Abandonment – Cairnmartin Crescent, Belfast

Consultation opened on 22 June 2022. Closing date 01 August 2022.


The Department for Infrastructure (DfI) gives notice of its intention to make an Order under Article 68 of the Roads (Northern Ireland) Order 1993.


Consultation description

The effect of the Order would be to abandon an area of 546 square metres of Cairnmartin Crescent, Belfast consisting of

  • an area of 273 square metres of turning head at the end of the south-western carriageway; and
  • an area of 273 square metres of turning head at the end of the north-eastern carriageway

after completion of such works as the Department considers necessary for the provision for road extension and alternative facilities for road traffic.

Inspecting the proposals

The areas of road proposed to be abandoned are delineated on a map which, together with a copy of a draft order, may be inspected free of charge, during office hours, within the period stated at DfI Roads Eastern Division, Annexe 7 Block 2, Castle Buildings, Stormont Estate, Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4 3SQ.

Due to ongoing Covid-19 guidance, access to this building is limited and inspection of the draft Order and map is by appointment only which can be arranged either by email using the lands eastern email address below or by telephone during office hours (Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm) on 0300 200 7899.

Making an objection

Any person may, within the period above, object to the proposal by writing to the Department at DfI Roads Eastern Division at the address above or by emailing lands.eastern@infrastructure-ni.gov.uk stating the grounds of the objection.

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