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Roadworks and road closures

For all roadworks, including minor roadworks, and disruptions to journeys in and around North Ayrshire visit:

Planned roadworks and road closures in North Ayrshire

Please note: roadworks are subject to change.

Please note: there are temporary speed restrictions (PDF, 126kb) on various roads across North Ayrshire from 12 June 2019 for 18 months.

Ardrossan

  • Clyde Terrace (junction with White Craig Road)
    4 January 2021, 9.30am to 8th January, 6pm
    Road closed due to Scottish Water ironwork repairs.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.
  • Glasgow Street (number 13 to number 51)
    6 September for six months
    No waiting due to pedestrian safety concerns

Arran

  • Auchenhew, Kildonan (Kildonan Road eastwards to a point near Auchenhew Bridge)
    3 November 2020, 11.59pm to 31 March 2021, 11.59pm
    Road closed due to emergency works.
    Diversions routes will be signposted.
  • Brathwic Place, Brodick (east kerbline from Alma Road to number 3)
    24 March 2020 to 28 January 2021, 9am to 4.30pm (Tuesdays and Thursdays only)
    No parking or loading due to housing development works. 
  • Brathwic Place, Brodick (west kerbline from Alma Road to number 22)
    24 March 2020 to 28 January 2021, 9am to 4.30pm (Tuesdays and Thursdays only)
    No parking or loading due to housing development works.
  • Kildonan Road (Little Mill Cottage to Coastguard House)
    21 October to 30 November
    Temporary 30mph speed restriction.
  • Machrie Water Bridge (Machrie Moor Road)
    11 February 2020 for 18 months
    Temporary 18 tonne weight restriction.

Beith

  • Spiers Avenue (number 1 to number 9)
    3 December, 9.30am to 6pm
    Road closed due to Scottish Water ironwork repairs.
    Traffic Marshalls will be in place for the duration of the works
    to assist residents with access.

Dalry

  • Trinity Drive and St. Andrews Gardens
    26 June, 4pm until further notice
    No parking to avoid over spill from Lynn Glen Car Park.
  • U16 Cockenzie 
    From 24 September 2019 for 18 months
    Use of road restricted for vehicles over 6 metres long or 2 metres wide.
  • U49 Dykehead Road (B780 and U27)
    8 December, 8am to 23 December, 7pm
    and
    11th January, 8am to 24 January, 7pm
    Road closed due to Scottish Water works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.
  • U32 Highfield Rd (Junction with ZU53 and A737)
    28 November to 2 December, 8am to 4pm
    Road closed due to essential carriageway improvement works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.
  • U53 Sandy Road, The Den(A737 and the U32 Highfield to Longbar Road)
    22 October until further notice
    Road closed in the interest of Public Safety.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.  

Dreghorn

  • Monach Gardens (number 54 to number 59)
    2 December, 9.30am to 6pm
    Road closed due to carriageway ironwork repairs.
  • The Glebe (various footpaths)
    7 December, 8am to 28 February 2021, 6pm
    Footpaths closed due to water mains works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 

Irvine

  • Beach Drive (Section of footway)
    25 November, 12 noon to 31 January 2021
    Section of footway closed due to closed for pedestrians due to development works. 
  • High Street (between Kirkgate and Bank Street)
    28 November, 10pm to 29 November, 6am
    Road closed due to Christmas lights Installation Works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 
  • Marress Road 
    13 September for 18 months.
    Temporary 30mph Speed restriction to facilitate a new cycle lane. 
  • Second Avenue (West side between the North & South junction of Third Avenue adjacent to the Tesco store)
    28 November, 2pm to 30 November, 8am
    Road closed due to Crane Works for Tesco.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.
  • St Kilda Bank (number 1 to Broomlands Busway Junction)
    24 to 27 November, 9.30am to 3.30pm
    Road closed due to carriageway surfacing works.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

Kilbirnie

  • Riverside Place Footpath (at River Embankment)
    19 October 2020, 9am to 10 March 2021,9am
    Footpath closed due to Flood Prevention Work. 
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

Kilwinning

  • Duddingston Avenue (Whitehirst Park Road to Bruntsfield Avenue)
    14 December, 8am to 18 December, 5pm 
    Road closed due to carriageway surfacing works.
  • Lauchlan Way 
    23 November to 4 December,  8am to 4pm
    Footpath closed due to traffic signalling work.
    Diversion routes will be signposted. 
  • U54 Sevenacres Mill Bridge (Burrowland to Sevenacres Mill)
    6 July 2020 to 6 January 2022
    Restricted to weight limit of 18 tonnes.

Largs

  • Bellman's Close (West kerbline from number 1 to number 3)
    18 September for 18 months
    No waiting due to road safety reasons.
  • Blackdales Avenue(number 1 to A78 junction)
    2 to 4 December, 8am to 6pm
    No waiting due to essential maintenance works
  • Scott Street (Dawn Break, Guest House to A78 junction)
    2 to 4 December, 8am to 6pm
    No waiting due to essential maintenance works

Saltcoats

  • Dockhead Street
    19 August 2019 for 18 months 
    Order in place giving priority to pedestrians. Vehicles prohibited between 9.30am and 4.30pm. 
  • Gladstone Rd – Guthrie Rd – Parkend Rd – Kerr Ave (4-way junction at these roads)
    29 November, 9.30am to 3,30 pm) 
    Road closed due to iron works repairs.  
  • Glencairn Street (At Railway Station)
    13 November 2020 to 28 February 2021
    Footway closed due to Railway Station maintenance works.
  • Sharphill Road (Border Avenue to High Road)
    29 November, 9.30am to 6pm
    Road closed due to iron works repairs.
    Diversion routes will be signposted.

Stevenston

  • A738 Kilwinning Road
    21 October 2019 to 20 April 2021 
    Order in place allowing school buses to use taxi and bus lanes.
  • Boglemart Street (from a point east of Hill Streets South kerbline to the North East for a distance of 73 metres)
    From 5 October until further notice
    No waiting due to construction works.

Tell Me Scotland

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Other roads disruption

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Public roads in North Ayrshire

Public Roads (PDF, 1.4mb) is a register of all public roads in North Ayrshire.