Formal consultation - Delaval Court Area, South Shields 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 Delaval Court Area, South Shields

Consultation closes: 

Map of plans

Map of Delaval Court Area, South Shields

Legal notice

South Tyneside Council (Delaval Court Area, South Shields 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:

  • Byron Street, South Shields
  • Chichester Place, South Shields
  • Rear of Chichester Road numbers 48 to 138, South Shields
  • Darras Court, South Shields
  • Rear of Dean Road numbers 66 to 186, South Shields
  • Delaval Court, South Shields
  • Derwentwater Terrace, South Shields
  • Rear of Imeary Street numbers 9 to 211, South Shields
  • John Clay Street, South Shields
  • Kenton Court, South Shields
  • Laygate, South Shields
  • Marsden Street, South Shields
  • Milton Street, South Shields
  • Rear of Milton Street, South Shields
  • Newburn Court, South Shields
  • Ryton Court, South Shields
  • Shakespeare Street, South Shields
  • Wawn Street, South Shields
  • Rear of Wawn Street numbers 42 to 62, South Shields
  • West George Potts Street from its junction with Chichester Road for a distance of 45 metres in an easterly direction, South Shields
  • West Moffett Street, South Shields
  • West Stainton Street, South Shields
  • West Stevenson Street, 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 7 June 2024. Any objections must specify the grounds on which they are made.

Dated: 17 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.