Transport Department - Traffic Notices


Restricted Zones in Wan Chai

        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 10.00 am on 16 June 2017, the following road sections in Wan Chai will be designated as restricted zones from 7.00 am to 7.00 pm daily:

(a)   the eastern kerbside lane of Spring Garden Lane from its western junction with Cross Street to a point about 35 metres north of the same junction (except the lay-by); and

(b)   the section of Cross Street from its western junction with Spring Garden Lane to a point about 5 metres east of the same junction.

        Within the restricted zones, 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 zones will be indicated by appropriate traffic signs and road markings.

        At the same time, the existing restricted zones on the above road sections will be rescinded.

YEUNG HO Poi-yan, Ingrid Commissioner for Transport