Formal consultation - Rear Borough Road / Prince Edward Road, South Shields


  1. Overview of the proposal
  2. Map of plans
  3. Legal notice
  4. What happens next

Overview of the proposal

The proposal includes:

  • no entry restriction on Borough Road into Rear Borough Road/Prince Edward Road
  • one way street along Rear Borough Road/Prince Edward Road

Consultation closes: 6 February 2024

Map of plans

Map of Rear Borough Road / Prince Edward, South Shields

Legal notice

South Tyneside Council (Rear Borough Road/Prince Edward Road, South Shields) Order 2024

South Tyneside Council proposes to make an Order under Section 1 of and Schedule 9 to, the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other enabling powers.

The effect of the Order will be to introduce:

  • one way street on Rear Borough Road/Prince Edward Road in a westwards direction
  • no entry restriction on Borough Road into Rear Borough Road/Prince Edward Road, South Shields

Full details of these proposals are contained in the draft order which, together with a plan showing the lengths of road affected and a statement of the Council's reasons for proposing to make the Order, may be inspected from Monday to Friday during normal office hours at the Town Hall at the address below.

Alternatively, you can request a copy of the documentation by emailing

If you wish to raise an objection, express support or make any other observations about these proposals, you must make them in writing to the Council's Legal Services Department at the address below or by using the same email address above by the 6 February 2024. Any objections must specify the grounds on which they are made.

Dated: 16 January 2024

Corporate Lead, Legal and Governance South Tyneside Council, Town Hall, Westoe Road, South Shields, NE33 2RL

What happens next 

We will review all feedback.

Depending on the feedback we get, the proposals may change, or may not go ahead. 

Read more about how traffic and parking consultations work.