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Decision details

Review of Car Parks

Decision Maker: Assistant Director - Residents' Services - Jon Dearing

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To consider the outcomes of the statutory consultation to change the restriction time in Zone G of Woolgate Car Park, Witney to 12-hour maximum stay.


The Assistant Director for Resident Services, in consultation with the Executive Member for Leisure and Major Projects, Resolved to:

  1. Consider the one piece of feedback supporting the change.
  2. Confirm they were satisfied the consultation was completed and that the proposals for revised Parking Order would go ahead.
  3. Authorise officers to go ahead to establishing the Notice of Making and complete the Parking Order.

Reasons for the decision:

A trial permitting long stay in Zone G at Woolgate car park had been underway since June 2022, equating to 148 spaces of the overall car park. The trial was initiated to support customers who work locally by permitting longer stays in standard spaces. The trial was proven successful.

Alternative options considered:

To not extend the trial – This option was not preferred as the trial was successful.

Publication date: 09/02/2024

Date of decision: 05/02/2024

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