Road Closure & TM
Road Closures and Traffic Management:
ROAD CLOSURES: (by Order / Notice only)
UNDER 24 Hrs (Notice):
A road closure for under 24 hours must be applied for with at least 10 working days notice and is granted, subject to approval.
OVER 24 Hrs (Order):
A road closure for over 24 hours must be applied for with at least 6 weeks notice and is granted, subject to approval.
A production company / film maker must supply a Traffic Management Plan (TMP) consisting of a method statement, risk assessment and map of proposed work including operatives/signage positions. Film Office & Tower Hamlets Street Works Department access and grant whether this is feasible depending on the location and plan provided. Applicants are responsible for ensuring that TM companies are accredited to relevant standards. Film Office can provide details of Traffic Management Companies if required.
UNDER 3 days:
Any Traffic Management under 3 days work requires at least 3 working days notice.
OVER 3 days:
Any Traffic Management over 3 days work requires at least 10 working days notice.
All Road Closure and Traffic Management Applications must be submitted through FilmHub.
THE ABOVE LEAD IN TIMES ARE THE MINIMUM REQUIRED. Please note that all applications, traffic management plans and payments must be received within these time scales. It is recommended to always apply with as much notice as possible in all instances to improve chances of applications being approved.