Sealed Order

In the Borough of Tonbridge & Malling

THE KENT COUNTY COUNCIL

(QUARRY HILL ROAD/ROCK ROAD, BOROUGH GREEN)

               (7.5 TONNE WEIGHT RESTRICTION) ORDER 2018

 Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984

 The Kent County Council in exercise of the powers under Sections 1, 2 and 3(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (the Act of 1984), as amended, and of all other enabling powers and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Part III of Schedule 9 to the Act of 1984, hereby make the following Order:-

The general effect of this made Order is to prevent any goods vehicles with a maximum permissible laden weight of which exceeds 7.5 tonne to proceed in those lengths of road specified in the Schedule of the Order and exemptions are provided in the Order for; access etc.

Roads subject to a 7.5 Tonne Weight Restriction including all roads confined by the roads stated in the table below

Quarry Hill Road; from the junction with Sevenoaks Road to the roundabout junction.

Rock Road; from its junction with Sevenoaks Road to its junction with Quarry Hill Road.

The Order was made on 19 December 2018 and its provisions will come into effect on 24 December 2018.

A copy of the Order, statement of the Council’s reasons for making the Order, a map indicating the location and the effect and a copy of any Orders which will be amended by the Order may be examined on Mondays to Friday at The Kent County Council, Sessions House, Maidstone, ME14 1XQ; The Kent County Council, Highway, Transportation & Waste, Ashford Highway Depot, Henwood Industrial Estate, Unit 4 Javelin Way, Ashford, Kent TN24 8AD normal office hours or downloaded from the consultation document section below.

 Anyone may, by application to the High Court within 6 weeks of the date of publication of this Notice, challenge the validity of the Orders or of any provision contained in them on the grounds that it is not within the powers conferred by the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, or any instrument made thereunder, or that there has been a failure to comply with any statutory requirement to the Orders.

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Original Consultation Text : 21/09/2018 - 15/10/2018

THE KENT COUNTY COUNCIL

(QUARRY HILL ROAD/ROCK ROAD, BOROUGH GREEN)

(7.5 TONNE WEIGHT RESTRICTION) ORDER 2018

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984

 The Kent County Council in exercise of the powers under Sections 1, 2 and 3(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (the Act of 1984), as amended, and of all other enabling powers and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Part III of Schedule 9 to the Act of 1984, hereby propose to make the following Order:-

The general effect of this Order is to prevent any goods vehicles with a maximum permissible laden weight of which exceeds 7.5 tonne to proceed in those lengths of road specified in the Schedule of the Order. Exemptions are provided in the Order for; access to land & properties, permit holders, vehicles engaged agricultural activities, emergency services, authorities in pursuance of statutory powers and vehicles engaged in such building operations as maintenance, improvement or demolition. Full details of the exemptions are provided in the articles of the Order.

Roads subject to a 7.5 Tonne Weight Restriction including all roads confined by the roads stated in the table below

Quarry Hill Road; from the junction with Sevenoaks Road to the roundabout junction.

Rock Road; from its junction with Sevenoaks Road to its junction with Quarry Hill Road.

A statement of the Council’s reasons for making the proposed Order, a map indicating the location and the effect and a copy of any other Orders which will be amended by the proposed Order may be examined on Mondays to Friday at The Kent County Council, Sessions House, Maidstone, ME14 1XQ, and at The Kent County Council, Kent Highway & Transportation, Ashford Highway Depot, Henwood Industrial Estate, Unit 4 Javelin Way, Ashford, Kent TN24 8AD during normal office hours or viewed online at www.kent.gov.uk/highwaysconsultations.

If you wish to offer support or object to the proposed Order you should send the grounds in writing to The TRO Co-ordinator, Schemes Planning & Delivery Team, Highways, Transportation & Waste, Kent County Council, Ashford Highway Depot, Henwood Industrial Estate, Javelin Way, Ashford, TN24 8AD or by email to TRO@kent.gov.uk by 12 noon Monday 15th October 2018

Timeline

  • Opened
    21 Dec 2018 at 09:00
  • Closes
    1 Feb 2019 at 23:59
  • Response to be published

Details

Consulting Organisation Type Kent County Council
Consulting Organisation Name Kent County Council
District / Borough areas affected by the consultation Tonbridge & Malling
Consultation Topic Traffic, transport and roads
Consultation Methods Open responses (e.g. letters and email)
Contact Details

If you wish to offer support or object to the proposed Order you should send the grounds in writing to The TRO Co-ordinator, Schemes Planning & Delivery Team, Highways, Transportation & Waste, Kent County Council, Ashford Highway Depot, Henwood Industrial Estate, Javelin Way, Ashford, TN24 8AD or by email to TRO@kent.gov.uk by 12 noon Monday 15th October 2018