Traffic Regulation Orders (TRO) and Traffic Schemes

A Traffic Regulation Order is required to legally enforce a new or modified restriction on traffic as part of an improvement scheme, for example:

  • speed limits
  • on-street parking
  • weight limits
  • one-way streets

You can also find information on Improvement Schemes, for example;

  • road humps
  • pedestrian crossings
  • traffic calming features 

For more information surrounding TRO's please click on the link below.

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) programme brochure

To view the current status of our programme please click on the link below

Update on current TROs and schemes October 2017


TROs and Schemes by District currently under consultation

Cheltenham

Cheltenham Transport Plan TROs

Cotswold

Forest of Dean

Gloucester

Gloucestershire County Council are proposing to introduce a Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) to vary the waiting restrictions at various locations within the City of Gloucester.

Proposed Gloucester Waiting Restrictions - Notice

Proposed Gloucester Waiting Restrictions - Statement of Reasons

Plans of the roads affected can be seen by clicking on the relevant links below:

Archdeacon Street

Barnwood Avenue

Brionne Way

Longford Lane (see Brionne Way & Church Road plans)

Brooklands Park

Paygrove Lane (see Brooklands Park plan)

Calton Road

Lewisham Road (see Calton Road Plan)

Carisbrooke Road

Milford Close (see Brionne Way plan)

Grove Street

High Street (Tredworth)

Horton Road (by Redcliffe College)

Horton Road (Outside School)

Keswick Close

Ladybellgate Street

Napier Street

Parklands

School Lane (see Parklands plan)

Salisbury Road

Severn Road

Waterwells Drive

Wellsprings Road

Worcester Street

Brook Street

Daventry Terrace

Elmleaze

Epney Road

Longney Road (see Epney Road plan)

Myers Road (see Hamer Street plan)

Hamer Street

Norman Ball Way (see Hamer Street plan)

Coldray Close (see Hamer Street plan)

Coltman Close (see Hamer Street plan)

Casey Close (see Hamer Street plan)

Peart Close (see Hamer Street)

Henry Street

Kenilworth Avenue

Larkhay Road

Longhorn Avenue

Midland Road

Naas Lane

Olympus Park (northern section)

Olympus Park (middle section)

Olympus Park (southern section)

Church Road

Oxstalls Lane (see Church Road plan)

Regent Street

Sherborne Street

Sisson Road

Windfall Way

Together with the removal of waiting restrictions on the following roads, all within the City of Gloucester:

Keswick Close

Napier Street

High Street (Tredworth)

Severn Road

Salisbury Road

Brook Street

The proposals are aimed at providing safe and accessible routes for all road users and improving parking on street for residents and visitors where possible.

Proposed traffic regulation orders to facilitate the redevelopment of Gloucester bus station. These include changes to traffic movements, pedestrian crossings, bus lanes and the re-opening of the Station Road / Bruton Way junction (near Prince Street). Please note that this does NOT include the partial closure of Bruton Way immediately in front of the new bus station.

The redevelopment of Gloucester Bus Station requires changes to be made to some Traffic Orders on the streets in the surrounding area.  For more information, please see the "Download" panel on the right hand side of the screen.

The general effect of these Orders would be to:

  • Revoke the existing Prohibition of Driving Order on Station Road, Gloucester at its junction with A430 Bruton Way to allow this junction to be re-opened to traffic.
  • Prohibit U Turns at the new set of traffic signals that will be installed at the above junction.  Right turns into Station Road from the southbound carriageway of the A430 Bruton Way will also be prohibited.
  • Make changes to the bus lanes on Bruton Way, Station Road and Market Parade including shortening the lengths of the bus lanes, changing the exemptions and revoking parts of existing bus lanes.
  • Revoke the existing one-way and compulsory left-turn Order on the access roads to the multi-storey car park in Bruton Way.
  • Provide two new zebra crossings. These will replace the existing zebra crossing and pelican crossing on Station Road.  The existing zebra crossings on both Bruton Way and the multi-storey car park entrance & exit roads will be removed.

These Orders will now come into effect on 7th August 2017.

Documents

Gloucester Bus Station - Made Order -  Banned Turns

Gloucester Bus Station - Made Order - Revocation of Station Road Prohibition of Driving

GTH Intend to Documents

GTH Consultation Plan JUNE2016

GTH Banned U Turn and Right Turn Notice

GTH Revocation Notice (Prohibition of Driving & Car Park Access Roads)

GTH Bus Lane Notice

GTH Zebra Crossings Notices

GTH Banned Turns Permanent Order

GTH Revoked Order - Bruton Way Car Park 1983

GTH Revoked Order - POD Station Road 1982

GTH Bus Lane Order

GTH Made Order Documents

Please Note that these Orders have now been made & will come into effect on 14th August 2017.

An improvement scheme on the Elmbridge Court roundabout junction of the A40 Golden Valley Bypass / A40 Gloucester Northern Bypass / A417 Barnwood Link / B4063 Cheltenham Road East / B4063 Cheltenham Road West is currently under construction.

These improvements are designed to improve safety, traffic flows and reduce congestion at one of the busiest junctions in Gloucestershire and includes widening and/or increasing the number of approach lanes on the arms of the roundabout. Also included is the construction of a new carriageway that goes through the centre of the roundabout island. 

As part of these improvements, two new Traffic Regulation Orders are required: one for speed limit changes and one for a one-way & turning prohibitions on the roundabout.

If you wish to comment on these proposals, please write to Highways England, Operations Directorate, Ash House, Falcon Road, Sowton Industrial Estate, Exeter EX2 7LB or e-mail: NDDSW-Orders@highwaysengland.co.uk quoting reference HESW 02/17 and the grounds for the objection no later than 21st July 2017.

Elmbridge Court Roundabout Speed Limit - Made Order Notice

Elmbridge Court Roundabout One-Way & Prohibition of Turning - Made Order Notice

Elmbridge Court  / A40 Speed Limit Notice

Elmbridge Court / A40 Speed Limit Statement of Reasons

Elmbridge Court / A40 Speed Limit Plan

Elmbridge Court Roundabout Prohibition of Turning Notice

Elmbridge Court Roundabout Prohibition of Turning Statement of Reasons

Elmbridge Court Roundabout Prohibition of Turning Plan

Stroud

The plans below show potential changes to the waiting restrictions in Wotton-Under-Edge that are currently being considered.  We would welcome your views on these possible changes by emailing gcc.tro@amey.co.uk by Friday 20th October. Please note that these proposals are not yet subject to the Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) process but any comments received could have an impact on whether these proposals progress to a TRO in which case there will be further consultation and another chance to comment.

Potters Pond / School Road

Gloucester Street / Tabernacle Pitch

Dyersbrook

Locombe Place / Wortley Road / Mount Pleasant

Culverhay

Packhorse Lane / Haw Street

Tewkesbury

 

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