Traffic Regulation Orders (TROs) are made to control the flow of traffic and make sure that people park safely and conveniently. They can only be introduced following the appropriate legal process.
The following TROs are currently being proposed in Paignton:
Paignton Eastern Esplanade Order 2019
Proposals for removing the ‘prohibition of driving’ restriction on Pier Approach and Eastern Esplanade, whilst retaining the restrictions.
Current Status: Consultation period ends on 22 November 2019, objections must be received by the Council by this date.35227
Eastern Esplanade (Paignton)
Paignton Amendment Order No.2 2018
Roads included: Marine Drive, Marine Parade, Seaway Road.
Current status: Traffic regulation order sealed, effective as of 28 November 2019.44286
Notice of making
Brixham Road (Paignton) - temporary 30mph speed limit
New temporary 30mph speed limit to come into force from 24 January 2018 for 18 months. Our reason for making the Order is to regulate the speed of vehicles along this section of Brixham Road for safety reasons during road work improvements along this section of highway.27889
Advert for the temporary 30mph speed limit zone on Brixham Road.
Statement of the temporary 30mph speed limit zone on Brixham Road.
Plan of the temporary 30mph speed limit zone on Brixham Road.
Paignton Amendment Order No.2 2019
Roads included: Totnes Road.
Current status: Traffic regulation order sealed, effective as of 19 December 2019.43023
Totnes road (Control of waiting, loading and unloading)
Objections or Support
If you would like to object to, or support the above proposals you must write to the address specified in the Notice of Proposals for the proposed TRO. They must be received by the date specified.
Substantial objections or contentious issues are then reported to the Transport Working Party Committee for their consideration. When considering the objections the committee must decide
- to proceed with the scheme as advertised,
- modify the scheme, or
- abandon the scheme.
- Report a problem with a road or pavement
- Highway maintenance
- Road safety
- Travel Torbay
- Highways licenses and permits
- Heavy and abnormal loads
- Helicopter landings
- Report a dead animal on a road or footpath
- Apply for access lines
- Report parking problems
- Adding drivers to your vehicle insurance
- highways related plans, policies and reports.