​​​​​​​Traffic Calming Scheme - Flax Street, Belfast

Consultation opened on 08 May 2024. Closing date 10 June 2024 at 17:00.


Notice is hereby given that under ‘Article 65’ of the ‘Roads (Northern Ireland) Order 1993’ the Department for Infrastructure proposes the installation of traffic calming measures on Flax Street. Belfast to control the speed of traffic.


Consultation description

The works will consist of:

  • 1 No entrance feature road hump, kerb to kerb width and 50mm in height
  • 1 No flat top tapered road hump, 4.9m long, varied width and 80mm high

All road humps will be constructed in accordance with The ‘Road Humps Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1999’.  All road markings and signage will be in accordance with the ‘Traffic Signs Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1997’. 

Inspecting the proposals

Full details showing the proposed road layout may be inspected free of charge during office hours within the period below at:

DfI Roads Eastern Division
Traffic Management 3
Annexe 7
Castle Buildings
Stormont Estate
Upper Newtownards Road

Access to this building is limited and inspection of the traffic calming proposal is by appointment only which can be arranged either by email using traffic.eastern@infrastructure-ni.gov.uk or by telephone during office hours (Monday to Friday 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 to the Department at the address above or by emailing traffic.eastern@infrastructure-ni.gov.uk before 10 June 2024.

The information you provide in your response to this consultation, excluding personal information, may be published or disclosed in accordance with the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA) or the Environmental Information Regulations (EIR). If you want the information that you provide to be treated as confidential, please tell us why, but be aware that, under FOIA/EIR, we cannot guarantee confidentiality.

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