Issue details

The Introduction of Moving Traffic Enforcement

To seek Cabinet’s approval for the council to apply for a Designation Order in relation to enforcing moving traffic offences such as yellow box junctions, prohibition of driving, gate streets, banned turns, cycle lanes, no entry, one-way streets and weight limits from the Department for Transport (DfT) depending on the outcome of a statutory consultation process.


Should the council proceed with applying for a Designation Order, and it be approved, that Cabinet approve the enforcement of Moving Traffic Offences (MTOs) at locations around the county with a focus on road safety, managing non-compliance, active travel and improved public transport services



Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 08/08/2022

Decision due: 21 Sep 2022 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Dom Morris, Cabinet Member for Highways and Flood

Contact: Colin Chick, Executive Director of Economy, Economy and Infrastructure Email:


Agenda items

Background papers

  • • Traffic Management Act (2004) and associated secondary legislation  
  • • Transport Act (2000) and secondary legislation  
  • • The Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984  
  • • The Bus Lane Contraventions (Approved Devices, Charging Guidelines and General Provisions) (England) Regulations 2022  
  • • The Bus Lane Contraventions (Penalty Charges, Adjudication and Enforcement) (England) Regulations 2022