The A82 Trunk Road (Fort William) (Temporary Prohibition on Use of Road) Order 2019

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 A82 Dalnottar – Inverness Trunk Road from its junction with Middle Street, Fort William in a generally north westwards direction in Belford Road to the roundabout where Belford Road meets An Aird Road, Fort William, a distance of 240 metres or thereby.

The Order, which is required to facilitate the Fort William Christmas Festival and Reindeer Parade 2019 and to enable members of the public to participate in this event will be in operation from 30 November until 1 December 2019. It is anticipated that the restrictions will be in place for approximately 10 minutes from 11.15am 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 facilitating the holding of the relevant event.

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 30 Nov 2019 End date 1 Dec 2019 Status Region