Surrey Street area, Jarrow 20mph


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

Overview of the proposal

The proposal includes:

  • reduction to 20mph in the Surrey Street Area, Jarrow

Consultation closes: 28 May 2024

Map of plans

Map of Surrey Street Area, Jarrow 20mph

Legal notice

South Tyneside Council (Surrent Street Area, Jarrow 20mph) 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 speed limit to 20mph on:

  • Bede Burn Road, Jarrow from its junction with Kent Street for a distance of 45 metres in a south westerly direction;
  • Kent Street, Jarrow from its junction with Park Road for a distance of 90 metres in a north easterly direction then for a distance of 40 metres in a south easterly direction;
  • Surrey Street, Jarrow;
  • Sussex Street, Jarrow. 

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 28 May 2024. Any objections must specify the grounds on which they are made.

Dated: 7 May 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.