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(Revocation) and (30mph Speed Limits) Order 2022

Statement of Reason

The Order is necessary to maintain the existing speed limit of 30 mph on selected strategic roads within the borough after the Welsh Government has passed legislation to implement a 20 mph default speed limit in urban areas nationally throughout Wales in the interest of road safety.

NOTICE is hereby given that the Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council in pursuance of its powers as contained in Section 84 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 intends to  make a Speed Restriction Order the general effect of which is set out in the Schedules below.

A copy of the draft Order, plan and statement of reasons can be inspected on the Council’s Internet Website

Any objections should be submitted in writing, setting out the reasons thereof, to reach the Head of Engineering and Transport, The Quays, Baglan Energy Park SA11 2GG by 17th October 2022.

If you have any further enquiries regarding this notice please send your email to: environment@npt.gov.uk

Schedule 1 - Revocation

  • To revoke any speed limit orders in so far as it relates to the length of roads set out in Schedule 2 of this Order

Schedule 2 - Proposed 30mph speed limit

  • A48 Margam Road, Margam, Port Talbot
    From its junction with A48 Groes Roundabout to its junction with Constant Road, a distance of approximately 2058 metres in a generally north westerly direction
  • A48 Commercial Road, Taibach, Port Talbot
    From its junction with Constant Road to its junction with West End Access Road, a distance of approximately 510 metres in a generally north westerly direction
  • A48 Talbot Road, Port Talbot
    From its junction with West End Access Road to its junction with the Lane Rear of Grand Hotel, a distance of approximately 795 metres in a generally north westerly direction
  • A48 Heilbronn Way, Port Talbot
    From its junction with Rear Lane of Grand Hotel to a point approximately 185 metres in a west then north westerly direction, including the mini roundabout circulatory at the junction of Heilbronn Way and Station Road. 
  • Dyffryn Road, Taibach
    From its junction with Commercial Road for a distance of approximately 20 metres in a north easterly direction. 
  • Abbey Road, Port Talbot
    From its junction with Talbot Road for a distance of approximately 17 metres in a north easterly direction. 

DATED 26th September 2022
M C GRIFFITHS
HEAD OF LEGAL & DEMOCRATIC SERVICES

 

The Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council in exercise of its powers under Section 84 and Part IV of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (hereinafter referred to as the Act of 1984) and of all other powers it enabling and after consultation with the Chief  Officer of Police in accordance with Part III of Schedule 9 of the Act of 1984 hereby makes the following order:-

  1. This Order shall come into operation on the  day of  2022 and may be cited as the “Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council ( A48 Margam Road to Port Talbot) 30mph Speed Limit Order 2022".
  2. .
    1. Except where otherwise stated, any reference in this Order to a numbered Article or Schedule is a reference to the Article or Schedule bearing that number in this Order.
    2. The Interpretation Act 1978 shall apply for the interpretation of this Order as it applies for the  Interpretation of an Act of Parliament.
  3. The provision of all existing Speed Limit Orders made under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (or under any enactment which preceded that Act) are hereby revoked in so far as they relate to the length of road specified in the Schedule of this Order.
  4. No person shall cause or permit any vehicle to be driven at a speed in excess of 30 miles per hour on the length of road specified in the Schedule of this Order.

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Prohibition of waiting, loading and unloading at any time Order 2022

NOTICE is given that the Council on the 12th September 2022 made an Order in pursuance of its powers as contained in Sections 1 and 2 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 the effect of which is as set out in the Schedule below.

A copy of the draft Order, plan and statement of reasons can be inspected on the Council’s Internet Website.

The Order will come into force on the 19th September 2022.

If any person wishes to question the validity of the Order or of any of its powers on the grounds that it or they are not within the powers conferred by the Act or that any  requirements of the Act or of any instrument made under the Act has not been complied with, that person may, within 6 weeks from the date on which the Order is made, apply for that purpose to the High Court.

Schedule

Prohibition of Waiting, Loading and Unloading at Any Time

  • Thomas Street, Pontardawe (South West Side)
    From its junction with Clos yr Hen Ysgol for a distance of approximately 10 metres in a north westerly direction
  • Thomas Street, Pontardawe (South West Side)
    From its junction with Clos yr Hen Ysgol for a distance of approximately 6 metres in a south easterly direction.
  • Thomas Street, Pontardawe (South West Side)
    From its junction with Thomas Street for a distance of approximately 10 metres in a south westerly direction.

Dated 14th September 2022

M C GRIFFITHS
HEAD OF LEGAL & DEMOCRATIC SERVICES

The Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council in exercise of their powers under Sections 1 and 2 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (hereinafter referred to as “the Act of 1984”) and of all other powers them enabling and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Part III of Schedule 9 of the Act of 1984 hereby make the following Order:-

  1. This Order shall come into operation on the 19th day of September 2022 and may be cited as the “Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (Thomas Street and Clos Yr Hen Ysgol, Pontardawe) (Prohibition of Waiting, Loading and Unloading At Any Time) Order 2022”.
  2. (1) In this Order –
      • “Public Service Vehicle” shall have the same meaning as in Section 1 of the Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981 and “local service” shall have the same meaning as in Section 1 of the Transport Act 1985;
      • “Universal Providers” means those operators of postal services who are licensed to provide all or part of a Universal Postal Service under the provisions contained in the Postal Services Act 2000. 
    1. Except where otherwise stated, any reference in this Order to a numbered Article or  Schedule is a reference to the Article or Schedule bearing that number in this Order.
    2. The Interpretation Act 1978 shall apply for the interpretation of this Order as it applies for the  Interpretation of an Act of Parliament.
  3. Save as provided in Articles 4 and 5 of this Order, no person except on the direction of a Police Constable in uniform or of a Parking Attendant shall cause or permit any vehicle to wait, load or unload at any time on the length of side of road as set out in the Schedule of this Order.
  4. Nothing in Article 3 shall render it unlawful to cause or permit any vehicle to wait on the lengths of roads specified therein for so long as may be necessary to enable: -
      • A person to board or alight from a vehicle;
      • The vehicle, if it cannot conveniently be used for such purpose in any other road, to be used in connection with any of the following operations, namely: -
        • Building, industrial or demolition operations;
        • The removal of any obstruction to traffic;
        • The laying, erection, alteration or repair in or on land adjacent to the said lengths of sides of road of any sewer or any main pipe or apparatus for the supply of gas, water or electricity or any telecommunications apparatus defined in the Telecommunications Act 1984;
      • The vehicle, if it cannot conveniently be used for such purpose in any other road, to be used in the service of a Local Authority or a Water Authority in pursuance of statutory powers or duties;
      • The vehicle to be used by a Universal Service Provider for the purpose of delivering or collecting postal packets;
      • Public Service Vehicles operating a local service when waiting at an authorised bus stop to set down or pick up passengers, or to school buses;
      • The vehicle to take in petrol, oil, water or air from any garage situated on or adjacent to the said length of road.
  5. The prohibitions imposed by Article 3 and 4 of this Order shall not apply to Police, Fire, Ambulance or other Emergency Service vehicles or to Local Authority vehicles when in pursuance of statutory duties or powers.

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Prohibition of waiting, loading and unloading at any time Order 2022

NOTICE is given that the Council on the 12th September 2022 made an Order in pursuance of its powers as contained in Sections 1 and 2 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, the effect of which is as set out in the Schedule below.

A copy of the draft Order, plan and statement of reasons can be inspected on the Council’s Internet Website.

The Order will come into force on the 19th September 2022.

If any person wishes to question the validity of the Order or of any of its powers on the grounds that it or they are not within the powers conferred by the Act or that any  requirements of the Act or of any instrument made under the Act has not been complied with, that person may, within 6 weeks from the date on which the Order is made, apply for that purpose to the High Court.

Schedule 

Prohibition of Waiting, Loading and Unloading at Any Time

  • Dyffryn Road, Taibach (South East Side)
    From its junction with Alma Terrace for a distance of approximately 8 metres in a south westerly direction
  • Dyffryn Road, Taibach (South East Side)
    From its junction with Alma Terrace for a distance of approximately 20 metres in a north easterly direction.
  • Alma Terrace, Taibach (South West Side)
    From its junction with Dyffryn Road for a distance of approximately 10 metres in a south easterly direction.
  • Alma Terrace, Taibach (North East Side)
    From its junction with Dyffryn Road for a distance of approximately 2 metres in a south easterly direction.

Dated 14th September 2022

M C GRIFFITHS
HEAD OF LEGAL & DEMOCRATIC SERVICES

The Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council in exercise of their powers under Sections 1 and 2 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (hereinafter referred to as “the Act of 1984”) and of all other powers them enabling and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Part III of Schedule 9 of the Act of 1984 hereby make the following Order:-

  1. This Order shall come into operation on the 19th day of September 2022 and may be cited as the “Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (Dyffryn Road and Alma Terrace, Taibach)(Prohibition of Waiting, Loading and Unloading At Any Time) Order 2022”.
  2. (1) In this Order –
      • “Public Service Vehicle” shall have the same meaning as in Section 1 of the Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981 and “local service” shall have the same meaning as in Section 1 of the Transport Act 1985;
      • “Universal Providers” means those operators of postal services who are licensed to provide all or part of a Universal Postal Service under the provisions contained in the Postal Services Act 2000. 
    1. Except where otherwise stated, any reference in this Order to a numbered Article or Schedule is a reference to the Article or Schedule bearing that number in this Order.
    2. The Interpretation Act 1978 shall apply for the interpretation of this Order as it applies for the  Interpretation of an Act of Parliament.
  3. Save as provided in Articles 4 and 5 of this Order, no person except on the direction of a Police Constable in uniform or of a Parking Attendant shall cause or permit any vehicle to wait, load or unload at any time on the length of side of road as set out in the Schedule of this Order.
  4. Nothing in Article 3 shall render it unlawful to cause or permit any vehicle to wait on the lengths of roads specified therein for so long as may be necessary to enable: -
      • A person to board or alight from a vehicle;
      • The vehicle, if it cannot conveniently be used for such purpose in any other road, to be used in connection with any of the following operations, namely: -
        • Building, industrial or demolition operations;
        • The removal of any obstruction to traffic;
        • The laying, erection, alteration or repair in or on land adjacent to the said lengths of sides of road of any sewer or any main pipe or apparatus for the supply of gas, water or electricity or any telecommunications apparatus defined in the Telecommunications Act 1984;
      • The vehicle, if it cannot conveniently be used for such purpose in any other road, to be used in the service of a Local Authority or a Water Authority in pursuance of statutory powers or duties;
      • The vehicle to be used by a Universal Service Provider for the purpose of delivering or collecting postal packets;
      • Public Service Vehicles operating a local service when waiting at an authorised bus stop to set down or pick up passengers, or to school buses;
      • The vehicle to take in petrol, oil, water or air from any garage situated on or adjacent to the said length of road.
  5. The prohibitions imposed by Article 3 shall not apply to Police, Fire, Ambulance or other Emergency Service vehicles or to Local Authority vehicles when in pursuance of statutory duties or powers.

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Off Street Parking Amendment Order 2022

Statement of Reason

The Order is necessary to amend the car park opening times to coincide with the new leisure centre.

NOTICE is hereby given that the Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council intends to make an amendment to the Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (Off-Street Parking Places) Order 2021 made on 9th March 2021, the effect of which is as set out in the Schedule below.

A copy of the draft Order, plan and statement of reasons can be inspected on the Council’s Internet Website

Any objections should be submitted in writing, setting out the reasons thereof, to reach the Head of Engineering and Transport, The Quays, Baglan Energy Park SA11 2GG by 2nd November 2022.

If you have any further enquiries regarding this notice please send your email to: environment@npt.gov.uk

Schedule - Amendment to Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (Off-Street Parking Places) Order 2021

  • That part of Schedule in the Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (Off Street Parking Places) Order 2021 (hereinafter referred to as the “Principal Order”) which deals with the Multi Storey Car Park Neath is hereby  replaced and substituted with the Schedule set out in this Notice and the  aforesaid “Principal Order” will hereinafter be read and construed accordingly.
Name of the parking place Date at which the order will come into effect in relation to parking place Position in which vehicles may wait Classes of vehicle Days of operation of parking place Hours of operation of parking place Maximum period for which vehicle may wait Scale of charges Season tickets Bands
Multi-storey car park Neath 14th November 2022 Wholly within a parking bay other than a disabled parking space applies to (i) to (iii) of column 4 herein.
Wholly within a parking space applies to (iv) & (v) of column 4 herein.
(i) motor cars
within
provision of
section 136 (2)
(a) of the Act
(ii) motor cycles
as defined in
section 136(4)
of the Act
(iii) motor
vehicles
constructed or
adapted for the
use for the
conveyance of
goods or burden
the unladen
weight of which
does not exceed
1525kg
(iv) invalid
carriages
(v) disabled
persons
vehicles

Monday to Saturday inclusive excluding Christmas Day

 

 

 

 

Sunday

06.00am to 23.00pm

 

 

 

 

 

07.30am to 20.30pm

17 hours

 

 

 

 

 

 

13 hours

Up to 1 hour - £1.50

1-2 hours - £2.00

2-3 hours - £2.50

3-4 hours - £3.00

All day - £3.50

 

£1.00 all day

1 months - £50.00


3 months - £130.00

6 months - £235.00

9 months - £325.00

12 months - £410.00

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DATED 12th October 2022
M C GRIFFITHS
HEAD OF LEGAL & DEMOCRATIC SERVICES

 

The Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council in exercise of its powers under Sections 32, 33, 34, 35 and Part IV of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (hereinafter  referred to as “The Act of 1984”) and of all other powers it enabling and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Part III of Schedule 9 of the Act of 1984 hereby make the following Amendment Order:-

  1. This Order shall come into operation on the  day of  2022 and may be cited as the “Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (Off-Street Parking Places) (Amendment) Order 2022.".
  2. .
    1. Except where otherwise stated, any reference in this Order to a numbered Article or Schedule is a reference to the Article or Schedule bearing that number in this Order.
    2. The Interpretation Act 1978 shall apply for the interpretation of this Order as it applies for the Interpretation of an Act of Parliament.
  3. That part of the Schedule in the Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (Off Street Parking Places) Order 2021 (hereinafter referred to as the “Principal Order”) which deals with the Multi Storey Car Park Neath, shown below;-
Name of the parking place Date at which the order will come into effect in relation to parking place Position in which vehicles may wait Classes of vehicle Days of operation of parking place Hours of operation of parking place Maximum period for which vehicle may wait Scale of charges Season tickets Bands
Multi-storey car park Neath 24th October 2020 Wholly within a parking bay other than a disabled parking space applies to (i) to (iii) of column 4 herein. Wholly within a parking space applies to (iv) & (v) of column 4 herein. i) motor cars
within provision of
section 136 (2) (a) of the Act
(ii) motor cycles
as defined in
section 136(4)
of the Act
(iii) motor
vehicles
constructed or
adapted for the
use for the
conveyance of
goods or burden
the unladen
weight of which
does not exceed
1525kg
(iv) invalid
carriages
(v) disabled
persons
vehicles

Monday to Saturday inclusive excluding Christmas Day

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday

08.00am to 6.00pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

09.00am to 5.00pm

10 hours

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8 hours

Up to 1 hour - £1.50

1-2 hours - £2.00

2-3 hours - £2.50

3-4 hours - £3.30

All day - £3.80

 

 

 

 

 

£1.00 all day

1 months - £50.00


3 months - £130.00

6 months - £235.00

9 months - £325.00

12 months - £410.00

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is hereby replaced and substituted with the Schedule set out below in this Order and the aforesaid “Principal Order” shall hereinafter be read and construed accordingly.

Name of the parking place Date at which the order will come into effect in relation to parking place Position in which vehicles may wait Classes of vehicle Days of operation of parking place Hours of operation of parking place Maximum period for which vehicle may wait Scale of charges Season tickets Bands
Multi-storey car park Neath 14th November 2022 Wholly within a parking bay other than a disabled parking space applies to (i) to (iii) of column 4 herein.
Wholly within a parking space applies to (iv) & (v) of column 4 herein.
(i) motor cars
within
provision of
section 136 (2)
(a) of the Act
(ii) motor cycles
as defined in
section 136(4)
of the Act
(iii) motor
vehicles
constructed or
adapted for the
use for the
conveyance of
goods or burden
the unladen
weight of which
does not exceed
1525kg
(iv) invalid
carriages
(v) disabled
persons
vehicles

Monday to Saturday inclusive excluding Christmas Day

 

 

 

 

Sunday

06.00am to 23.00pm

 

 

 

 

 

07.30am to 20.30pm

17 hours

 

 

 

 

 

 

13 hours

Up to 1 hour - £1.50

1-2 hours - £2.00

2-3 hours - £2.50

3-4 hours - £3.00

All day - £3.50

 

£1.00 all day

1 months - £50.00


3 months - £130.00

6 months - £235.00

9 months - £325.00

12 months - £410.00

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Traffic Calming Measures at B4434 New Road, Clyne

Statement of Reason

The Order is necessary to reduce vehicular speeds in the interest of road safety.

NOTICE is hereby given that the Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council in pursuance of its powers as contained in Section 90A of the Highway Act 1980 and the Highways (Road Humps) Regulations 1999 intends to install Traffic Calming Measures in the form of:

Speed cushions of such dimensions and situated at such location as set out in the schedule below.

A copy of the draft Order, plan and statement of reasons can be inspected on the Council’s Internet Website

Any objections should be submitted in writing, setting out the reasons thereof, to reach the Head of Engineering and Transport, The Quays, Baglan Energy Park SA11 2GG by 11th November 2022.

If you have any further enquiries regarding this notice please send your email to: environment@npt.gov.uk

Schedule 1 - Speed cushions 1.65m wide by 2.0m long by 75mm in height

  • B4434 New Road, Clyne
    A set of cushions will be placed on the B4434 New Road at a point approximately 500 metres south west of its junction with Bryn Golwg.
  • B4434 New Road, Clyne
    A set of cushions will be placed on the B4434 New Road at a point approximately 670 metres south west of its junction with Bryn Golwg.

DATED 21st October 2022
M C GRIFFITHS
HEAD OF LEGAL & DEMOCRATIC SERVICES

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(Revocation) and (Prohibition of waiting at any time) Order 2022

Statement of Reason

The Order is necessary to prevent indiscriminate parking in the interest of road safety.

NOTICE is given that the Council intends to make an Order under Sections 1 and 2 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, the effect of which is as set out in the schedule below.

A copy of the draft Order, plan and statement of reasons can be inspected on the Council’s Internet Website

Any objections should be submitted in writing, setting out the reasons thereof, to reach the Head of Engineering and Transport, The Quays, Baglan Energy Park SA11 2GG by 14th November 2022.

If you have any further enquiries regarding this notice please send your email to: environment@npt.gov.uk

Schedule 1 - Revocation

  • Any existing Orders are hereby revoked only in so far as they relate to the sides and lengths of roads set out in Schedule 2 of this Order.

Schedule 2 - Prohibition of waiting at any time order

  • Henfaes Road, Tonna (South west side)
    From its junction with Wenallt Road for a distance of approximately 13
    metres in a south westerly direction.
  • St. Annes Terrace, Tonna (South east side)
    From its junction with Wenallt Road for a distance of approximately 13
    metres in a north easterly direction.
  • Wenallt Road, Tonna (Both sides)
    From its junction with Henfaes Road and St.Annes Terrace for a distance
    of Approximately 30 metres in a southerly direction.

DATED 24th October 2022
M C GRIFFITHS
HEAD OF LEGAL & DEMOCRATIC SERVICES

The Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council in exercise of their powers under Sections 1 and 2 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (hereinafter referred to as “the Act of 1984”) and of all other powers them enabling and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Part III of Schedule 9 of the Act of 1984 hereby make the following Order:-

  1. This Order shall come into operation on the  day of  2022 and may be cited as the “Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (Henfaes Road, St Annes Terrace and Wenallt Road, Tonna, Neath)(Prohibition of Waiting At Any Time) Order 2022”.
  2. In this Order –
      • “Disabled Person’s Vehicle” has the same meaning as in The Local Authorities’ Traffic Orders (Exemptions for Disabled Persons) (Wales) (Amended) Regulations 2000;
      • “Disabled Persons Badge” has the same meaning as in The Disabled Persons (Badges for Motor Vehicles) (Wales)  (Amended) Regulations 2000;
      • “Parking Disc” means a parking disc issued by a Local Authority, capable of showing the quarter hour period during which a  period of waiting begins;
      • “Relevant Position” has the same meaning as in The Disabled Persons (Badges for Motor Vehicles) (Wales) (Amended)  Regulations 2000;
      • “Public Service Vehicle” shall have the same meaning as in Section 1 of the Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981 and “local service” shall have the same meaning as in Section 1 of the Transport Act 1985;
      • “Universal Providers” means those operators of postal services who are licensed to provide all or part of a Universal Postal Service under the provisions contained in the Postal Services Act 2000. 
    1. Except where otherwise stated, any reference in this Order to a numbered Article or Schedule is a reference to the Article or Schedule bearing that number in this Order.
    2. The Interpretation Act 1978 shall apply for the interpretation of this Order as it applies for the  Interpretation of an Act of Parliament.
  3. Any existing no waiting at any time Order (if any) are hereby revoked only in so far as they relate to the sides and lengths of roads set out in the Schedules of this Order.
  4. Save as provided in Articles 5,6, 7 and 8 of this Order, no person except on the direction of a Police Constable in uniform or a Parking Attendant shall cause or permit any vehicle to wait at any time on the lengths of sides of roads set out in the Schedules of this Order.
  5. Nothing in Article 4 of this Order shall render it unlawful to cause or permit a Disabled Person’s Vehicle which displays in the relevant position a Disabled Person’s Badge and a parking disc (on which the driver, or other person in charge of the vehicle, has marked the time at which the period of waiting began) to wait on the lengths of sides of roads referred to in the Article for a period not exceeding 3 hours (not being a period separated by an interval of less than 1 hour from a previous period of waiting by the same vehicle on the same length of side of road on which that vehicle had previously been waiting).
  6. Nothing in Article 4 of this Order shall render it unlawful to cause or permit  any vehicle to wait on the length and side of roads specified therein for so long as may be necessary to enable: -
    1. A person to board or alight from a vehicle;
    2. The vehicle, if it cannot conveniently be used for such purpose in any other road, to be used in connection with any of the following operations, namely: -
      • Building, industrial or demolition operations;
      • The removal of any obstruction to traffic;
      • The laying, erection, alteration or repair in or on land adjacent to the said lengths of sides of road of any sewer or any main pipe or apparatus for the supply of gas, water or electricity or any telecommunications apparatus defined in the Telecommunications Act 1984;
    3. The vehicle, if it cannot conveniently be used for such purpose in any other road, to be used in the service of a Local Authority or a Water Authority in pursuance of statutory powers or duties;
    4. The vehicle to be used by a Universal Service Provider for the purpose
      of delivering or collecting postal packets;
    5. Public Service Vehicles operating a local service when waiting at an authorised bus stop to set down or pick up passengers, or to school buses;
    6. The vehicle to take in petrol, oil, water or air from any garage situated on or adjacent to the said length of road.
  7. Nothing in Article 4 of this Order shall render it unlawful to cause or permit any vehicle to wait on the lengths of sides of roads specified therein for so long as may be necessary to enable goods to be loaded and unloaded from the vehicle.
  8. The prohibitions imposed by Article 5 shall not apply to Police, Fire, Ambulance or other Emergency Service vehicles or to Local Authority vehicles when in pursuance of statutory duties or powers.

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Disabled Residents Parking Places Order 2022

Statement of Reason

The Order is necessary to alleviate parking problems that the disabled residents experience outside their property.

NOTICE is given that the Council intends to make an Order under Section 45 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (hereinafter referred to as "the Act of 1984") and of all other powers them enabling and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Part III of Schedule 9 of the Act of 1984, the effect of which is as set out in the schedule below.

A copy of the draft Order, plan and statement of reasons can be inspected on the Council’s Internet Website

Any objections should be submitted in writing, setting out the reasons thereof, to reach the Head of Engineering and Transport, The Quays, Baglan Energy Park SA11 2GG by 14th November 2022.

If you have any further enquiries regarding this notice please send your email to: environment@npt.gov.uk

Disabled Residents Permit Holders Only

  • Margaret Street, Bryncoch, Neath - North Side
    From a point approximately 6 metres west of its junction with Main Road, Bryncoch for a distance of approximately 6 metres in a north westerly direction.

DATED 24th October 2022
M C GRIFFITHS
HEAD OF LEGAL & DEMOCRATIC SERVICES

The Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council in exercise of their powers under Section 45 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (hereinafter referred to as “the Act of 1984”) and of all other powers them enabling and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Part III of Schedule 9 of the Act of 1984 hereby make the following Order:-

  1. This Order shall come into operation on the  day of  2022 and may be cited as the “Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (Margaret Street, Bryncoch, Neath)(Disabled Residents Parking Places) Order 2022”.
  2. In this Order –
      • “Disabled Residents Parking Place” (hereinafter referred to as a “Parking Place”) means an area of highway designated as a  Parking Place by this Order for the use of a vehicle displaying on or beneath the front windscreen of the vehicle a valid Disabled  Residents Parking Place Permit issued in respect of that  particular parking place.
      • “Disabled Residents Parking Place Permit” (hereinafter referred to as a “Permit”) means a permit issued by the Council for a  period of up to 12 months to a person who has satisfied the Council as being entitled to the issue of a permit in accordance with the Council’s policy for the issue of such permits as may be determined from time to time.
      • Each length of highway referred to in the Schedule to this Order and bounded on one side by the edge of the carriageway and on the other side by a broken white line on the carriageway is designated as a Parking Place for the purpose of this Order.
      • “Universal Providers” means those operators of postal services who are licensed to provide all or part of a Universal Postal Service under the provisions contained in the Postal Services Act 2000. 
    1. Except where otherwise stated, any reference in this Order to a numbered Article or Schedule is a reference to the Article or Schedule bearing that number in this Order.
    2. The Interpretation Act 1978 shall apply for the interpretation of this Order as it applies for the  Interpretation of an Act of Parliament.
  3. Disabled Residents Parking Places
    1. Except as provided by Articles 5, 6 and 3(2) of this Order or upon the direction of a Police Constable in uniform or a Parking Attendant no  person shall cause or permit any vehicle to park in the Parking Places designated by the Schedule to this Order.
    2. The provisions of Article 3(1) to this Order shall not apply to the holder of a Permit when parking a vehicle in a Parking Place as described in the Schedule to this Order and the vehicle is displaying a valid Permit on or beneath the front windscreen of that vehicle in such a position that the front of the Permit and the written details thereon are clearly visible from outside the vehicle.
  4. Regulation of Parking Place
    1. The holder of a Permit shall not park in any Parking Place other than in the Parking Place specified on the Permit;
    2. Where a Police Constable in uniform or a Parking Attendant is of the opinion that the provisions contained in Article 3(1) of this Order have been contravened he may remove or cause to be removed the vehicle from the Parking Place and where it is so removed shall provide for the safe custody of the vehicle;
    3. A Police Constable in uniform or a Parking Attendant may move or Cause to be moved in the case of emergency to any place he thinks  it any vehicle left in the Parking Place;
    4. The Permit shall be valid only for the Parking Place in respect of which it is issued;
    5. Every vehicle in the Parking Place shall stop so that every part of the vehicle is within the limits of the Parking Place.
    6. A Police Constable in uniform or a Parking Attendant or a person duly authorised by the Council may suspend the use of the Parking Place or any part thereof whenever he considers such suspension is reasonably necessary: -
      1. for the purposes of facilitating the movement of traffic or promoting its safety;
      2. for the purposes or any building operation, the maintenance, improvement or reconstruction of the highway, or the cleansing of gullies in or adjacent to the Parking Place, the laying,  erection, alteration or repair in or adjacent to the Parking Place of any sewer or of any main pipe or apparatus for the supply of gas, water or electricity or of any telegraphic line or the placing, maintenance or removal of any traffic sign;
      3. for the convenience of occupiers of premises adjacent to the Parking Place on any occasion of the delivery or removal of furniture to or from any office or dwelling house adjacent to the Parking Place;
      4. on any occasion on which it is likely by reason of some special attraction that any streets will be thronged or obstructed;
      5. for the convenience of occupiers of premises adjacent to the Parking Place at times of weddings or funerals;

      Any person or Police Constable in uniform or Parking Attendant suspending the use of the Parking Place or any part thereof, in accordance with the provisions of this Article shall thereupon place or cause to be placed in that Parking Place or as the case may be that part thereof the use of which is suspended, a traffic sign of any size, colour and type prescribed or authorised under Section 64 of the Act of 1984 indicating that the waiting by vehicles is prohibited.

      1. No person shall cause or permit any vehicle to wait in any part of the Parking Place during such period as there is in or adjacent to that part of the Parking Place a traffic sign placed in  pursuance of Paragraph 4B of this Article.

    Provided that nothing in this Article shall apply:-

    1. in respect of any vehicle being used for fire brigade, ambulance or police purposes or any vehicle which is waiting for any other reason specified in this Order;
    2. To anything done with the permission of a Police Constable in uniform, Parking Attendant or the person suspending the use of the Parking Place or part thereof in pursuance of this Order.

 

Nothing in Article 3(1) shall apply to: -

  1. legally qualified medical practitioners as defined in Section 52 of the Medical Act 1956, community nurses or registered veterinary surgeons while visiting premises adjacent to the Parking Place provided that the vehicle is displaying an appropriate worded notice to the effect that it is being used “on call”;
  2. a maximum of two vehicles being used in connection with a wedding;
  3. vehicles being used for building and maintenance purposes in properties adjacent to the Parking Place;
  4. to enable any hearse or any vehicle owned by a funeral director or owner of funeral vehicles to be used as part of a funeral  cortege or otherwise in connection with a funeral;
  5. to enable Support Officers of a bona fide care organisation to park in the Parking Place whilst visiting a Community Care dwelling in pursuit of their duties, providing the special permit  issued by the Council is displayed in the correct position on the front windscreen of their vehicle.

 

Permits

  1. The Council may at any time require an applicant for a Permit or the holder of a Permit to produce to an Officer of the Council  such evidence in respect of an application for a Permit made to them as they may reasonably require to verify any particulars or information given to them in respect of any Permit issued by them as they may reasonably require to verify that the Permit is valid;
  2. No person shall be entitled to hold a Permit for more than one vehicle at any one time;
  3. A permit holder may surrender a Permit to the Council at any time and shall surrender it to the Council on the occurrence of any of the following events: -
    1. the permit holder ceasing to be a resident in the street for which the Permit was issued;
    2. the issue by the Council of a duplicate Permit;
    3. the expiry of the Permit pursuant to paragraph E(iv) of this article;
    4. the withdrawal of the Permit by the Council.
  4. A Permit shall cease to be valid at the expiration of the date stated thereon or on the occurrence of any of the events set out in paragraph E (iii) of this Article whichever is the earlier.
  5. The Council may by notice in writing served on a permit holder by sending the same by recorded delivery service to the permit holder at the address shown by that person on the application for the Permit or at any other address believed to be that person’s abode withdraw a Permit if it appears to the Council that any of the events set out in paragraph E (iii) of this Article has occurred and the Permit Holder shall surrender the Permit to the Council within forty eight hours of the receipt of the aforementioned notice.
  6. A Permit shall be in writing and shall include the following particulars:
    1. the expiry date of the Permit pursuant to paragraph E(iv) of this Article.
    2. an indication that the Permit was issued by the Council;
    3. the address at which the applicant resides.
  • Nothing in Article 3(1) of this Order shall render it unlawful to cause or permit  any vehicle to wait in the Parking Place specified therein for so long as may be necessary to enable: -
    1. A person to board or alight from a vehicle;
    2. goods to be loaded or unloaded from the vehicle;
    3. The vehicle, if it cannot conveniently be used for such purpose in any other road, to be used in connection with any of the following operations, namely: -
      • Building, industrial or demolition operations;
      • The removal of any obstruction to traffic;
      • The laying, erection, alteration or repair in or on land adjacent to the said lengths of sides of road of any sewer or any main pipe or apparatus for the supply of gas, water or electricity or any telecommunications apparatus defined in the Telecommunications Act 1984;
    4. The vehicle, if it cannot conveniently be used for such purpose in any other road, to be used in the service of a Local Authority or a Water Authority in pursuance of statutory powers or duties;
    5. The vehicle to be used by a Universal Service Provider for the purpose
      of delivering or collecting postal packets;
    6. Public Service Vehicles operating a local service when waiting at an authorised bus stop to set down or pick up passengers, or to school buses;
    7. The vehicle to take in petrol, oil, water or air from any garage situated on or adjacent to the said length of road.
  • The prohibitions imposed by Article 3(1) shall not apply to Police, Fire, Ambulance or other Emergency Service vehicles or to Local Authority vehicles when in pursuance of statutory duties or powers.

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(Revocation) and (30mph Speed Limits) Order 2022

Statement of Reason

The scheme is necessary to reduce vehicle speeds in the interested of road safety.

NOTICE is hereby given that the Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council in pursuance of its powers as contained in Section 84 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 intends to  make a Speed Restriction Order the general effect of which is set out in the Schedules below.

A copy of the draft Order, plan and statement of reasons can be inspected on the Council’s Internet Website

Any objections should be submitted in writing, setting out the reasons thereof, to reach the Head of Engineering and Transport, The Quays, Baglan Energy Park SA11 2GG by 14th November 2022.

If you have any further enquiries regarding this notice please send your email to: environment@npt.gov.uk

Schedule 1 - Revocation

  • To revoke any speed limit orders in so far as it relates to the length of roads set out in Schedule 2 of this Order

Schedule 2 - Proposed 30mph speed limit

  • A4063 Pen Y Bryn/Maesteg Road
    From a point approximately 40 metres in a southerly direction from its junction with Brynheulog Road for a distance of approximately 1062 metres in a north easterly then northerly direction.

DATED 24th October 2022
M C GRIFFITHS
HEAD OF LEGAL & DEMOCRATIC SERVICES

 

The Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council in exercise of its powers under Section 84 and Part IV of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (hereinafter referred to as the Act of 1984) and of all other powers it enabling and after consultation with the Chief  Officer of Police in accordance with Part III of Schedule 9 of the Act of 1984 hereby makes the following order:-

  1. This Order shall come into operation on the  day of  2022 and may be cited as the “Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (A4063 Pen Y Bryn/Maesteg Road, Croeserw, Cymmer)(Revocation)(30mph Speed Limit) Order 2022".
  2. .
    1. Except where otherwise stated, any reference in this Order to a numbered Article or Schedule is a reference to the Article or Schedule bearing that number in this Order.
    2. The Interpretation Act 1978 shall apply for the interpretation of this Order as it applies for the  Interpretation of an Act of Parliament.
  3. The provision of all existing Speed Limit Orders made under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (or under any enactment which preceded that Act) are hereby revoked in so far as they relate to the length of road specified in the Schedule of this Order.
  4. No person shall cause or permit any vehicle to be driven at a speed in excess of 30 miles per hour on the length of road specified in the Schedule of this Order.

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(Revocation) and (Prohibition of waiting at any time) Order 2022

Statement of Reason

The Order is necessary to prevent indiscriminate parking in the interest of road safety.

NOTICE is given that the Council intends to make an Order under Sections 1 and 2 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, (hereinafter referred to as “the Act of 1984”) and of all other powers them enabling and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Part III of Schedule 9 of the Act of 1984, the effect of which is as set out in the Schedule below.

A copy of the draft Order, plan and statement of reasons can be inspected on the Council’s Internet Website

Any objections should be submitted in writing, setting out the reasons thereof, to reach the Head of Engineering and Transport, The Quays, Baglan Energy Park SA11 2GG by 18th November 2022.

If you have any further enquiries regarding this notice please send your email to: environment@npt.gov.uk

Schedule - Prohibition of waiting, loading and unloading at any time

  • Clos Castan (South east side)
    From its junction with the southern kerbline of Meadow Road to a point approximately 14 metres south east thereof
  • Clos Castan (South west side)
    From its junction with the southern kerbline of Meadow Road to a point approximately 15 metres south east thereof

DATED 28th October 2022
M C GRIFFITHS
HEAD OF LEGAL & DEMOCRATIC SERVICES

The Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council in exercise of their powers under Sections 1 and 2 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (hereinafter referred to as “the Act of 1984”) and of all other powers them enabling and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Part III of Schedule 9 of the Act of 1984 hereby make the following Order:-

  1. This Order shall come into operation on the  day of  2022 and may be cited as the “Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (Clos Castan, Neath)(Prohibition of Waiting, Loading and Unloading At Any Time) Order 2022”.
  2. In this Order –
      • “Public Service Vehicle” shall have the same meaning as in Section 1 of the Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981 and “local service” shall have the same meaning as in Section 1 of the Transport Act 1985;
      • “Universal Providers” means those operators of postal services who are licensed to provide all or part of a Universal Postal Service under the provisions contained in the Postal Services Act 2000. 
    1. Except where otherwise stated, any reference in this Order to a numbered Article or Schedule is a reference to the Article or Schedule bearing that number in this Order.
    2. The Interpretation Act 1978 shall apply for the interpretation of this Order as it applies for the  Interpretation of an Act of Parliament.
  3. Save as provided in Articles 4 and 5 of this Order, no person except on the direction of a Police Constable in uniform or a Parking Attendant shall cause or permit any vehicle to wait at any time on the lengths of sides of roads set out in the Schedule of this Order.
  4. Nothing in Article 3 shall render it unlawful to cause or permit  any vehicle to wait on the length and side of roads specified therein for so long as may be necessary to enable: -
    1. A person to board or alight from a vehicle;
    2. The vehicle, if it cannot conveniently be used for such purpose in any other road, to be used in connection with any of the following operations, namely: -
      • Building, industrial or demolition operations;
      • The removal of any obstruction to traffic;
      • The laying, erection, alteration or repair in or on land adjacent to the said lengths of sides of road of any sewer or any main pipe or apparatus for the supply of gas, water or electricity or any telecommunications apparatus defined in the Telecommunications Act 1984;
    3. The vehicle, if it cannot conveniently be used for such purpose in any other road, to be used in the service of a Local Authority or a Water Authority in pursuance of statutory powers or duties;
    4. The vehicle to be used by a Universal Service Provider for the purpose
      of delivering or collecting postal packets;
    5. Public Service Vehicles operating a local service when waiting at an authorised bus stop to set down or pick up passengers, or to school buses;
    6. The vehicle to take in petrol, oil, water or air from any garage situated on or adjacent to the said length of road.
  5. The prohibitions imposed by Article 3 shall not apply to Police, Fire, Ambulance or other Emergency Service vehicles or to Local Authority vehicles when in pursuance of statutory duties or powers.

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