Parking review committee reports
Together with the County Council, we are reviewing the on-street parking situation in various locations throughout the borough. Surrey County Council's Guildford Local Committee (SCCGLC) is responsible for considering the scope of reviews and which issues are progressed through to implementation.
The current parking review began in December 2016, and the outline of its scope was determined at the SCCGLC meeting held during that month - view online the
An initial phase of proposals was formally advertised in March / April 2017. The feedback from these was subsequently reported to the July 2017 meeting of the SCCGLC - view online theThe committee decided to implement the majority of the proposed changes. These were introduced on 27 November 2017.
Meanwhile, in line with the scoping report, a second phase of proposals was developed. These were reported to the March 2017 meeting of the SCCGLC - view online theIt decided to formally advertise the changes. This took place in July / August 2017. The feedback from these was subsequently reported to the September 2017 meeting of the SCCGLC. It decided to implement the majority of the proposed changes. Our intention is to implement the changes that were agreed at this meeting by mid-2018 - view online the
However, because of additional concerns raised and opportunities that have arisen, a third phase of draft proposals has subsequently been developed. These were reported to the December 2017 meeting of SCCGLC - view online the Formal advertisement of parking proposals page.The Local Committee agreed to formally advertise the proposals developed. These proposals will be advertised between 26 January and 16 February 2018 on our
Any comments received as a result of the formal advertisement will be considered by the Parking Manager in consultation with the Chairman/Vice-Chairman of SCCGLC and the relevant Borough and County Councillors. Our report will be a public document and will be published on this page in due course.
The Chairman/Vice-Chairman of the Committee will decide whether to introduce the proposals as advertised, or make minor amendments. Depending on the nature of the representations, they could also choose to refer the matter to a full meeting of SCCGLC. If major changes are required, it could re-advertise the proposal, or defer to changes to a future review. Alternatively, it could choose not to implement any new parking restrictions.
If changes to the parking restrictions were agreed, we would anticipate their implementation by mid-2018. To keep up to date with progress, please return to this page.
Please contact Parking Services on 01483 444531 if you have any questions.