Road Traffic Acts

Road Traffic Regulation Act 19842012-07-072012-06-252012-06-29TSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211,

City of Westminster




  • 1 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Westminster City Council on 25th June 2012 made the above Orders under sections 9 and 10 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended.
  • 2 The general effect of the Orders, which will come into force on 7th July 2012, will be, on an experimental basis, to:
    • a revoke a ‘shared use’ parking place on the south-east side of Charles II Street adjacent to ‘Her Majesty’s Theatre’, No. 57 Haymarket;
    • b convert the ‘shared use’ parking place on the north-west side of Charles II Street, outside Nos. 13 to 15, to ‘pay by phone’ operation only;
    • c revoke the ‘no vehicles’ traffic restriction in Waterloo Place, on the north-east side of the Crimea Memorial island at the junction with Pall Mall; and
    • d revoke the one-way working in Waterloo Place, between Pall Mall and Regent Street.
  • 3 A copy of the Orders and of other documents giving more detailed particulars of the Orders can be inspected between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Mondays to Fridays until such time as the Orders cease to have effect at West One, City Hall, 64 Victoria Street, London, SW1E 6QP.
  • 4 Further information may be obtained by telephoning the Council’s agents, West One, telephone number (020) 7811 6337. Details are also available at
  • 5 The Orders shall provide that, subject to the provisions of section 10(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, the Council’s City Commissioner of Transportation for the time being, or some person authorised in that behalf by him, may, if it appears to him or that person essential:
    • a in the interest of the expeditious, convenient and safe movement of traffic;
    • b in the interest of providing suitable and adequate parking facilities on the highway; or
    • c for preserving or improving the amenities of the area through which any road affected by the Orders runs;

modify or suspend the Orders or provisions contained therein.

  • 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 Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 or that any relevant requirements thereof or any relevant regulations made thereunder have 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.
  • 7 The Council will consider in due course whether the provisions of the Experimental Orders should be continued in force indefinitely by means of Orders made under section 6 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984. Any person may object to the making of the Orders for the purpose of such indefinite continuation within a period of six months, beginning from the date on which the Experimental Orders came into force. Any objection must be in writing, stating the grounds on which it is made, and sent to the Council’s Agents, West One, City Hall 10th Floor, 64 Victoria Street, London, SW1E 6QP, or reference 5923/GL.

Dated 29th June 2012

Martin Low

City Commissioner of Transportation

(The officer appointed for this purpose)