Decision details

The East Sussex (A259 South Coast Road, Peacehaven)(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 length of road;


Temporary Road Closure
South Coast Road - from the junction with P5583 Maple Road to the junction with U5875 Sunview Avenue.

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 A259 South Coast Road - A259 Brighton Road - A26T Newhaven to Beddingham - A27T Beddingham to Falmer - B2123 The Drove - Warren Road (Brighton) - Wilson Avenue (Brighton) - Roedean Road (Brighton) - A259 Marine Drive (Brighton) - A259 Marine Drive - A259 South Coast Road and vice versa.

The Order commences on 12 July 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 12 & 20 July 2021 depending upon the weather conditions.

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Publication date: 02/07/2021

Date of decision: 09/07/2021