The Prohibition of Waiting (Schools) (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2024

Consultation opened on 21 February 2024. Closing date 19 March 2024.


The Department for Infrastructure (DfI) proposes to make an Order entitled The Prohibition of Waiting (Schools) (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2024.


Consultation description

The Order will amend the times of existing restrictions on a length of Cheltenham Park and Knockbreda Road, Belfast at Rosetta Primary School to prohibit vehicles waiting Monday to Friday inclusive between 31 August and 30 June between 8.00 am to 9.15 am and 1.00 pm to 3.30 pm

It will also prohibit vehicles waiting Monday to Friday inclusive between 31 August and 30 June;

  • between 8.30 am to 3.30 pm, on a length of Botanic Court, Belfast at Botanic Primary School; and on lengths of Ravenhill Road, Belfast at St. Michael’s Primary School;
  • between 8.15 am to 9.15 am and 1.00 pm to 3.30 pm on lengths of Dundela Avenue at Dundela Infants’ School, on lengths of Earlswood Road and a length of North Road, Belfast at Strandtown Primary School;
  • between 8.30 am to 9.15 am and 1.45 pm to 3.15 pm on a length of Ballygowan Road and Old Ballygowan Road, Comber at Andrews Memorial Primary School; and
  • between 8.30 am to 9.15 am and 1.30 pm to 3.15 pm on a length of Roddens Court, Larne at Roddensvale School.

Vehicles are excepted from the prohibitions in certain circumstances.

Inspecting the proposals

Full details are contained in the draft Order which, together with maps showing the roads involved may be inspected free of charge during office hours within the period below at:

DfI Roads Eastern Division
Annexe 7 Block 2
Castle Buildings
Stormont Estate
Upper Newtownards Road
DfI Roads Southern Division
Traffic Management Section
Rathkeltair House
Market Street
BT30 6AJ
DfI Roads Northern Division
Traffic Management Section
County Hall
182 Galgorm Road
BT42 1QG

Inspection of the draft Order and maps is by appointment only which can be arranged either by e-mail using the relevant office e-mail address above or by telephone during office hours (Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm) on 0300 200 7899.

Making an objection

Any person may object or make other representations, specifying the grounds on which they are made, by writing to or emailing the Department at the DfI Roads addresses above before 19 March 2024.

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