The A78 Trunk Road (Inverkip) (Temporary Prohibition on Use of Road) (No. 2) Order 2017

The Scottish Ministers give notice that they have made the above Order under sections 2(1) and (2), 4(1) and 16A of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, temporarily prohibiting traffic on that length of the A78 Greenock – Prestwick Trunk Road, known as Main Road, Inverkip from a point 340 metres or thereby south of the road known as Harbourside, in a southerly direction to a point 540 metres or thereby south of the road known as Harbourside, a distance of 200 metres or thereby.

The Order, which is required to facilitate the Inverkip Remembrance Day Parade 2017 and to enable members of the public to participate in this event, will be in operation from 12 November 2017 until 13 November 2017 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 while being used in an emergency for fire brigade, ambulance, police or coastguard purposes or a vehicle being used for facilitating the holding of the relevant event.

Alternative Routes

The alternative routes for traffic during the prohibition will be signposted. Detailed descriptions can also be obtained at Scotland TranServ, 150 Polmadie Road, Glasgow G5 0HD.

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
Glasgow G4 0HF


Start date 12 Nov 2017 End date 13 Nov 2017 Status Region