Formal consultation - Lawe Road and George Scott Street, South Shields

Contents

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

Overview of the proposal

The proposal includes:

  • removal of limited waiting 2 hours no return within 4 hours on any day 9am to 6pm on Lawe Road
  • amendment of current no waiting and no loading/unloading at any time on Lawe Road
  • introduction of:
    • no waiting at any time and no loading/unloading at any time on Lawe Road
    • no waiting on any day 8am to 5pm on Rear George Scott Street / Lawe Road and Rear Ocean Road
    • pay and display parking 8am to 5pm Monday to Sunday except permit holders on Lawe Road
    • resident permit holder only parking on George Scott Street

Consultation closes: 13 March 2024

Map of plans

Map of Lawe Road and George Scott Street, South Shields

Legal notice

South Tyneside Council (Lawe Road & George Scott Street, South Shields) Order 2024

South Tyneside Council proposes to make an Order under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other enabling powers.

The effect of the Order will be to:

Revoke:

  • Limited Waiting, 2 hours, no return within 4 hours on any day 9am to 6pm on Lawe Road
    • east side from a point 19 metres north of its junction with Ocean Road / Sea Road in a northerly direction for a distance of 91 metres

Amend:

  • No waiting at any time and no loading/unloading at any time on Lawe Road
    • west side from the northern kerb line of its junction with Ocean Road in a northerly direction from a distance of 19 metres to 36 metres

Introduce:

  • No waiting at any time and no loading/unloading at any time on:
    • Lawe Road
      • east side
        • from a point 2 metres south of its junction with George Scott Street in a northerly direction for a distance of 9 metres
      • west side
        • from the northern kerb line of its junction with Ocean Road in a northerly direction for a distance of 36 metres
        • from its junction with George Scott Street in a northerly direction for a distance of 9 metres  
    • George Scott Street
      • both sides from its junction with Lawe Road in a westerly direction for a distance of 5 metres
  • No waiting on any day 8am to 5pm on:
    • Rear George Scott Street / Rear Lawe Road
      • both sides for its entire length 
    • Rear Ocean Road (numbers 115 to 125)
      • both sides from its most easterly point to its junction with George Scott Street
  • Pay and Display Parking 8am to 5pm Monday to Sunday inclusive except permit holders on:
    • Lawe Road
      • east side from a point 19 metres north of its junction with Ocean Road / Sea Road in a northerly direction for a distance of 91 metres
  • Residents Permit Holder Parking on George Scott Street
    • both sides for its entire length 
      • residents and visitors to properties 1 to 69 George Scott Street and 5 to 15 Lawe Road will be able to park within the area of George Scott Street and Lawe Road with a valid permit 

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 between the hours of 10am and 2pm at the Town Hall at the address below.

Alternatively you can request a copy of the documentation by emailing lynne.sloan@southtyneside.gov.uk

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 13 March 2024.  Any objections must specify the grounds on which they are made.

Dated: 21 February 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.