Decision details

Policy for the Installation and Operation of Vehicle Activated Signs

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Report which seeks approval for a policy to manage future deployment of Vehicle Activated Signs and potential removal of non-operational, non-beneficial VAS.


That Cabinet:


1.     Notes the comments and resolutions made at Communities Overview and Scrutiny in June 2022 and the policy as proposed in the report;

2.     approves the policy for the installation, maintenance and removal of vehicle activated signs (VAS) proposed in Section 2 of and Appendix A to the report;

3.     authorises the Strategic Director for Communities to prepare and publish a statement of the approved policy;

4.     authorises the Strategic Director for Communities, acting in consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Transport and Planning, to install, maintain or replace a vehicle activated sign which does not meet the requirements of the approved policy where he considers that to be justified by very special circumstances in an individual case.

Report author: Jon Rollinson

Publication date: 09/09/2022

Date of decision: 08/09/2022

Decided at meeting: 08/09/2022 - Cabinet

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