Road Traffic Acts

MertonSM4 5DX51.40135-0.196125Road Traffic Regulation Act 19842021-09-152021-09-162021-09-20TSO (The Stationery Office), customer.services@thegazette.co.uk388563763474

LONDON BOROUGH OF MERTON

PROVISION OF DISABLED PERSONS PARKING PLACES

THE MERTON (FREE PARKING PLACES) (DISABLED PERSONS) (NO. 253) ORDER 2021

THE MERTON (PARKING PLACES) (RPC) (AMENDMENT NO. 2) ORDER 2021

1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Council of the London Borough of Merton, on 15 September 2021, made the above-mentioned Orders under the powers conferred by sections 6, 45, 46, 49 and 124 of, and Part IV of Schedule 9 to, the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 as amended.

2. The general effect of the above mentioned ‘Free Parking Places’ Order will be to: -

(a) designate a parking place on the carriageway at the location listed in the Schedule to this notice in which vehicles authorised by the ‘Disabled Persons’ Order may be left for any period without charge;

(b) provide that the parking place will operate at all times, unless otherwise stated;

(c) specify, in respect of the parking place, that vehicles displaying in the relevant position, a disabled persons badge (commonly referred to as "the Blue Badge") issued by any local authority under the provisions of the Disabled Persons (Badges for Motor Vehicles) Regulations 2000 may be left therein;

(d) provide that certain vehicles may wait in the parking place in certain circumstances, e.g. to allow persons to board or alight (maximum 2 minutes), to load or unload (maximum 20 minutes), etc.

3. The general effect of the ‘Parking Places Amendment’ Order will be to remove an existing parking place in Amity Grove to facilitate the installation of a new disabled persons parking place.

4. A copy of the Orders, which will come into force on 20 September 2021, and other documents giving more detailed particulars of the Orders, including a plan specifying the lengths of road affected by the Orders, can be inspected during normal office hours on Mondays to Fridays inclusive until the end of six weeks from the date on which the Orders were made at Merton Link, Merton Civic Centre, London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5DX.

5. Any person desiring to question the validity of the Orders or of any provision contained therein on the grounds that it is not within the relevant powers of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, or that any of the relevant requirements thereof, or of any relevant regulations made thereunder has not been complied with in relation to the Orders may, within six weeks from the date on which the Orders were made, make application for the purpose to the High Court.

Dated 15 September 2021

Paul McGarry

Head of futureMerton

London Borough of Merton

SCHEDULE

Opposite Nos. 55 and 57 Amity Grove, SW20