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

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2.—(1) The “Zebra” Pedestrian Crossings Regulations 1971(1), the “Zebra” Pedestrian Crossings (Amendment) Regulations 1990(2) and, so far as they consist of or comprise regulations, the “Pelican” Pedestrian Crossings Regulations and General Directions 1987(3) are hereby revoked.

(2) Any crossing which, immediately before the coming into force of these Regulations, was constituted a Pelican or a Zebra crossing in accordance with the regulations revoked by paragraph (1) which were applicable to it (“the applicable regulations”) shall, notwithstanding the revocation of the applicable regulations, be treated as constituted in accordance with these Regulations for so long as the traffic signs situated at or near it and the manner in which its presence and limits are indicated comply with the applicable regulations.

(3) Paragraph (2) shall cease to have effect on 15th December 2002.


S.I. 1971/1524.


S.I. 1990/1828.


S.I. 1987/16.

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