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Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (c. 27)
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  Part III Crossings and Playgrounds
  Street playgrounds
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F1 Power to prohibit traffic on roads to be used as playgrounds.
(1) For the purpose of enabling a road for which they are the traffic authority to be used as a playground for children, a local traffic authority may make an order prohibiting or restricting the use of the road by vehicles, or by vehicles of any specified class, either generally or on particular days or during particular hours.

The prohibition or restriction may be subject to such exceptions and conditions as to occasional use or otherwise as may be specified in the order.
(2) An order under this section shall make provision for permitting reasonable access to premises situated on or adjacent to the road.
(3) A person who uses a vehicle or causes or permits a vehicle to be used, in contravention of an order in force under this section shall be guilty of an offence.]
Amendments (Textual)
S. 29 substituted for ss. 29, 30 (1.11.1991) by New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 (c. 22, SIF 59, 108), s. 168(1), Sch. 8 para.37; which substitution is in force for Scotland only by S.I. 1991/2286, art. 2(2), Sch. 2, and for England and Wales only by S.I. 1991/2288, art. 3,Sch.

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Attributes of:   29. Power to prohibit traffic on roads to be used as playgrounds.
Version no Start date End date Extent Confers power Blanket amendment
> 1 01/11/1991   E+W+S Y N

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