THE BARNET (PRESCRIBED ROUTE) (EXPERIMENTAL) (NO.2) TRAFFIC ORDER 2021Notice ID: MFN0629751
LONDON BOROUGH OF BARNET
THE BARNET (PRESCRIBED ROUTE) (EXPERIMENTAL) (NO.2) TRAFFIC ORDER 2021
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Council of the London Borough of Barnet have made on 14th October 2021 the above-mentioned Order under Section 9 to the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other enabling powers. In order to ensure motorists are compelled to turn left from Rodborough Road NW11 into Finchley Road, which in turn would deter motorists from travelling straight ahead into St Albans Lane, thus reducing vehicle conflicts, the general effect of the Order will be to, continue to allow the Council to monitor on an experimental basis, the compulsory left turn from Rodborough Road into Finchley Road. Whilst this Order continues to be in force, the existing permanent Order*prohibiting right turn from Rodborough Road into Finchley Road will be suspended.
The Order provide that, in pursuance of section 10(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, the Chief Executive of the Council or some person authorised in that behalf by him, may, if it appears to him essential in the interests of the expeditious, convenient and 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 operation of the Order or any provision thereof A copy of the Order, which will come into operation on Thursday 21st October 2021, plans of the relevant areas and the Council's Statements of Reasons for making the Order can be inspected between 9am and 5pm on Mondays to Fridays (Bank Holidays and Public Holidays excepted) inclusive for a period of 6 months from the date on which this notice is published at:
(a) Design Team, 2 Bristol Avenue, Colindale, London, NW9 4EW;
(b) Hendon Town Hall, Reception, The Burroughs, London NW4 4BQ.
Further information may be obtained by telephoning 020 8359 3555. Any person wishing to question the validity of the Order or any of its provisions on the grounds that they are not within the relevant powers of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 or that any of the relevant requirements thereof or of any regulation made there-under have not been complied with in relation to the Order may within six weeks of the date on which the Order was made, make application for the purpose to the High Court.
If the provisions of the Order continue in operation for a period of not less than six months, the Council will consider in due course whether the provisions of the Order should be reproduced and continued in force indefinitely. Anyone who wishes to object to the making of such an Order for the purpose of such reproduction and continuation in force may, within the period of six months from the date on which the Order came into operation, send a statement in writing of their objection and the grounds thereof to Design Team, 2 Bristol Avenue, Colindale, London, NW9 4EW or via email to
Dated 14th October 2021
Executive Director (Environment) 2 Bristol Avenue, Colindale, London, NW9 4EW