Decision details

The East Sussex (A271 Amberstone, Hailsham)(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 South East Water 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
Amberstone - from the junction with C343 New Road to the junction with A271 Hawkswood 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 A271 Hawkswood Road, Upper Horsebridge, Lower Horsebridge - A22 Hailsham Bypass, Diplocks Roundabout, Hailsham Bypass, Arlington Eagles Roundabout, Polegate Road, Hailsham Road - A27 Cop Hall Roundabout, Polegate Bypass, Pevensey Bypass, Pevensey Haven Roundabout - A259 Marsh Road - B2095 Top Road, Hooe Road, Lower Street - A269 Bexhill Road, The Green, High Street, Standard Hill - A271 Boreham Hill, Boreham Street, The Strait, Windmill Hill Road, Gardner Street, Hailsham Road, New Road, Amberstone and vice versa.

The Order commences 11 March 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 between 11 & 13 March 2024 depending upon the weather conditions.

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

Publication date: 01/03/2024

Date of decision: 08/03/2024