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Road Traffic Regulation Act 19842002-04-032002-03-06CR91JTThe London Borough of CroydonLocal Government Act 1985Road Traffic Act 1991-0.09778451.371262CR9 1JTTSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211, customer.services@tso.co.uk56500280280

London Borough of Croydon

PROPOSED OFF STREET CAR PARKING AREAS LOCATED WITHIN THE EASTNEY AND HANDCROFT HOUSING ESTATES

1. Notice is hereby given that the Council of the London Borough of Croydon propose to make the Croydon (Off Street Parking Places) (No Z11) Traffic Order 2002 under Sections 32, 35, 124 of, and Parts I to IV of Schedule 9 to the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 as amended by the Local Government Act 1985 and the Road Traffic Act 1991. 2. The general effect of the Order will be: (a) to designate areas of land located within the Eastney housing estate and the Handcroft housing estate as “at any time” off street parking places; (b) to provide that the regulations governing the use of Off Street Parking Places now apply to the areas mentioned in (a) above; (c) to specify that: (i) passenger vehicles (with 8 seats or less) may be left in the parking places provided; (ii) all vehicles left in the parking places must display a valid resident permit or resident visitors permit; (iii) Disabled Persons badge holders vehicles and motorcycles may use the parking places provided a valid resident permit or resident visitors permit is displayed on that vehicle; (d) resident permits and resident visitors permits would be issued only to bona-fide tenants of dwellings located within the above-mentioned housing estates. The issue and cost of such permits would be borne by the Council’s Housing Department; (e) to provide the penalty charge for contravening the Off Street Parking Places regulations will be £60, reduced to £30 on early settlement of the fine. 3. A copy of the proposed Order, of the Council’s statement of reasons for proposing to make the Order, and of a map which indicates the areas of land to which the proposed Order relates can be inspected until the last day of a period of 6 weeks beginning with the date on which the Order is made or, as the case may be, the Council decides not to make the Order, during normal office hours on Mondays to Fridays inclusive, at the Enquiry Counter, “One Stop” Facility, Taberner House, Park Lane, Croydon, Surrey. 4. Further information may be obtained by telephoning the Planning and Transportation Department, London Borough of Croydon on 0208-686 4433 extension 2513. 5. Persons desiring to object to the proposed Order should send a statement in writing of their objection and the grounds thereof to the Order Making Section, Planning & Transportation Department, Taberner House, Park Lane, Croydon CR9 1JT, quoting the reference T&P/PS/JGH/7/C11, by 3 April 2002. 6. The Councillors for this Ward are Stuart Collins, Rod Matlock and Peter Spalding. 7. The proposed Order is intended to formally designate areas of land situated within the Eastney and Handcroft estates as Off Street Parking Places to create increased control by applying regulations to govern the use of the Parking Places and provide parking facilities for residents and residents visitors in locations where commuter parking causes congestion. These proposals would also increase road safety, especially for pedestrians, by preventing obstructive parking. P Goodwin, Director of Planning and Transportation 6 March 2002.