Strategic research directions

Transport has developed seven Strategic Research Directions, which provide the basis for structured engagement with research partners. These include:

Future mobility

Managing a more integrated transport network

Future transport workforce

Evolution of skills and talents required for a Future transport workforce

Safety and security

Transportation safety and security development and deployment

Successful places

Transport’s role in shaping and activating places and precincts


Delivering and managing a transport system that is economically, socially and environmentally sustainable

Technological drivers of change

Technological drivers of change underpinning TfNSW’s core business

Valuing wider benefits

Identifying and quantifying transport benefits