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Guildford Controlled
Parking Zone (CPZ), Surrey

Guildford Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ), Surrey

Project Objective


To control over-spilled parked cars which are displaced from Guildford Town Centre into surrounding residential areas and which cause disruption to residents.

Services provided:

  • Traffic Surveys & Analysis
  • Waiting restrictions & Parking Studies
  • Controlled Parking Zones (CPZ)
  • Public Consultations & Exhibitions
  • CAD & Surveying


  • Complaints received from residents and local businesses due to inconvenient and unsafe parking by commuters and non-residents
  • Due to displacement caused by implementation of previous schemes, further phases were implemented

Project Description:

The services provided as part of this project included:

  • Survey of existing waiting restrictions and on-site features required to be known in order to design waiting restrictions and signing
  • Design of waiting restrictions and signing locations to reduce inconsiderate parking by non-residents and unsafe parking by all, such as on bends
  • Consultation process, including, area wide leaflet and questionnaire dispersal and Public Exhibition to gain views of local residents and businesses
  • Orders and Schedules produced to accompany CPZ proposals
  • Production of Bill of Quantities and tender documentation for undertaking lining and signing works
  • Supervision of works carried out by signing and lining contractor


  • Parked car congestion within residential areas outside of Guildford significantly reduced.
  • Dangerous parking reduced


  • Retained by Guildford Borough Council 1997 - 2006


Guildford, Surrey

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0333 700 4001