Road Traffic Acts

-0.23410051.491514W6 9JURoad Traffic Regulation Act 1984ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984The London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham2018-01-102018-01-292017-04-062018-01-19TSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211, customer.services@tso.co.uk295068662178

THE LONDON BOROUGH OF HAMMERSMITH AND FULHAM

ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984

THE HAMMERSMITH AND FULHAM (HEAVY GOODS VEHICLES) (PRESCRIBED ROUTES) (NO. 1) ORDER 2018

1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Council of the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham on 06th April 2017 made the above Order under sections 9 and 10 and 124 of, and Part IV of Schedule 9 to, the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 as amended. The Order will come into force on 29th January 2018 and may continue in force for up to 18 months.

2. The general nature and effect of the Hammersmith and Fulham (Heavy Goods Vehicles) (Prescribed Routes) (No. 1) Order 2018 will be to prohibit as an experiment goods vehicles the maximum gross weight of which exceeds 7.5 tonnes from entering or proceeding in the streets as set out in the schedule to this notice.

The prohition will not apply:

(a) to any person causing any coach to enter the prohibited road for the purpose of picking up or setting down passengers or at adjacent to premises accessible only by way of the prohibited road or for the purpose of gaining access to off-street garaging accessible only from the prohibited road;

(b) in relation to any vehicle when used in the service of a local authority in pursuance of statutory powers or duties provided that in all the circumstances it is reasonably necessary in the exercise of such duties for that vehicle to proceed in the prohibited road;

(c) in relation to any vehicle being used in connection with the maintenance, improvement, reconstruction, cleansing or lighting of the prohibited road or of any road accessible only therefrom, or the laying, erection, alteration or repair of any sewer thereunder or of any main, pipe or apparatus for the supply of gas, water or electricity, or of any telecommunication system thereunder or thereon, or the placing, maintenance or removal of any traffic sign thereon;

(d) to any goods vehicle entering the prohibited road for the purpose of loading or unloading in the prohibited road or in any road accessible only therefrom or for the purpose of gaining access to off-street garaging accessible only from the prohibited road.

3. Where it appears necessary for certain purposes, the Head of Transport Policy & Network Management, or any person authorised by them may modify or suspend the orders or any provisions in it, while the orders are in force.

4. A copy of the Orders and of documents giving more detailed particulars of the Orders can be inspected during normal office hours on Mondays to Fridays inclusive from the date on which this notice is published until the order ceases to have effect, at the offices of:

Transportation Policy Group, Transport and Technical Services Department, Town Hall Extension, King Street, Hammersmith, W6 9JU.

6. The Council will be considering in due course whether the provisions of the experimental Orders should be continued in force indefinitely by means of a permanent Order made under section 45, 46, 49 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984. Any person may object to the making of the permanent Orders within a period of six months beginning with the day on which the experimental Orders come into force or, if the Orders are varied by another Order or modified pursuant to section 10(2) of the 1984 Act, beginning with the day on which the variation or modification or the latest variation or modification came into force. Any such objection or other representation relating to the Orders must be made in writing and all objections must specify the grounds on which they are made and should be sent to Traffic Orders Team, Transport and Technical Services Department, Town Hall Extension, King Street, Hammersmith, W6 9JU.

7. If any person wishes to question the validity of the Orders or any of the provisions on the grounds that it or they are not within the powers conferred by the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, or that any requirement of that Act or of any instrument made under that Act has not been complied with, that person may, within 6 weeks from the date on which the Orders are made, apply for the purpose to the High Court.

Dated this 10th day of January 2018

Chris Bainbridge

Chief Transport Planner

Transport and Highways

SCHEDULE

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