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General Carriageway Works and Repairs - Temporary Closure - Order 2021

General Carriageway Works and Repairs - Temporary Closure - Order 2021
14 July 2021

The Orkney Islands Council (hereinafter referred to as "the Council") in exercise of its powers under Section 14 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 ("the 1984 Act") and of all other enabling powers, hereby makes the following Order:

  1. This Order may be cited as The Orkney Islands Council (General Carriageway Works and Repairs) (Temporary Closure) Order 2021 and shall come into operation on
    Monday 19 July 2021 for the period until and including Thursday 31 March 2022.
  2. The Interpretation Act 1978 shall apply for the interpretation of this Order as it applies for the interpretation of an Act of Parliament.
  3. The Council is satisfied that, for preventing the likelihood of danger arising to persons or other traffic using the lengths of road or car park specified in this Order, it is requisite that Section 3( 1) of the 1984 Act should not apply to this Order.
  4. For the duration of this Order, no person shall drive or cause or permit to be driven any vehicle in any of the lengths of road or car park specified in the Schedule to this Order.
  5. For the duration of this Order, traffic controls may be in operation in any of the lengths of road or car park specified in the Schedule to this Order. Vehicles using these lengths of road or car park will be subject to delays and to possible speed restrictions of either ten, twenty or forty miles per hour. Vehicular traffic may also be restricted to using one lane of the carriageway.
  6. For the duration of this Order, no person shall permit any vehicle to wait at any time in any of the lengths of road or car park specified in the Schedule to this Order.
  7. The provisions of Articles 4, 5 and 6 of this Order shall apply to a length or lengths of road or car park only where so indicated by the display of signs as prescribed by the Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2016.
  8. Nothing in Articles 4, 5 and 6 of this Order shall apply to any vehicle being used in connection with carriageway resurfacing, carriageway patching, road haunch
    reconstruction, footway resurfacing and slab repairs or to authorised personnel carrying out such road maintenance works.

Given under the seal of Orkney Islands Council on the Ninth day of July Two Thousand and Twenty One.

Gavin Rattray Mitchell

Head of Legal Services


Schedule

Mainland

Parish Road Description
Deerness  Denwick Road
Firth  Old Finstown Road  Zions Loan to Finstown
Harray Ballarat Road
Holm Moss Road  
Holm A961 St Mary's Road to Park of Ayre
Holm Cornquoy Road  
Holm Biggings Road  
Holm Benshall Road  
Kirkwall Ayre Mills Roundabout  
Kirkwall Hatston Brea (A965) Ayre Mills Roundabout to Queen Elizabeth Way
Kirkwall Ayre Road  
Kirkwall Pickaquoy Road Ayre Mills Roundabout to Peerie Sea Loan
Kirkwall Broad Street  
Kirkwall Union Street  
Kirkwall New Scapa Road Manse Road to southernmost junction with Scapa Crescent
Kirkwall Junction Road Castle Street to Tankerness Lane
Kirkwall Palace Road  
Kirkwall Bignold Park Road  
Kirkwall Albert Street  
Kirkwall Bridge Street  
Kirkwall Main Street  
Kirkwall Victoria Street  
Kirkwall Clay Loan  
Kirkwall Dundas Crescent  
Kirkwall King Street  
Kirkwall Albert Street Car Park  
Kirkwall Royal Oak Road  
Kirkwall Reid Crescent  
Kirkwall Willow Road  
Kirkwall Mill Street  
Orphir Groundwater Road
Rendall A966 from Hammar Road to 200 metres west of the junction with Gorseness Road
Rendall Hammar Road  
Rendall Gorseness Road from Woodwick Road to A966
Sandwick Linklater Road
South Ronaldsay Liddle Road  
South Ronaldsay Burwick Road  
South Ronaldsay Flaws Road  
South Ronaldsay Windwick Road  
St.Andrews Biggings Road  
St.Andrews Churchyard Road  
St.Andrews Swarsquoy Road  
St.Andrews Shore Road  
St. Andrews Tankerness Hall Road  
St.Ola Berstane Lodge Road  
St.Ola Grainshore Road  
St.Ola Sunnybank Road  
Stenness  Brodgar Road (B9055)
Stenness  Ireland Road
Stromness A967 From A965 to Quholm Road
Stromness Garson Road  
Stromness Deepdale Branch Road Junction with A967
Stromness Outertown Road  
Stromness Alfred Street  
Stromness Dundas Street  
Stromness Ferry Road Stromness Ferry Terminal car park exit to Victoria Street
Stromness John Street  
Stromness Graham Place  
Stromness South End  
Stromness Victoria Street  
Stromness Hamnavoe  
Stromness North End Road  
Stromness Pumpwell Park  

Isles

Isle Road Description
Hoy B9047
  Pier Road South Walls 
  Cantick Road South Walls 
Shapinsay B9059
Westray B9066  
Westray Gill Pier Road (B9066)  
Westray The Quarry Road Junction of 89066 with Quarry Road.
Westray Aikerness Road  
Westray Noup Road  

Gavin Rattray Mitchell

Head of Legal Services

School Place, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1NY

Telephone: 01856 873535

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