Decision details

The East Sussex (A2029 Offham Road, Lewes)(Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) Order 2023

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 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
Offham Road - from the junction with U5111 The Avenue to the junction with U5109 Prince Edwards 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 eastbound via A2029 White Hill, Mount Pleasant, West Street, North Street, Little East Street, Eastgate Street – A277 High Street, Western Road – A275 Nevill Road – A2029 Offham Road and westbound via A2029 Offham Road - A275 Nevill Road – A277 Spital Road, Western Road, High Street – A2029 Fisher Street, White Hill, Offham Road.

The Order commences 24 November 2023 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 19:00hrs to 07:00hrs between 24 & 28 November 2023 depending upon the weather conditions.

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

Publication date: 17/11/2023

Date of decision: 24/11/2023