The Roads (Speed Limit) (No. 3) Order (Northern Ireland) 2021

Consultation opened on 11 August 2021. Closing date 03 September 2021.


The Department for Infrastructure (DfI) proposes to make an Order entitled The Roads (Speed Limit) (No. 3) Order (Northern Ireland) 2021.


Consultation description

The Order will–

  • apply a 20 miles per hour speed limit to Church Street, High Street, Regal Pass, Townhall Street, Wellington Place and Wesley Street and to lengths of Darling Street, East Bridge Street, Hall’s Lane and Paget Square, Enniskillen; Coolnagard Avenue, Coolnagard Brae, Coolnagard Close, Coolnagard Court, Coolnagard Gardens, Coolnagard Glen, Coolnagard Green, Coolnagard Grove, Coolnagard Heights, Coolnagard Hollow, Coolnagard Meadows, Coolnagard Mews, Coolnagard Rise, Coolnagard Road, Coolnagard Square, Coolnagard View, Coolnagard Way, Maryville, Sheskinshule View, Willowmount Avenue and Willowmount Park, Omagh.
  • apply a 40 miles per hour speed limit on lengths of Bush Road, Dungannon; Mealough Road, Drumbo, Lisburn and Old Dromore Road, Omagh.
  • apply a 30 miles per hour speed limit to lengths of Haw Road, Londonderry; and Desertmartin Road, Station Road and Tullynagee Road, Moneymore.
  • revoke a speed limit so that a 30 miles per hour speed limit (restricted by street lighting) will apply to a length of Old Dromore Road, Omagh.

Vehicles are excepted from the restrictions in certain circumstances.

Inspecting the proposals

Full details are contained in the draft Order which, together with maps showing the roads involved, may be inspected free of charge during office hours within the period below at-

Network Traffic, Street Lighting and Transportation
DfI Roads Eastern Division
Annexe 7
Castle Buildings
Stormont Estate
Upper Newtownards Road
Network Development
DfI Roads Western Division
County Hall
Drumragh Avenue
BT79 7AF

During the current Covid-19 restrictions, access to these buildings is limited and inspection of the draft Order is by appointment only which can be arranged either by e-mail using the relevant office e-mail address above 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 object or make other representations, specifying the grounds on which they are made, by writing or emailing the Department at the DfI Roads addresses above before 3 September 2021.

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