Prosecutions in 20 mph zones [1]

Meeting: 
MQT on 2009-11-18
Session date: 
November 18, 2009
Reference: 
2009/3334
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

If the Ward Panel of a Safer Neighbourhood Team decides tackling speeding traffic is the priority and asks the SNT to use speed guns to check the speed of motorists in a 20mph Zone, can drivers be prosecuted if they are over the 20mph limit ?

Answer

Answer for Prosecutions in 20 mph zones [1]

Answer for Prosecutions in 20 mph zones [1]

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Drivers can be prosecuted provided the zone complies with the Traffic Signs and General Directions 2002, Regulation 16 Statutory Instrument.