The effect of the order will be to reduce the current speed limit to 20MPH on the following lengths of roads in Sevenoaks:-

Bayham Road, Bethel Road, Cedar Terrace Road, Cobden Road, Hartslands Road, Hillside Road, Holly Bush Close, Holmesdale Road, Kennedy Gardens, Knole Road, Lansdowne Road, Park Lane, Prospect Road, Quaker Close, Quakers Hall Lane, Sandy Lane, Serpentine Court And Serpentine Road – For their entire length. Holly Bush Lane – From its junction with Park Lane to its junction with St Johns Hill.

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

  • 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 reduction of the speed limit is to provide a safer route to and from the schools and for the safety of all pedestrians using the school accesses.

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


Schemes Plan - see Statement of Reason for full size plan.

Proposed 20 MPH on the following lengths of roads in Sevenoaks

St Johns 20mph Speed Limit Extents (Consultation Plan)

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  • Opened
    12 Jun 2020 at 00:00
  • Closed
    6 Jul 2020 at 12:00


Consulting Organisation Type
  • Kent County Council
Consulting Organisation Name Kent County Council
District / Borough areas affected by the consultation
  • Sevenoaks
Consultation Topic
  • Traffic, transport and roads
Consultation Methods
  • Online survey / questionnaire / forms
  • Open responses (e.g. letters and email)
Contact Details

If you have any questions regarding this consultation please contact Schemes Planning and Delivery team via email at or telephone 03000 41 81 81.