Portsmouth Road, Ripley


Surrey County Council
Portsmouth Road (B2215) Ripley
Temporary Speed Limit Order 2023

On 02 August 2023 Surrey County Council made the above mentioned Temporary Traffic Order under Section 14(1) and 14(7) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, the effect of which will be;

a) to prohibit vehicles from driving or proceeding at a speed greater than 30 MPH in that length of Portsmouth Road (B2215) Ripley as extends from its junction with (X7028) Heath Mews to its junction with the (B2215) High Street and;

b) Suspend "The County Council of Surrey (B2215 High Street/ Portsmouth Road Ripley) (Speed Restriction) Order 1994 and/or any Speed Limit Order made or having effect as if made under Sections 82, 83 and/or 84 of the Act insofar as affects that length of Portsmouth Road (B2215) Ripley.

This Temporary Traffic Order is required to allow new trunk main renewal works and/or any other associated works to be carried out by, or on behalf of J Browne Construction. These works are anticipated to be carried out over 16 weeks, between the hours of 7.30am and 5.30pm, within the 18 month period of operation of this Temporary Traffic Order which commences on 05 August 2023.

Advanced warning signs will be displayed and the temporary speed limit which is anticipated to be in force 24 hours per day, will only operate when the relevant traffic signs are displayed. The speed limit imposed by this Order shall not apply to vehicles used by special forces in accordance with the Road Traffic Exemptions (Special Forces) (Variation and Amendment) Regulations 2011 or in respect of anything done with the permission or at the direction of a police constable in uniform or in accordance with any restriction or requirement indicated by traffic signs placed on the road by or on behalf of the Police.

Dated 04 August 2023

Authorising Officer: Richard Bolton

Assistant Director- Highways Operations & Infrastructure

Enquiries to: Traffic Regulation Orders Team, Hazel House, Merrow Lane, Guildford, Surrey GU4 7BQ
Telephone: 0300 200 1003

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