Permanent Traffic Regulation Orders

A Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) is a legal document. Under the provisions of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, local authorities can implement TROs which allows the highways authority (Cambridgeshire County Council) to:

  • improve road safety
  • preserve or improve the character or amenity of an area
  • prevent use of a road by unsuitable vehicles
  • prevent serious damage to the highway
  • reduce and manage congestion

Permanent Traffic Regulation Orders

Implementing a Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) requires a statutory procedure to be followed. This includes:

Proposed permanent Traffic Regulation Orders currently under consultation

If you wish to object to any of the below proposed orders, please send the reason for objection by email (quoting the reference number) before the closing date to

Proposed TRO (Reference Number PR0663) - New Road, Whittlesey

Closing date for comments is 7 October 2020

PR0663 - proposed notice
Size: 16KBFile format: pdf
PR0663 - Statement of reasons
Size: 10KBFile format: pdf
PR0663 - Restriction of waiting Order
Size: 66KBFile format: pdf
PR0663 - TRO Plan
Size: 112KBFile format: pdf
PRO663 - Sealed Order
Size: 299KBFile format: pdf

Proposed TRO (Reference Number PR0671) - Various Roads, Girton

Proposed 20mph speed limit zone and 30mph speed limit on various roads in Girton and proposed speed cushions in Cambridge Road, Girton.

Closing date for comment is 23 October 2020.

PR0671 Public Notice
Size: 10KBFile format: pdf
PR0671 Statement of Reasons
Size: 105KBFile format: pdf
PR0671 Draft Order
Size: 120KBFile format: pdf
PR0671 20mph Zone Drawing
Size: 2.56MBFile format: pdf
PR0671 Speed Cushions Drawing
Size: 398KBFile format: pdf

Proposed TRO (Reference Number PR0672) - Conduit Head Road, Bradrushe Fields and Hedgerley Close, Cambridge

The effective of this order will be to prohibit waiting at any time on the following streets in Cambridge (see plans and documents for details):

  • Conduit Head Road
  • Bradrushe Fields
  • Hedgerley Close

All previous proposed waiting restrictions in Conduit Head Road, Bradrushe Fields and Hedgerley Close as advertised under reference PR0648 have been abandoned.

Closing date for comment is 28 October 2020.

PR0672 Draft Order
Size: 27KBFile format: pdf
PR0672 Statement of Reasons
Size: 12KBFile format: pdf
PR0672 Propose Press Notice
Size: 19KBFile format: pdf
PR0672 Plans
Size: 261KBFile format: pdf

Proposed TRO (Reference Number PR0673)

Proposed implementation of disabled persons parking bays in Cambridge City in the vicinity of: 4 Leys Avenue, adjacent to 9 Leys Avenue (in Orchard Avenue), 38 Arran Close, 53 Bridewell Road, 63 Gunhild Way, 76 Alpha Terrace, 82a Glebe Road and adjacent to 109a Alex Wood Road. Disabled parking bays outside 2 George Street, 18 George Street, 7 Peverel Close, 69 Paget Road, Derwent Close (adjacent to 385 Cherry Hinton Road) and 31 Bridge Street will be removed.

Closing date for comment is 11 November 2020.

PR0673 Draft Order
Size: 27KBFile format: pdf
PR0673 Statement of Reasons
Size: 19KBFile format: pdf
PR0673 Press Notice
Size: 26KBFile format: pdf
PR0673 Merged Plans
Size: 505KBFile format: pdf


For further enquiries, please contact the Policy and Regulation Team:

Telephone: 0345 045 5212

For information on TRO application forms in relation to third party funded schemes, please go to our privately funded highway improvement webpage.