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Formal consultation - Cemetery Approach, South Shields 20mph

  1. Overview of the proposal
  2. Map of plans
  3. Legal notice
  4. What happens next

Overview of the proposal

The proposal includes:

  • reducing the speed limit to 20mph on Cemetery Approach, South Shields

Consultation closes: 08 February 2021

Map of plans

Plan - Cemetery Approach, South Shields 20mph156.54KB

Legal notice


South Tyneside Council proposes to make an Order under Section 84 of and Schedule 9 to, the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other enabling powers.

The effect of the Order will be to reduce the speed limit to 20mph along Cemetery Approach, South Shields for its entire length.

Full details of these proposals are contained in the draft order which, together with a plan showing the length of road affected and a statement of the Council's reasons for proposing to make the Order, may be inspected from Monday to Friday between 10am and 2pm at the Town Hall, Westoe Road, South Shields NE33 2RL.Alternatively you can request a copy of the documentation by emailing

If you wish to raise an objection, express support or make any other observations about these proposals, you must make them in writing to the Council's Legal Services Department at the address below or by using the same email address above by the 8 February 2021. Any objections must specify the grounds on which they are made.

DATED: 18 January 2021

Acting Head of Legal Services, South Tyneside Council, Town Hall, Westoe Road, South Shields, NE33 2RL

This notice is issued by the Acting Head of Legal Services, South Tyneside Council.

What happens next 

We will review all feedback.

Depending on the feedback we get, the proposals may change, or may not go ahead. 

Read more about how traffic and parking consultations work.

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