Motorsports On Closed Public Roads

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Closes 28 Jan 2019

Questions

1. Do you agree with the proposal to introduce a two stage application process, involving Motorsports Governing Bodies and Local Authorities, to allow motorsport events to take place on closed public roads in Scotland?

2. Do you agree that the current powers local authorities have to close roads for events should be extended to cover motorsport events?

3. Do you agree that local authorities should have the power to suspend the speed limit and applicable road traffic regulations for event participants?

4. Do you agree that local authorities should have the ability to carry out works on public roads as they consider necessary in connection with a motorsports order?

5. Do you agree that the relevant Motorsports Governing Bodies should have the power to issue a Motorsports Permit as stage one of a two stage application process?

6. Local Road Authority Specific Question - Would you consider working with a motorsports governing body to host an on road event within your local authority area?

7. Local Road Authority Specific Question - Do you anticipate any potentially negative implications from the motorsport events being run by motorsports governing bodies in your local area?

8. Local Road Authority Specific Question - Do you envisage the need for any further powers in order to hold a safe and efficient event?

9. Are you aware of any further evidence that should be considered regarding the impacts of the policy proposals?