Decision details

Issue of resident parking permit under exceptional circumstance

Decision Maker: Officer Decision - Economy and Place

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The resident at the property has identified an ‘exceptional need’ as stated with the Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) for the council to issue a permit.
The resident parking policy states that decision in this respect are determined on the following:
• An exceptional (non-commercial) need for the applicant to have access to on-street parking in the vicinity of their property
• The availability of on-street parking in the locality and time when parking is most likely to occur;
• Whether the applicant has access to alternative parking
• Whether other similar requests would be expected to be fulfilled (e.g. from households in the same development or street);
• The support and promotion of sustainable travel in the locality.

Contact: James.Hughes, Parking Strategy & Processing Manager Email: Tel: 01432 260975.

Publication date: 09/09/2021

Date of decision: 08/09/2021

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