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Orkney’s Internal Air and Ferry Study

Scottish Transport Appraisal Guidance (STAG) Pre-Appraisal and Part 1 Analysis

Orkney Islands Council, together with the Highlands and Islands Regional Transport Partnership (HITRANS), commissioned this study based on the Scottish Transport Appraisal Guidance (STAG) to investigate the future of air and ferry services to the Outer North Isles of Orkney. This report forms the STAG Pre-Appraisal and Part 1 analysis, a more detailed STAG Part 2 is ongoing at present, with final reporting expected by the end of summer 2016.

The islands considered in this study are:

  • Eday.
  • North Ronaldsay.
  • Papa Westray.
  • Sanday.
  • Stronsay.
  • Westray.

External links relating to the the documents may be found within the 'Related Sites' section on this webpage.