Public notice

The City of Southampton (Bus Lanes, Bus-Only Streets And Bus Gates) Order 2019

Traffic Order Proposal

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT SOUTHAMPTON CITY COUNCIL proposes to make the above Order, the effects of which would be:

  1. To restrict the use of bus lanes and bus gates within the city by Taxis and Private Hire Vehicles. Only Taxis and Private Hire Vehicles licenced by Southampton City Council will be permitted to use these bus lanes and bus gates.

Note – This only applies to those bus lanes and bus gates which Taxis and Private Hire Vehicles are currently permitted to use.

Copies of the draft Order and statement of reasons for proposing may be inspected during normal working hours at Civic Centre, Southampton, SO14 7LY. Further information may also be obtained from the Highways division on 023 8079 8065.

Any person wishing to object to the Order must write to the Highways Legal Team at Southampton City Council, Civic Centre, Southampton, SO14 7LY or email quoting the Order Title you are objecting to and stating the grounds for objection, within 21 days of the date of this Notice (i.e. by 29th November 2019).

Dated: 8th November 2019

Richard Ivory, Solicitor
Service Director, Legal and Governance
Southampton & Fareham Legal Services Partnership


Highways Legal Team