Traffic and parking management
Information and advice related to the management of traffic in both rural and urban areas. This section also includes all current Traffic Advisory Leaflets, as well as all valid circulars from the 'Roads' series (discontinued in 1997).
Other information related to traffic management can be found in the Road Pricing and Traffic Signs and Signals sections of this web site.
Section page for Traffic Advisory Leaflets on Buses, Parking, Signs & Signals, Traffic Management, Walking, Cycling etc. Includes all valid Roads Circulars.
The Traffic Management Act is intended to provide better conditions for all road users through proactive management of the national and local road network.
Traffic Commissioners have responsibility in their area for the licensing and registration of Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) operators, and bus and coach (PSVs) operators.
The Business Plan focuses on the work of the Traffic Area Network (TAN) and the resources it will need to do it, detailing the services it wishes to deliver and appropriate performance measures.
Research and analysis into the causes and possible solutions for traffic congestion.
Local Transport Notes summarise many areas of best practice into a single document.
Guidance for local authorities outside London about the scope for them to set up and operate a decriminalised parking enforcement regime under the provisions of the Road Traffic Act 1991 (RTA 1991).
This report identifies case studies where local authorities have taken measures to manage pavement parking.
These documents provide key factual information and answer frequently asked questions about popular parking topics.