Decision details

The Haven, Rudgwick - proposed speed limit HT02 (24/25)

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Highways and Transport (Cllr Joy Dennis)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


West Sussex County Council received an application for a new Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) from Rudgwick Parish Council, expressing concern about vehicle speeds through The Haven, Rudgwick.


The application was for speed reduction to 40mph throughout the whole road. The Parish Council’s application provided evidence of resident support. Sussex Police and the local member Cllr Christian Mitchell both support the proposal.


The proposed restriction was advertised between 9 and 29 February 2024. Ten objections to the proposed scheme were received, along with support from sixteen residents throughout.  All representations and the County Council’s responses are summarised in Appendix B.



The Cabinet Member for Highways and Transport, having considered the objections to the proposals, has authorised the Director of Law and Assurance to make the Traffic Regulation Order as set out in section 2 of the report.


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

None declared

Publication date: 04/06/2024

Date of decision: 04/06/2024

Effective from: 14/06/2024

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