Decision details

The East Sussex (A26 Uckfield Road, Herons Ghyll/ A26 Five Ash Down, Uckfield)(Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) Order 2021

Decision Maker: Director of Communities, Economy and Transport

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To allow East Sussex Highways to carry out carriageway repair works, East Sussex County Council have made an Order under Sections 14(1) and 15(1)(b) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended, which will temporarily close the following lengths of road;


A safe route will be provided for pedestrians and vehicular access for residents and to properties maintained whenever possible with an alternative route for through traffic via C3 New Road - B2026 Duddleswell Road - Straight Half Mile - A22 Maresfield Bypass - A26 Uckfield Bypass - Mill Pond Road and vice versa.

The Order commences on 6 April 2021 and lasts for a period of 18 months, or until works are completed, whichever is earlier. However, it is anticipated works will be undertaken from 20:00hrs to 06:00hrs between 6 & 17 April 2021 depending upon the weather conditions.

If you require further information telephone Network Management on 0345 60 80 193.

Alternative options considered:

Temporary Road Closures
Uckfield Road/ Five Ash Down - from the junction with U7118 Five Ash Down to the junction with C3 New Road.

Publication date: 29/03/2021

Date of decision: 02/04/2021