RESIDENTS living in new developments across Oxford will not be allowed to buy permits to park cars on the street outside their homes.

The banned buildings include flats at number 57 Victoria Road, Summertown; Number 45 and 45A Davenant Road, North Summertown; Numbers 18 and 18A Osler Road, Headington; Numbers 47, 48, 48A and 49 Marston Street, 12 new dwellings at site of 44 Princes Street, 14 new dwellings at site of 5 Collins Street, East Oxford; and nine new dwellings at site of Ashlar House, Glanville Road, Cowley Marsh.

The decision was approved by Oxfordshire County Council's new highways chief Tim Bearder last week.