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The Road Traffic Regulation (Northern Ireland) Order 1997


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7.—(1) Where the Department makes a scheme, it shall—


(i)any person consulted under paragraph 3; and

(ii)any person who made objections or other representations in accordance with paragraph 4; and


(i)in the Belfast Gazette; and

(ii)in a newspaper circulating in the area in which any road to which the scheme relates is situated,

a notice stating that the scheme has been made.

(2) The notice published under sub-paragraph (1)(b) shall include the following statements—

(a)that the Department will consider in due course whether the provisions of the scheme should be continued in force indefinitely;

(b)that within the period of six months from the commencement of the scheme any person may object to the making of a traffic regulation order for the purpose of continuing the provisions of the scheme in force indefinitely;

(c)that any such objection must be in writing, must give the grounds on which it is made and must be made to the address specified in the notice; and

(d)that a copy of the scheme and any relevant map or plan may be inspected by any person free of charge at all reasonable hours during the period mentioned in sub-paragraph (b) at the address mentioned in sub-paragraph (c).

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