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THE A835 TRUNK ROAD (BEN WYVIS) (TEMPORARY CLEARWAY) ORDER 2021

Notice ID: MFN0607640

Notice effective from
29th April 2021 to 29th May 2021

Scottish Government RiaghaLtas na h-Alba gov.scot
TRANSPORT SCOTLAND
THE A835 TRUNK ROAD (BEN WYVIS) (TEMPORARY CLEARWAY) ORDER 2021
THE SCOTTISH MINISTERS give notice that they have made the above Order under sections 2(1) and (2), 4(1) and 14(l)(b) and (4) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, which will have the effect of imposing a restriction on stopping on that length of the A835/A893 Tore - Ullapool Trunk Road (Ben Wyvis) being the main carriageway, from a point 1.6 kilometres or thereby south-west of the extended centreline of the unclassified Ben Wyvis National Nature Reserve Car Park access junction to a point 1.6 kilometres or thereby north of the extended centreline of the unclassified Ben Wyvis National Nature Reserve Car Park access junction, a distance of 3.2 kilometres or thereby.
The Order, which is required in the interests of road safety will be in operation from 30th April until 31st October 2021 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. No restriction imposed by this Order applies to a person causing or permitting a vehicle to stop -
(a) in any case where the person in control of the vehicle -

(i) is required by law to stop,

(ii) is obliged to stop in order to avoid an accident,

(Mi) is prevented from proceeding by circumstances outwith their control and it is not reasonably practicable for them to drive or move the vehicle,
(b) when the vehicle is -

(i) being used in an emergency for fire brigade, ambulance, police or coastguard purposes,

(ii) being used for the purpose of delivering letters, parcels, packets or other articles to premises situated on or adjacent to the length of road specified in the schedule,

(Mi) being used by or on behalf of a local authority for the purpose of the collection of household refuse from premises situated on or adjacent to the length of road specified in the schedule,
(iv) a public service vehicle as defined by section 1 of the Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981 providing a local service as defined in section 2 of the Transport Act 1985,

(v) a taxi or private hire car as defined by section 23(1) of the Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982 stopping for the purpose of taking up or setting down passengers,

(c) for so long as may be necessary to enable the vehicle to be used in connection with -

(i) any building operation or demolition being carried out adjacent to the length of road specified in the schedule,

(ii) the removal of any obstruction or potential obstruction to traffic on the length of road specified in the schedule,

(Mi) the maintenance, improvement or reconstruction of the
length of road specified in the schedule, (iv) the laying, erection, placing, maintenance, testing,
alteration, repair or removal of any structure, works or
apparatus in, on, under, over or adjacent to the length
of road specified in the schedule.
ALTERNATIVE ROUTE
An alternative route is not required.
A copy of the Order and this notice will be available on the
Transport Scotland website at

https://www.transport.gov.scot/


road-orders/?roadorderregion=1291
For information about roadworks on motorways
and trunk roads visit

www.trafficscotland.org


H MCDONALD
A member of the staff of the Scottish Ministers
Transport Scotland, Buchanan House, 58 Port
Dundas Road, Glasgow G4 OHFT

Attachments

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