Roads (Speed Limit) (No. 7) Order (Northern Ireland) 2023

Consultation opened on 29 November 2023. Closing date 22 December 2023.


The Department for Infrastructure (DfI) proposes to make an Order entitled the Roads (Speed Limit) (No. 7) Order (Northern Ireland) 2023.


Consultation description

The Order will–

  • apply a 20 miles per hour speed limit to Bracken Ridge, Bracken Ridge Avenue, Bracken Ridge Park and Bracken Way, Newmills; and
  • apply a 50 miles per hour speed limit to Old Ballygawley Roundabout and a length of Omagh Road, Ballygawley.
  • de-restrict lengths of A4 Dual Carriageway, Annahilla Road, Dungannon Road, Grange Road, New Ballygawley Roundabout and Tullyvar Road, Ballygawley so that the national speed limit applies.
  • 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 Eglish Road, Dungannon.

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 Western Division
Network Development
County Hall
Drumragh Avenue
BT79 7AF

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 028 8225 4085.

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 22 December 2023.

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