Shared Space DfT Local Advice Note 1/11
6th October 2011
Following a two-year research programme undertaken by MVA Consultants, with input from a broad-based Steering Group, the Department for Transport has published its advice note on shared space.
For a link to the DfT's research, click here.
The Local Advice Note focuses on high street environments, but notes that many of the principles will apply in other settings. The document provides advice on understanding shared space, designing for low speeds, user needs and behaviour, scheme development and design considerations.
The document can be downloaded free from the DfT's website