The A78 Trunk Road (Wemyss Bay) (Temporary Prohibition on Waiting, Loading and Unloading) Order 2019

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 from waiting, loading and unloading on that length of the A78 Greenock – Prestwick Trunk Road being the north and southbound carriageway from outside house number 62A to house number 68 Shore Road, Wemyss Bay, a distance of 100 metres or thereby.

The Order, which is required to allow access to an underground structure will be in operation from 16 September until 21 September 2019 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 vehicles being used for carrying out the works.

Alternative Routes

An alternative route 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 16 Sep 2019 End date 21 Sep 2019 Status Region