The A78 Trunk Road (Greenock) (Temporary Prohibition on Use of Road) (No. 2) Order 2020

The Scottish Ministers hereby give notice that they have made the above Order under sections 2(1) and (2), 14(1)(b) and (4) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984. It will have the effect of temporarily prohibiting traffic on that length of the A78 Greenock – Prestwick Trunk Road being the nearside lane of the northbound carriageway known as High Street, Greenock, from its junction with the Oak Mall goods entrance to a point 30 metres or thereby south west of its junction with the Bullring Roundabout, a distance of 156 metres or thereby.

The Order is required pending further inspection and investigation to develop a programme of works on the trunk road. It will be in operation from 7 July 2020 until 6 January 2022, 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 in an emergency for fire brigade, ambulance, police or coastguard purposes or in connection with the placing of the required signage.

Alternative routes

An alternative route for traffic during the prohibition is not required.

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 7 Jul 2020 End date 6 Jan 2022 Status Region