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Proposed Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ) Edge Hill Road area (GC3)

Following a receipt of a petition from residents of Melrose Avenue on 11th February 2020 requesting inclusion within the recently approved GC3 CPZ. The petition was signed by 76 residents representing 68 properties. With 116 properties in Melrose Ave, this represents 59%. Approval has been given to include Melrose Avenue in GC3 CPZ.

Following approval to proceed with implementation of the GC3 CPZ, Edgehill Road area, a newsletter will be distributed shortly to all properties in the boundary of the proposed CPZ to update them of the decision and to notify of the next stage with regards to implementation of signs and lining street works for the CPZ. The scheme is anticipated to become operational on 4 April 2020. To download an electronic version please follow the link below.

Cabinet Member Approval

Following the statutory consultation, the feedback from the community was reported to the Cabinet Member for Regeneration, Housing and Transport. Approval has been given to proceed with implementation to include Beecholme Avenue, Caithness Road, Edgehill Road, Elmhurst Road, Garden Avenue, Hill Road, Melrose Avenue, Park Avenue, Ridge Road and Streatham Road (between entrance to Mitcham Industrial Estate and its junction with Ridge Road)

into the existing GC3 CPZ. A newsletter will be distributed shortly to all properties in the consultation boundary to update of the decision and to notify of the next stage with regards to the scheme's implementation.

For further information to the Cabinet Member decision and detailed information to the result of the statutory consultation please see the following web link.

Statutory consultation 18 October 2019

Following the informal consultation earlier this year, we are carrying out a statutory consultation on our intention to introduce a Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ)  in Beecholme Avenue, Caithness Road, Edgehill Road, Elmhurst Road, Garden Avenue, Hill Road, Melrose Avenue, Park Avenue, Ridge Road and Streatham Road., to operate Monday to Friday between 8.30am and 6.30pm.

For further information please see the link below to the statutory consultation newsletter and Cabinet Member informal consultation report / decision.

Representations in regards to the proposals described in this Notice must be made by email to trafficandhighways@merton.gov.uk or in writing to Future Merton (Traffic and Highways Team 9th Floor), Merton Civic Centre, London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5DX.

Representations must reach the Council by no later than 15 November 2019 quoting reference ES/GC3CPZ. Objections must relate only to the elements of the scheme that are subject to this statutory consultation.

​Informal consultation 23 May 2019

Following petitions received from residents of Edgehill Road, Caithness Road and Garden Avenue, experiencing parking difficulties in their road, we are proposing to introduce a CPZ and will conduct a consultation to give the community an opportunity to express their views with regards to operational days and hours.

Let us know your views

We are seeking the views of the community for a proposed CPZ by asking all parties to submit their views through the online e-questionnaire, see the web link below. The decision on whether or not to proceed with the next stage, which would involve a statutory consultation on the proposal, will be subject to the online responses received during this informal consultation. To view the proposed design layout of the zone please see the links in the related documents section below.

Please let us have your views by Friday 21 June 2019 by visiting the following link to the online e-questionnaire. 

Related documents

Contact us

Traffic and Highways
Merton Civic Centre
London Road
Morden SM4 5DX

Email: trafficandhighways@merton.gov.uk