The Traffic Weight Restriction (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2021 No. 327

Date published: 08 December 2021

Last updated: 08 December 2021


The Department for Infrastructure (DfI) has made a Statutory Rule entitled “The Traffic Weight Restriction (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2021”, (S.R. 2021 No. 327), which comes into operation on 10 January 2022.


The Rule will prohibit vehicles exceeding 3 tonnes maximum gross weight from using Lower Violet Street, Londonderry. Vehicles are excepted from the restriction in certain circumstances.          

During the current Covid-19 restrictions, a copy of the Rule may be viewed at DfI offices during office hours (Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm) by appointment only. Appointments can be arranged either by email to or by telephone on 02882 254085.

The Rule may also be viewed online at

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