The effect of the made Order would be to change the 40MPH speed limit to 30MPH speed limit on the following lengths of roads in in the Borough of Tonbridge and Malling -

  • Hadlow Road East and
  • Three Elm Lane 

HADLOW ROAD EAST - From the northern slip road from the main carriageway to its most southerly junction with Three Elm Lane. THREE ELM LANE – From its junction with Hadlow Road East (including the spur) to a point in line with the eastern property boundary of Rose Cottage.

The Kent County Council as traffic authority hereby make the Order referred to above and as shown on the drawing accompanying this document for the following reasons: -

  • For preserving or improving the amenities of the area through which the road runs.
  • Avoid the danger to persons or other traffic using the road or any other road or for preventing the likelihood of any such danger arising.

The Order was made on 11 February 2021 and its provisions will come into effect on 15 February 2021.

Full details, including the scheme plan, can be found in the Public Notice and Statement for Reason in the document section below.

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  • Opened
    12 Feb 2021 at 00:00
  • Closed
    29 Mar 2021 at 12:00


Consulting Organisation Type
  • Kent County Council
Consulting Organisation Name Kent County Council
District / Borough areas affected by the consultation
  • Tonbridge & Malling
Consultation Topic
  • Traffic, transport and roads
Consultation Methods
  • Other
Contact Details

Anyone may, by application to the High Court within 6 weeks of the date of publication of this Notice, challenge the validity of the Orders or of any provision contained in them on the grounds that it is not within the powers conferred by the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, or any instrument made thereunder, or that there has been a failure to comply with any statutory requirement to the Orders.