The A78 Trunk Road (Seamill) (Temporary 30mph Speed Restriction) Order 2017

The Scottish Ministers hereby give notice that they have made the above Order under sections 2(1), 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 – Prestwick Trunk Road at Seamill from a point 22 metres or thereby south of the point where it meets the extended south building line of No. 106 Ardrossan Road in a southerly direction to a point 60 metres or thereby north of the point where it meets the extended south building line of No. 10 Chapelton Mains, a distance of 150 metres or thereby.

The Order, is required to allow works traffic to enter and exit from the site of a housing development will be in operation from 31 August 2017. The prohibition on use will only have effect in relation to such part or parts of the length of road as indicated by the appropriate traffic signs.

The Order does not apply to vehicles falling within regulation 3(4) of the Road Traffic Exemptions (Special Forces) (Variation and Amendment) Regulations 2011 when used in accordance with regulation 3(5) of those Regulations; or vehicles being used in an emergency for coastguard purposes.

Alternative Routes

Alternative route for traffic is not required.

For information about roadworks on motorways and trunk roads visit

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

Start date 31 Aug 2017 End date 28 Feb 2018 Status Region Mode of transport