Training course

Traffic Regulation Orders

28 September 2017
10:00 - 16:00
Eversheds, London

1 Wood Street, London, EC2V 7WS

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  1. What needs an order? Bus lanes, traffic problems, one way systems, speed limits - when can the Traffic Authority consider making an order and what the law forbids.
  2. Orders for permanent changes on the highway - Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and other statutes.
  3. Temporary orders. When can these be made? How temporary is “temporary” and when can the order be effective at once?
  4. Special events. What can justify an order? Sporting and social events. Orders about temporary works-when can an order be made? Common pitfalls.
  5. Drafting problems. What to do and when to do it Common difficulties. Your problems discussed. What matters legally if drafting goes wrong.
  6. Procedure, Committee, cabinet or delegated powers. Advertising pitfalls. The involvement of councillors.
  7. Considering the objections - what to do and when to do it. Advice to members. Lobbying by supporters and opponents.
  8. Confirmation. Public inquiry or not? Implementing the order.
  9. Challenging an order. The High Court. What’s involved.
  10. Case studies and practical exercises.

Traffic Regulation Orders

28 September 2017 | 10:00 - 16:00

£215 +VAT

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