The A85 Trunk Road (Comrie) (Temporary Prohibition on Use of Road) (No. 5) 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 A85 Perth – Lochearnhead Trunk Road from a point 50 metres or thereby east of its junction with Nurses Lane, westwards along Drummond Street, to its junction with Bridge Street, a distance of 285 metres or thereby.

The Order, which is required to facilitate the Comrie Christmas Lights Switch On and Comrie Pipe Band Parade will be in operation from 23 November until 24 November 2019. It is anticipated that the restrictions will be in place for approximately 15 minutes 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 23 Nov 2019 End date 24 Nov 2019 Status Region