London Borough of Waltham Forest – Failing to comply with a restriction on vehicles entering a pedestrian zone

SITUATION

The appellant entered a specific location where it was restricted to pedestrians and specific classes of vehicles.


The Enforcement Authority provided all the evidence, including the CCTV footage.

However the appellant soon realised the mistake they made and carried out a corrective maneuver.


WHY WAS IT ALLOWED?

The fact is the appellant turned around and corrected their mistake.

The adjudicator found that the whole manure from carrying out the contravention to correcting it, was minimal.

Therefore found that the contravention did not occur.