Decision details

The East Sussex (A26 Uckfield Bypass, Uckfield)(Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) Order 2024

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
Uckfield Bypass – from A22 Blackdown Roundabout to A26 Budletts Roundabout.

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 A22 Maresfield Bypass – B2026 Straight Half Mile, Lampool Road, Duddleswell Road – C3 New Road – A26 Uckfield Road, Five Ash Down, Mill Pond Road and vice versa.

The Order commences 5 February 2024 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 on 5 & 6 February 2024 depending upon the weather conditions.

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

Publication date: 29/01/2024

Date of decision: 02/02/2024