Road Traffic Acts

-0.19610951.401404SM4 5DXRoad Traffic Regulation Act 19842005-02-212005-02-10SM45DXThe London Borough of MertonTSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211,

London Borough of Merton


1. Notice is hereby given that the London Borough of Merton, after consulting the Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis, have made the above-mentioned Orders under sections 9 and 10 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, thereinafter referred to as the Act. The Orders shall become operational on 21 February 2005, and shall continue in force for a maximum period of 18 months. 2. The general effects of the Orders will be: (a) to introduce “at any time” waiting restrictions on Chalgrove Avenue, both sides, from the junction of Central Road for a distance of 25 metres and on Central Road, north-east side, from a point 11 metres south-west of Chalgrove Avenue, to a point 11 metres north-east of Chalgrove Avenue; (b) to introduce a gated closure on Chalgrove Avenue, from a point 9.5 metres from the junction of Central Road, north-westwards for a distance of 5 metres. 3. While the Orders remain in force, the Director of Environment and Regeneration or some person authorised in that behalf by him, may, amongst other things under section 10(2) of the Act, if it appears to him or that person, essential in the interest of convenient, expeditious, and the safe movement of traffic or for preserving or improving the amenities of the area through which any road affected by the Orders run, modify or suspend the Orders or provisions thereof. 4. A copy of the Orders, a plan identifying the area affected by the Orders, and the Council’s statement of reasons for making the Orders can be inspected during normal office hours on Mondays to Fridays inclusive at Merton Link, Merton Civic Centre, London Road, Morden, Surrey, until the end of a period 6 months from the date on which the Order was commenced. 5. The London Borough of Merton, as the Order-making authority, will consider in due course whether the provisions of the Orders should be continued in force indefinitely by means of Orders made under section 6 of the Act. Any person desiring to object to the provisions of the Orders continuing indefinitely may, within the above-mentioned period of 6 months, send a statement in writing of their objection and providing the grounds on which it is made to the Director of Environment and Regeneration at the address below quoting Ref ES/SGE. 6. 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 Act, or that any of the relevant requirements of the Act, or of any relevant regulations made under that Act have not been complied with in relation to the Orders may, within 6 weeks from the date on which the Orders were made, make an application for the purpose to the High Court. A Broom, Head of Street Management Merton Civic Centre, London Road, Morden, Surrey SM4 5DX. 10 February 2005.