Decision details

South & Vale Districts Various Locations - Proposed New and Deleted Disabled Persons Parking Places

Decision Maker: Delegated Decisions by Cabinet Member for Transport Management

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek approval for the introduction and amendments to, disabled parking places across South Oxon and Vale of White Horse


Following requests from the public for the introduction of disabled parking places, the county council has consulted on new locations which have met our criteria. The report will present feedback on sites where there have been objections.


The Chair introduced the item in the meeting.


The Chair noted the balance struck in the report, through a mixture of approvals, removals and deferrals when required.


The Chair noted that the issues with churches, as raised in a previous item, was raised again.


The Chair thanked officers and agreed to the recommendations.




Approve the following:


a) The proposed provision of Disabled Persons Parking Places (DPPP) at: Coopers Lane, Abingdon; Fane Drive, Berinsfield; Elm Drive, Chinnor; Pages Orchard, Sonning Common; Van Diemans, Stanford-in-the-Vale; Radnor Road, Wallingford; Manor Road, Whitchurch-on-Thames.


b) The proposed removal of Disabled Persons Parking Places (DPPP) at: St. Marks Road, Henley-on-Thames; Chapel Lane, Letcombe Regis; Park Street, Thame.


c) But defer approval of the proposals at the following locations pending further investigations: Maberley Close, Abingdon; Cowleaze, Chinnor; Kynaston Road, Didcot; Gainsborough Crescent, Henley-on-Thames; Anvil Paddock, Letcombe Regis; Church Road, Radley; Ashford Avenue, Sonning Common.


d) Defer approval of the removal of DPPP at the following locations: Park Road, Henley-on-Thames.

Report author: James Whiting

Publication date: 23/05/2024

Date of decision: 23/05/2024

Decided at meeting: 23/05/2024 - Delegated Decisions by Cabinet Member for Transport Management

Effective from: 31/05/2024

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