Consultation item

Proposed changes to parking restrictions

We’re proposing to make a number of changes to parking restrictions on roads across the district, and would like to hear your views. 

Location Proposal
The Borough, Canterbury Reduce the restriction on loading on the length of The Borough where it is slightly wider to accommodate some loading at this location.
Somner Close, Canterbury Removal of one parking bay to avoid obstruction of a resident’s drive 
Zealand Road, Canterbury Extend the double yellow lines west of the junction with Cambridge Road to prevent parking close to a resident’s drive
Knott's Lane, Canterbury

Double yellow lines to prohibit parking in the new section of Knotts Lane leading to Cobden Place

Palace Street, Canterbury Make the loading ban enforceable so that loading and unloading are restricted to the loading areas provided
General, Canterbury Increase the cost of Visitor Permits in line with other parking charges and inflation
Richmond Street and Hanover Street, Herne Bay Extend double yellow lines to accommodate access to a new development; create new parking bays in Hanover Street and extend parking bays in Richmond Street to compensate
General, Herne Bay Increase the cost of Visitor Permits in line with other parking charges and inflation
Valkyrie Avenue, Whitstable 

Make‌ ‌the‌ ‌single‌ ‌yellow‌ ‌line‌ ‌between‌ ‌Grimthorpe‌ ‌Avenue‌ ‌and‌ ‌Sandpiper‌‌ Road‌ ‌apply‌ ‌seven‌ ‌days‌ ‌a‌ ‌week‌ to‌ ‌prevent‌ ‌parking‌ ‌of‌ ‌large‌ ‌vehicles.‌ ‌ 

Double‌ ‌yellow‌ ‌lines‌ ‌at‌ ‌the‌ ‌junction‌ ‌of‌ ‌Valkyrie‌ ‌Aveue‌ ‌and‌ ‌Sandpiper‌‌ Road‌ ‌

Sandpiper Road, Whitstable 

Double‌ ‌yellow‌ ‌lines‌ ‌at‌ ‌the‌ ‌junction‌ ‌with‌ ‌the‌ ‌rear‌ ‌access‌ ‌road‌ ‌for‌‌ Goldcrest‌ ‌Walk‌ ‌because‌ ‌parking‌ ‌on‌ ‌the‌ ‌junction‌ ‌obstructs‌ ‌access‌ ‌and‌‌ visibility;‌ ‌ 

Single‌ ‌yellow‌ ‌line‌ ‌applying‌ ‌every‌ ‌day‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌week‌ ‌at‌ ‌the‌ ‌junction‌ ‌with‌‌ Valkyrie‌ ‌Avenue‌ ‌to‌ ‌prevent‌ ‌parking‌ ‌on‌ ‌the‌ ‌junction‌ ‌ 

General, Whitstable Increase‌ ‌the‌ ‌cost‌ ‌of‌ ‌Visitor‌ ‌Permits‌ ‌in‌ ‌line‌ ‌with‌ ‌other‌ ‌parking‌ ‌charges‌ and‌ ‌inflation‌ ‌
Highgate Road, Whitstable  Proposed pavement and verge parking ban


You can view the deposit documents for each location below:

If you would like to object to a proposal you should email our Transportation team before consultation ends on 20th August at 5pm.

All objections will be reported to the Joint Transportation Board at their meeting on 21st September.