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The Zebra, Pelican and Puffin Pedestrian Crossings Regulations and General Directions 1997

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. PART I THE ZEBRA, PELICAN AND PUFFIN PEDESTRIAN CROSSINGS REGULATIONS 1997

    1. SECTION I

      PRELIMINARY

      1. 1.Citation and commencement

      2. 2.Revocation

      3. 3.Interpretation

      4. 4.Application of Regulations

    2. SECTION 11

      FORM OF CROSSINGS

      1. 5.Traffic signs and road markings for indicating crossings

      2. 6.Give-way and stop lines and controlled areas

      3. 7.Dimensions

      4. 8.Additional equipment

      5. 9.Additional traffic signs

      6. 10.Non-compliance with requirements of this Section

    3. SECTION III

      SIGNIFICANCE OF TRAFFIC SIGNS AT CROSSINGS

      1. 11.Scope of Section III

      2. 12.Significance of vehicular light signals at Pelican crossings

      3. 13.Significance of vehicular light signals at Puffin crossings

      4. 14.Significance of give-way lines at Zebra crossings

      5. 15.Significance of pedestrian light signals and figures on pedestrian demand units

      6. 16.Significance of additional traffic signs

    4. SECTION IV

      MOVEMENT OF TRAFFIC AT CROSSINGS

      1. 17.Scope of Section IV

      2. 18.Prohibition against the stopping of vehicles on crossings

      3. 19.Pedestrians not to delay on crossings

      4. 20.Prohibition against the stopping of vehicles in controlled areas

      5. 21.Exceptions to regulation 20

      6. 22.Further exceptions to regulation 20

      7. 23.Prohibition against vehicles proceeding across Pelican or Puffin crossings

      8. 24.Prohibition against vehicles overtaking at crossings

      9. 25.Precedence of pedestrians over vehicles at Zebra crossings

      10. 26.Precedence of pedestrians over vehicles at Pelican crossings

  3. SCHEDULES TO THE REGULATIONS

    1. 1

      Traffic signs and road markings to indicate Zebra crossings and Zebra controlled areas

    2. 2

      Traffic signs to indicate Pelican crossings

    3. 3

      Traffic signs to indicate Puffin crossings

    4. 4

      Road markings to indicate Pelican and Puffin crossings, Pelican and Puffin controlled areas and stop lines

      1. PART II THE PELICAN AND PUFFIN PEDESTRIAN CROSSINGS GENERAL DIRECTIONS 1997

        1. 1.Citation and commencement

        2. 2.Revocation

        3. 3.Interpretation

        4. 4.Vehicular light signals at Pelican and Puffin crossings

        5. 5.Pedestrian light signals and indicators for pedestrians at Pelican crossings

        6. 6.Pedestrian demand units at Puffin crossings

        7. 7.Additional traffic signs

        8. 8.Colouring of containers and posts

        9. 9.Approval of equipment

        10. 10.Special directions by the Secretary of State

      2. Appendix

        Exercise of Powers

  4. Explanatory Note

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