Abandonment - The Vennel, Bangor

Consultation opened on 24 June 2021. Closing date 05 August 2021.


The Department for Infrastructure (DfI), being of the opinion that the road is not necessary proposes to make an order to abandon two areas totalling 506 square metres at The Vennel, Bangor.


Consultation description

The abandonment consists of—

  • 159 metres of road from its junction with Southwell Road; and
  • 347 square metres of road comprising footpath from its junction with Queen’s Parade.

Inspecting the proposal

The area proposed to be abandoned is 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 24 June 2021 to 5 August 2021 at:

DfI Roads Southern Division
North Down Section Office
72 Balloo Road, Bangor
Co. Down
BT19 7PG

During the current Covid-19 restrictions, access to this building is limited and inspection of the draft Order is by appointment only which can be arranged either by e-mail using the office e-mail address below or by telephone during office hours (Mon to Fri 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 the address above or by emailing southernlandsteam@infrastructure-ni.gov.uk stating the grounds of the objection.

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