Traffic Regulation Orders

A Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) is a legal order. It enables the county council, as the highway authority, to manage traffic in the county. Examples of TROs includes parking restrictions, speed limits, one-way streets, weight restrictions, no right/left turns and loading bays. The following is a list of recent traffic regulation order proposals which are currently under consultation. Please forward any comments or objections by email.

Current Traffic Regulation Orders under consultation

TRAF/8044 - Proposed implementation of 'Prohibition of Right-Hand Turn' Restrictions on the A1025 Gilden Way, and Mulberry Green, Harlow.

This proposal is to implement Permanent Prohibition of Right-Hand Turn Restrictions on the A1025 Gilden Way, and Mulberry Green, in the District of Harlow.

TRAF/7769 - Proposed implementation of a 'Prohibition of Motor Vehicles' Restriction on Old Road, Harlow. Proposed entension of 'No Stopping at Any Time' (on Main Carriageway) 24hr Clearway Restriction on River Way, Harlow. Proposed extension of '30mph Speed Limit' by virtue of street lighting on River Way, Harlow. Proposed implementation of a 'Prohibition of Left-Hand Turn' Restriction at River Way/A1184 Cambridge Road Junction, Harlow. Proposed implementation of a 'Prohibition of Right-Hand Turn' Restriction at A1184 Cambridge Road/River Way Junction, Harlow. Proposed implementation of a 'Prohibition of Left-Hand Turn' Restriction on River Way, Harlow. Proposed implementation of a 'Prohibition of Right-Hand Turn' Restriction on the A1184 Cambridge Road, Harlow. Proposed implementation of a 'Signal Controlled Pedestrian Crossing' on River Way, Harlow. Proposed revocation of existing Order for 'Prohibition of Right-Hand Turn' Restriction at the A1184 Cambridge Road/Old Road Junction, Harlow.

This proposal is to implement a 'Prohibition of Motor Vehicles' Restriction on Old Road, Harlow. To implement an entension of 'No Stopping at Any Time' (on Main Carriageway) 24hr Clearway Restriction on River Way, Harlow. To implement an extension of '30mph Speed Limit' by virtue of street lighting on River Way, Harlow. To implement a 'Prohibition of Left-Hand Turn' Restriction at River Way/A1184 Cambridge Road Junction, Harlow. To implement a 'Prohibition of Right-Hand Turn' Restriction at A1184 Cambridge Road/River Way Junction, Harlow. To implement a 'Prohibition of Left-Hand Turn' Restriction on River Way, Harlow. To implement a 'Prohibition of Right-Hand Turn' Restriction on the A1184 Cambridge Road, Harlow. To implement a 'Signal Controlled Pedestrian Crossing' on River Way, Harlow. To revoke the existing Order for 'Prohibition of Right-Hand Turn' Restriction at the A1184 Cambridge Road/Old Road Junction, Harlow.

TRAF/8012 - Proposed implementation of a 'Permit Holders Only Zone 17, Mon-Fri 8am-10am and 2pm-4pm' on Armistice Avenue, Greater Beaulieu Park, Springfield, Chelmsford.

This proposal is to implement a 'Permit Holders Only Zone 17, Mon-Fri 8am-10am and 2pm-4pm' on Armistice Avenue, Greater Beaulieu Park, Springfield, in the City of Chelmsford. 

TRAF/7989 - Proposed revocation of a '40mph Speed Limit' and implementation of a '30mph Speed Limit' on Church Street, Bocking, Braintree.

This proposal is to revoke the existing '40mph Speed Limit' and introduce a '30mph Speed Limit' on Church Street, Bocking, in the District of Braintree.

TRAF/7889 - Proposed implementation of 'No Waiting at Any Time' Restrictions on Marsh Road junction with Thompson Avenue, Burnham-on-Crouch, Maldon.

This proposal is to implement 'No Waiting at Any Time' Restrictions on Marsh Road at its junction with Thompson Avenue, Burnham-on-Crouch, in the District of Maldon.

TRAF/7888 - Proposed implementation of a '20mph Zone' on Various Road, Land off Marsh Road, Burnham-on-Crouch, Maldon.

This proposal is to implement a '20mph Zone' on Acorn Street, Best Drive, Bowland Way, Heron Grove, Hewlett Road, Montagu Chase, Swingate Close, and Thompson Avenue, Burnham-on-Crouch, in the District of Maldon.

Plan Intention Notice Statement of Reasons Draft Order Closing Date: 09 December 2022

TRAF/8004: The Essex County Council (Colchester City) (Prohibition of Waiting, Loading and Stopping) and (On-Street Parking Places) (Civil Enforcement Area) (Amendment No. 40) Order 202* / The Essex County Council (Station Way, Colchester) (Bus Lane) Order 202* / Proposed Construction of Cycle Track on Station Way, Colchester

This proposal is to remove part of the existing ‘Bus Lane’ road markings on the east side of Station Way, Colchester, to implement Waiting & Loading Restrictions, modified ‘Bus Lane’  for the installation of  new Cycle Lanes/Cycleway on the existing footway and carriageway

TRAF/7998 TRAF/7998 Proposed Implementation of Disabled Parking Bay 88 Greenfield, Witham, Braintree

This proposal is to implement a Disabled Parking Bay outside number 88 Greenfield, Witham in the District of Braintree. This proposed implementation was left off of the original Intention Notice which originally went out to publication on the 13/10/2022 and will be replacing a section of Permit Parking which was revoked in the original publication.