Decision details

The East Sussex (B2112 Ditchling Road, Wivelsfield)(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 South East Water to carry out mains replacement 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 length 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 B2112 (West Sussex) – Rocky Lane (West Sussex) – Traunstein Way (West Sussex) – Isaac’s Lane (West Sussex) – London Road (West Sussex) – Queen Elizabeth Avenue (West Sussex) – Station Road (West Sussex) – Keymer Road (West Sussex) – Folders Lane (West Sussex) – B2113 Folders Lane (East Sussex) – B2112 Ditchling Road (East Sussex) and vice versa.

The Order commences 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 between 6 April and 16 July 2021 depending upon the weather conditions.

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

Alternative options considered:

Temporary Road Closure
Ditchling Road - from the County boundary southwards for a distance of 10 metres.

Publication date: 29/03/2021

Date of decision: 02/04/2021