Roads (Speed Limit) (No. 3) Order (Northern Ireland) 2023

Consultation opened on 22 March 2023. Closing date 14 April 2023.


The Department for Infrastructure (DfI) proposes to make an Order entitled The Roads (Speed Limit) (No. 3) Order (Northern Ireland) 2023.


Consultation description

The Order will–

  • apply a 40 miles per hour speed limit on Craigmore Way, Newry and to lengths of Concession Road, Corrasmoo Road and Cullaville Road, Cullaville; Dublin Road, Kilcoo and Rathfriland Road, Moneyslane.
  • apply a 30 miles per hour speed limit to a length of Derrymore Road, Gawleys Gate, Craigavon and Concession Road, Cullaville.
  • the order also revokes a number of other speed limits so that a 30 miles per hour speed limit (restricted by street lighting) will apply to Concession Road, Corrasmoo Road and Cullaville Road, Cullaville; Ballymoney Road, Dublin Road and Tullyree Road, Kilcoo and Francis Street, Lurgan.

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;

DfI Roads Southern Division
Marlborough House
Central Way
BT64 1AD
DfI Roads Southern Division
Rathkeltair House
Market Street
BT30 6AJ

Inspection of the draft Order is by appointment only which can be arranged either by email using the 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 14 April 2023.

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