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Leading consultancy for map-based traffic orders

Leading consultancy for map-based traffic orders

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Buchanan Computing

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Buchanan Computing is the UK’s leading developer of GIS and other software for traffic and highway applications. Their innovative products work individually or together to meet the requirements of engineers, police officers, safety specialists, maintenance departments, enforcement operations, sign manufacturers and legal teams.

British Parking Association

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Trevor Clark of Buchanan Order Management is a Consultant Representative on the BPA Council of Representatives and is proud to be supporting their work in this way.



North Essex Parking Partnership (NEPP)                                                         
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Buchanan Order Management (BOM) has supported the setup of the Buchanan Computing solution, Traffweb, for North Essex Parking Partnership (NEPP). They currently use the hosted public facing system to display all of their on-street parking traffic orders and to carry out community engagement and public consultation exercises. BOM currently assists with updating their ParkMap and Traffweb system with new traffic orders, uploading them to Traffweb and publishing new schemes using the consultation portal. The portal can be viewed at https://nepp.traffweb.app/.


Kent County Council                                                                                 

Buchanan Order Management has supported Kent with the implementation of Parking, Moving traffic and speed limit orders on to their ParkMap and Traffweb systems. Along with support from Buchanan Computing, they have the latest version is Traffweb which displays all traffic orders for moving and static, for the public to view. The portal can be viewed at https://kent.traffweb.app/.



Useful Links Library


Traffic Orders and Highway Schemes


Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984



Road Traffic Act 1991



The Local Authorities’ Traffic Orders (Procedure) (England and Wales) Regulations 1996



Highways Act 1980



The Highways (Road Humps) Regulations 1999



Town and Country Planning Act 1990



The Highways (Traffic Calming) Regulations 1999



The Road Traffic (Temporary Restrictions) Procedure Regulations 1992



Town Police Clauses Act 1847

Town Police Clauses Act 1847 (legislation.gov.uk) 


Road Traffic Regulation (Special Events) Act 1994

Road Traffic Regulation (Special Events) Act 1994 (legislation.gov.uk) 


Parking Policy Operational Guidance 2015 (Withdrawn 2018, but still current advice on TROs)

Operational guidance to local authorities: parking policy and enforcement (buchanancomputing.net) 




Traffic Management Act 2004



The Civil Enforcement of Road Traffic Contraventions (Approved Devices, Charging Guidelines and General Provisions) (England) Regulations 2022



Statutory Guidance for Local Authorities Outside London on Civil Enforcement of Bus Lane and Moving Traffic Contraventions 2022



Traffic Penalty Tribunal (TPT)



TPT TRO Library

Traffic Regulation Orders – Traffic Penalty Tribunal


London Tribunals (PATAS)



Highway Design


Traffic Signs Regulation and General Directions (TSRGD) 2016



Traffic Signs Manual (Chapters 1 – 8)



LTN 1/20 – Cycle Infrastructure design



Manual for Streets



Manual for Streets – A Summary



Other Useful Guidance Notes


The Highway Code 2022



Setting Local Speed Limit Guidance, DfT, 2013



Equality Act 2010



Data Protection and General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) 2018



The Restricted Roads (20mph Speed Limit) (Wales) Order 2022 (Statutory Instrument) – This order will come in to force on 17th September 2023.

The Restricted Roads (20 mph Speed Limit) (Wales) Order 2022 (legislation.gov.uk) 


Traffic authoridations - Details of non-standard traffic signs approved in England since 1 January 2011.

Traffic authorisations – Department for Transport (dft.gov.uk)

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