The A78 Trunk Road (Branchton) (Temporary Prohibition of Specified Turns) Order 2020

The Scottish Ministers give notice that they have made the above Order under sections 2(1) and (2), 4(1) and 14(1)(a) and (4) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, temporarily prohibiting traffic on that length of the A78 Greenock to Prestwick Trunk Road, known as Inverkip Road, being the southbound carriageway from its northernmost junction with Branchton Road to its junction with Gleninver Road, a distance of 55 metres or thereby from making the following turn:-

All right turns from the A78 Inverkip Road southbound onto Gleninver Road.

The Order, which is required to facilitate Branchton Junction improvement works will be in operation from 27 July until 24 August 2020 and will only have effect in relation to such part or parts of the length of road as is indicated by the appropriate traffic signs.

The Order does not apply to vehicles being used in an emergency for fire brigade, ambulance, police or coastguard purposes or a vehicle being used for carrying out the works.

Alternative routes

The alternative routes for traffic during the prohibition will be signposted.

For information about roadworks on motorways and trunk roads visit

A member of the staff of the Scottish Ministers
Transport Scotland
Buchanan House
58 Port Dundas Road
G4 0HF

Start date 27 Jul 2020 End date 24 Aug 2020 Status Region