Introduction of Civil Enforcement of Bus Lane and Bus Gate contraventions pursuant to the Transport Act 2000 - KEY/09DEC19/02
To ask the Cabinet Member to authorise the council to exercise its powers as an approved local authority under The Bus Lane Contraventions (Approved Local Authorities)(England) Order 2005 to issue civil penalties for breaches of Traffic regulation orders in relation to Bus Lanes or Bus Gates in Peterborough. Set the level of penalty charge payable for such an offence at £60, reduced to £30 if paid within 14 days. Join the Bus Lane Adjudication Service Joint Committee so arrangements are in place for an individual to appeal against the issue of a penalty charge notice. Authorise the use of approved devices (cameras) to carry out enforcement at sites where it is deemed necessary and the required infrastructure has been put in place.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Significantly affecting two or more electoral wards;
Decision status: For Determination
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 08/11/2019
Decision due: August 2020 by Cabinet Member for Communities
Lead member: Councillor Irene Walsh, Cabinet Member for Communities firstname.lastname@example.org
Lead director: Executive Director People and Communities Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Councils
Department: People and Communities
Relevant internal stakeholders.
Cabinet member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments will be consulted, as will members from any ward where a bus lane or bus gate is to be enforced.
Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Growth, Environment and Resources Scrutiny Committee
- It is not anticipated that there will be any documents other than the report and relevant appendices to be published.