Restricted Zones on Ma Tin Road, Yuen Long

        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 a.m. on 19 November 2020, the following road sections in Yuen Long will be designated as restricted zones 24 hours daily:

(a)   the southern kerbside lane of Ma Tin Road westbound from a point about 10 metres east of its junction with the unnamed access road leading to Ma Tin Tsuen to a point about 25 metres east of the same junction; and

(b)   the northern kerbside lane of Ma Tin Road eastbound from its junction with Ma Tin Road northbound to a point about 180 metres west 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existing restricted zone on the northern kerbside lane of Ma Tin Road eastbound as published in GN 4472 in 2016 will be rescinded.

LAW Shuk-pui, Rosanna Commissioner for Transport