Some streets in the borough are pedestrianised to create healthier neighbourhoods and support active travel. Preventing vehicular traffic on these streets helps to reduce air pollution, encourage walking and cycling, improve road safety and create additional space for local businesses and traders.
The following streets in Deptford are pedestrianised and are enforced by Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR):
- Rolt Street: All vehicular traffic is prohibited on Rolt Street 24 hours per day, seven days per week. The only exemptions for this prohibition are cycle bikes and all blue light emergency services.
- Douglas Way: All vehicular traffic is prohibited on Douglas Way between Deptford High Street and Idonia Street 24 hours per day, seven days per week, except for access on market days (Wednesday, Friday and Saturday between 6am and 7pm). The only exemptions are cycle bikes and all blue light emergency services.
See the document below for examples of the signage at these locations.