Decision details

Temporary Closures, Market Street, Southport

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Locality Services

Decision status: Awaiting Implementation

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek approval for the progression of a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order on Market Street, Southport.





(1)            the implementation of a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order, the effect of which will temporarily close Market Street, Southport between its junction with King Street and the Market delivery entrance for the hosting of an outdoor market on every first Sunday of the month for the next twelve months be approved. The market will commence on Sunday 6th June;

(2)            the necessary legal procedures, including those of public consultation and advertising the Council’s intention to implement the Order, be approved;

(3)            in the event that no objections are received during the consultation process referred to in (2) above, the Chief Legal and Democratic Officer be authorised to make the Order and the Highway Management Manager be authorised to implement the Order; and in the event that objections are received during the consultation process, the matter be referred to Licensing & Regulatory Committee for consideration in accordance with the Council’s Constitution.


Reasons for the Decision(s):

The Council has the power to make temporary Traffic Regulation Orders under (Section 14 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984).



Alternative Options Considered and Rejected: (including any Risk Implications)





Publication date: 26/04/2021

Date of decision: 26/04/2021

Effective from: 06/05/2021

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