Formal consultation - A184 Sunderland Road Area, East Boldon


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

Overview of the proposal

The proposal includes:

  • Reduction in speed limit from 50mph to 40mph on A184 Sunderland Road Area, East Boldon.

Consultation closes: 19 March 2024

Map of plans

Map of A184 Sunderland Road Area, East Boldon

Legal notice

South Tyneside Council(A184 Sunderland Road Area, East Boldon) Order 2024

South Tyneside Council proposes to make an Order under Section 84 of and Schedule 9 to, the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other enabling powers.

The effect of the Order will be to reduce the 50MPH Speed Restrictions on  Sunderland Road, East Boldon from a point 200.5 metres east of its eastern junction with Natley Avenue in a south easterly direction to the Borough's boundary with Sunderland City (being an approximate distance of 1160 metres) to a 40MPH Speed Restriction.

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

Dated: 27 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.