Temporary Restricted Zone on Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui

     In exercise of the powers vested in me under regulation 14(1)(b) of the Road Traffic (Traffic Control) Regulations, Chapter 374, I hereby direct that with effect from 12.00 p.m. on 15 July 2016 to 31 December 2017, the western kerbside lane of Canton Road (northbound) from a point about 20 metres north of its junction with Austin Road West to a point about 85 metres north of the same junction (excluding the layby) will be temporarily designated a restricted zone from 7.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m. daily to facilitate the construction of Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link.

     Within the restricted zone, drivers of all motor vehicles, except franchised buses and those with permits issued by the Commissioner for Transport, will be prohibited from:

     (a) picking up or setting down passengers; or
     (b) loading or unloading goods.

     The extent of the restricted zone will be indicated by appropriate traffic signs and road markings.

YEUNG HO Poi-yan, Ingrid Commissioner for Transport