22.1 STREET USAGE
22.1.1. Unless specifically stated otherwise in these rules, the normal statutory traffic laws apply in the Estate and further to this, the following rules shall also apply:
a) A speed limit of 30km/h applies in the Estate;
b) Pedestrians will at all times have the right of way and may utilize the road as passage;
c) Vehicles must at all times be operated with the utmost care in the Estate;
d) Vehicles are to be driven in the Estate, on the streets only and not operated off-road on other Estate properties such as communal properties and undeveloped erven;
e) Vehicles that, in the opinion of the Estate Manager, produce excessive noise will be prohibited from entering the Estate and / or being operated in the Estate; unless the vehicle is used for construction of undeveloped erven;
f) No motorized vehicle will be permitted in the public open spaces other than maintenance vehicles;
g) Un-roadworthy and unlicensed vehicles as well as unlicensed drivers may not use the streets in the Estate;
h) Vehicles may not be left unattended in such a manner that they may cause an obstruction to other road users;
i) Quad-bikes, golf-carts and off-road motor bikes are not permitted to be operated on the Estate; and
j) No horse and trailer or articulated delivery vehicles will be allowed on the Estate, irrespective of such vehicle weight and the weight of any vehicle will be limited to 15 (fifteen) tons.
22.1.2. Drivers that act / drive in any ruthless, inconsiderate or irresponsible manner will be subject to the imposition of a penalty or fine. In addition to any penalty imposed, Management may implement appropriate legal actions or legal remedy, if damage to property or injuries to people is incurred.
22.2. PARKING AND STORAGE
22.2.1. Residents must ensure that their own vehicles, caravans, trailers, boats, machinery, bikes of any description and those of their visitors and invitees to the Estate are parked off street on their property.
22.2.2. Parking on streets, sidewalks and communal property is not permitted. Sidewalk-parking however, is relaxed for visitors where additional parking is required for guests on condition that prior permission is obtained from neighbours.
22.2.3. Members / Residents who live in cul-de-sacs may allow their visitors to park on sidewalks in front of their direct neighbour’s erfs, on condition that prior arrangements have been made with those neighbours.
22.2.4. Estate office permission is required in order to park on street curbs.
22.2.5. Notwithstanding the provisions of clause 22.2.2. – 22.2.4, the flow of traffic may not ber estricted by parked vehicles.
22.2.6. Residents will be required to immediately comply with Estate requests to remove a vehicle, caravan, boats, machinery or bikes of any description which is parked contrary to the spirit of the rules or which is causing an obstruction. The right to remove offending vehicles and recover the costs from the member by levying the costs to the member’s levy account will vest in management.
22.2.7. Vehicles, caravans, trailers, boats, machinery, bikes of any description or other items that are parked / stored on or about a member’s property should be sufficiently screened from neighbour’s property ground level view and not be distracting from the surroundings or the aesthetic appeal of the Estate. The Estate Manager/ Management may instruct the member to have such items removed or concealed from view, to their satisfaction.
22.2.8. No parking or storage of any vehicles, caravans, trailers, boats, machinery, bikes of any description or other items should be allowed on undeveloped erven, without written approval from Estate management / office.
22.2.9. The HOA is under no obligation to provide additional parking facilities for members / residents. Should they posses any vehicles, caravans, trailers, boats, machinery, bikes of any description, or other items which they are unable to park / store on their property they are required to make alternative arrangements for parking / storage off the Estate.