Decision details

Proposed Traffic Regulation Orders in association with the Southport Town Deal: Market Street, King Street and Eastbank Street.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Locality Services - Deputy Leader

Decision status: Awaiting Implementation

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek approval for the introduction of various Traffic Regulation Orders in relation to Market Street, King Street and Eastbank Street.





(1)  The implementation of the Traffic Regulation Orders, detailed in paragraph 2.1 be approved;

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

(3)  in the event that no objections are received during the consultation process referred to in (2) above, the Head of Regulation & Compliance 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 the Licensing & Regulatory Committee for consideration in accordance with the Council’s Constitution.


Reasons for the Decision(s):


The Council has the power to revoke a Traffic Regulation Order (Part IV of Schedule 9 to the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984) as well as the power to make a new Traffic Regulation Order (Section 1 of that Act). Authorisation to advertise new Traffic Regulation Orders falls under the remit of Cabinet Member Locality Services.


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




Publication date: 16/01/2023

Date of decision: 16/01/2023

Effective from: 25/01/2023

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