The A87 Trunk Road (Dunvegan Road, Portree) (Temporary Prohibition of Specified Turns) Order 2017

The Scottish Ministers give notice that they have made the above Order temporarily prohibiting traffic on that length of the A87 Invergarry – Kyle of Lochalsh – Borve - Uig Trunk Road known as Dunvegan Road, Portree from a point about 180 metres or thereby northwest of its junction with the A855 Bridge Road, Portree north westwards to its junction with Broom Place, Portree, a distance of 1.2 kilometres or thereby.

The Order temporarily prohibits all left and right turns to and from the length of road referred to above.

The Order, which is required to facilitate works on that length of trunk road, will be in operation from 30 October 2017 to 18 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 being used in an emergency for fire brigade, ambulance, police or coastguard purposes or a vehicle being used for carrying out the works.

Alternative routes for traffic in relation to the length of road affected by the Order during the prohibition will be as signposted. Detailed descriptions can be obtained at BEAR Scotland Ltd, Bear House, Inveralmond Road, Inveralmond Industrial Estate, Perth PH1 3TW

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 30 Oct 2017 End date 18 Nov 2017 Status Region