For your to comment on the Council's proposals to make the following changes to the Off Street Parking Places Order:
(i) To introduce a charge of £1 per hour up to a maximum of 6 hours between 10am and 6pm in the Coastal Car Parks, defined as Swanwick Shore Road, Passage Lane, Shore Road, Meon Shore, Hove-to, Salterns Road and Monks Hill car parks (maximum of 4 hours in Shore Road).
(ii) To introduce a new annual Season Ticket for the Coastal Car Parks. The cost will be £80.
(iii) To amend the maximum waiting period in Warsash Road Car Park, Warsash to 2 hours per day.
A copy of the proposed Order and a Statement of Reasons for these proposals are available of the links above.
Any objections or representations relating to the Order must be made in writing by 5pm on 9 April 2021, specifying which Order they relate to, the grounds on which they are made, and addressed to:
Head of Environmental Health,
Fareham Borough Council,
You can also email to IRickman@Fareham.gov.uk
Overall, 211 responses were received form a range of interested parties including regular car park users, beach hut owners, coastal organisations and allotment holders. A significant number of respondents opposed any changes to the coastal car parks and others wanted further concessions for specific user groups. You can find out more by reading clicking on the decision report button above.
The following amendments to the order were approved following feedback:
1. The waiting restriction in Warsash Road car park increased to 4 hours with no return within 8 hour, to accommodate local allotment holders.
2. Waiting restrictions in both Swanwick Shore Road and Shore Road car parks were limited to 4 hours with no return within 8 hours, between 1 April and 31 September, to support local shops that were concerned about the availability of spaces.
The final approved Off-street Parking Places (Amendment 3) Order 2021 can be found by clicking the button above.