Transport Department - Traffic Notices

ROAD TRAFFIC (TRAFFIC CONTROL) REGULATIONS (CHAPTER 374)

Restricted Zones in Yau Ma Tei

     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 6 October 2017, the following road sections in Yau Ma Tei will be designated  restricted zones 24 hours daily:-

(a) the section of Portland Street from its junction with Waterloo Road to a point about 20 metres north of the same junction; and

(b) the northern kerbside lane of Waterloo Road from a point about 5 metres west of its junction with Portland Street 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     At the same time, the existing restricted zones on the above road sections will be rescinded.

TANG Wai-leung Commissioner for Transport (Acting)