through to improving the health, productivity & morale of your workforce through active travel.
Getabout can assist in a range of ways whether it’s providing advice to help you develop a Travel Plan for your organisation in Aberdeen or Aberdeenshire, or supporting your business to implement sustainable measures through Travel Grants and Trials from our partners.
Do you want your business to save money and have healthy, motivated staff? Then Travel Planning can help.
As part of our Covid-19 response a Short to medium term guidance has been produced. This will be updated as guidance and restrictions change.
Travel Know How Scotland is a great place to start developing and improving your Travel Plan.
Created and supported by marketing and travel planning experts, the free site provides businesses across Scotland with exclusive access to a wealth of advice, guidance and downloadable resources to aid with encouraging more sustainable travel choices to travel staff and visitors.
Travel Grants & Trials
Nestrans Sustainable Travel Grant
The Nestrans Sustainable Travel Grants Scheme supports the development of Travel Plans and travel awareness in Aberdeen City and Shire. Organisations can apply for up to £10,000 in matched funding to support sustainable transport initiatives.
Any organisation based in Aberdeen or Aberdeenshire can apply for funding towards measures aimed at supporting the development of more integrated and more sustainable transport such as improved pedestrian access, secure cycle parking or even a shuttle bus.
E Cargo Bike Trials
From carrying equipment, parcels and mail to deliveries of groceries, prescriptions or even flowers, businesses are saddling up and exploring the ways in which cargo bikes can complement their business model.
If you are based in Aberdeen and currently use a car or van to run your business in the city centre, find out if an e-cargo bike could benefit your business and apply for a Nestrans bike trial.