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The Pelican Pedestrian Crossings Regulations and General Directions 1987

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  1. Introductory Text


    1. 1.Citation and commencement

    2. 2.Revocation

    3. 3.Interpretation


    1. 1.Citation

    2. 2.“Pelican” crossings

    3. 3.“Pelican” controlled areas

    4. 4.Variations in dimensions

    5. 5.Box for housing equipment

    6. 6.Additional traffic signs

    7. 7.Significance of traffic signs

    8. 8.Significance of vehicular light signals

    9. 9.Significance of pedestrian traffic signals

    10. 10.Significance of additional traffic signs

    11. 11.Movement of traffic and precedence of pedestrians

    12. 12.Prohibition on stopping in areas adjacent to “Pelican” crossings

    13. 13.A vehicle shall not by regulation 12 be prevented from...

    14. 14.(1) A vehicle shall not by regulation 12 be prevented...

    15. 15.Saving for crossings constituted in accordance with 1969 Regulations

    16. 16.Prohibition against the proceeding of vehicles across a “Pelican” crossing

    17. 17.Precedence of pedestrians over vehicles on a “Pelican” crossing

    18. 18.Prohibition against the waiting of vehicles and pedestrians on a “Pelican” crossing

    19. 19.Prohibition against overtaking at a “Pelican” crossing

    20. 20.Nothing in paragraph (b) of regulation 19 shall apply so...


    1. 1

      The size, colour and type of traffic signs at a “Pelican” crossing

    2. 2

      The manner of indicating the presence and limits of a “Pelican” crossing and “Pelican” controlled area


        1. 1.Citation

        2. 2.Number and manner of placing vehicular light signals

        3. 3.Number and manner of placing of pedestrian light signals and indicators for pedestrians

        4. 4.Additional traffic signs

        5. 5.Colouring of containers and posts

        6. 6.Approval of mechanisms and sequence adjustments

        7. 7.Special cases

  5. Explanatory Note

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