The Roads (Speed Limit) (No. 4) Order (Northern Ireland) 2021

Consultation opened on 27 October 2021. Closing date 19 November 2021.


The Department for Infrastructure (DfI) proposes to make an Order entitled The Roads (Speed Limit) (No. 4) Order (Northern Ireland) 2021.


Consultation description

The Order will–

  • apply a 40 miles per hour speed limit on lengths of Cloughfin Road and Killeenan Road, Cookstown; Castlecaulfield Road, Donaghmore; Tullydraw Road, Dungannon; Glen Road and Lisburn Road, Glenavy; and Banbridge Road, Kinallen.
  • apply a 30 miles per hour speed limit to a length of Scroggy Road, Glenavy; and
  • revoke a speed limit so that a 30 miles per hour speed limit (restricted by street lighting) will apply to a length of Chapel Road and Glen Road, Glenavy; and Point Road, Lawrencetown.

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 Southern Division
Marlborough House
Central Way
BT64 1AD
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 19 November 2021.

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