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Business travel plans

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A business travel plan is an in-depth assessment of a business’s travel patterns and needs. The purpose of the plan is to develop a package of measures which promote, encourage and enable more sustainable travel choices and reduce reliance on single occupant car journeys for work.

Employer

The benefits:

  • enhance recruitment and reduce staff turnover
  • improve your corporate social responsibility, reduce your company’s carbon footprint
  • reduce operational costs including the provision and maintenance of parking spaces and mileage claims
  • reduce absenteeism
  • staff who walk to work tend to be fitter, healthier and more productive
  • attract more customers by making your site more accessible for those who do not have a car or can’t use a car
  • relieve parking problems and reduce the need for and cost of extra parking provisions
  • ensure parking for those in most need of a vehicle

Employee

The benefits:

  • reduce the cost of travel
  • provide the opportunity to build healthy exercise into daily life
  • reduce the average time of the commute
  • build stronger relationships with fellow staff through car share initiatives
  • reduced carbon footprint

Customer

The benefits:

  • reduce the local traffic congestion
  • making your site more accessible for those customers who do not have a car

Community and environment

The benefits:

  • raise awareness of the consequences of travel choices and highlight the benefits of choosing suitable alternatives
  • minimise the impact of travel on the environment, improve the local air quality and reduce harmful emissions

Register your interest

If you want to register your interest in travel planning and find out more information about it email us at travelplans@nelincs.gov.uk.


Contact details

Travel Planning, New Oxford House, 2 George Street, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, DN31 1HB

Email: travelplans@nelincs.gov.uk

Telephone: 01472 324930

Opening times: Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm, except bank holidays