Urban Clearways Order (Northern Ireland) 1997

Link to law: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/nisr/1997/197/made/data.htm?wrap=true
Published: 1997-04-02

Statutory Rules of Northern Ireland
1997 No. 197

ROAD TRAFFIC AND VEHICLES
Urban Clearways Order (Northern Ireland) 1997

Made
2nd April 1997

Coming into operation
14th May 1997

WHEREAS the Department of the Environment has published a notice in compliance with Article 23(1) and (2) of the Road Traffic (Northern Ireland) Order 1981(1);
AND WHEREAS no objection or representation has been received;

NOW THEREFORE the Department, in exercise of the powers conferred on it by Article 21(1) of the Road Traffic (Northern Ireland) Order 1981 and of every other power enabling it in that behalf, hereby makes the following Order:

Citation, commencement and interpretation

1.—(1) This Order may be cited as the Urban Clearways Order (Northern Ireland) 1997 and shall come into operation on 14th May 1997.

(2) In this Order—

“carriageway” means a way constituted or comprised in a road being a way over which the public have a right of way for the passage of vehicles but does not include a lay-by;

“lay-by” means a surfaced area adjacent to the carriageway intended for the waiting of vehicles;

“specified road” means the carriageway of any road or length of road specified in column 1 of Schedule 1;

“statutory undertaker” means—

(a)
the Post Office;

(b)
the railway undertaking within the meaning of the Transport Act (Northern Ireland) 1967(2);

(c)
an undertaking within the meaning of the Gas (Northern Ireland) Order 1977(3);

(d)
any body or person authorised by any statutory provision to carry on any harbour or dock undertaking.

Control of Waiting

2.  Save as provided in Article 3, no person shall cause or permit a vehicle to wait wholly or partly in a specified road during the hours and on the days specified in columns 2 and 3 of Schedule 1 respectively.

Exemptions

3.—(1) Nothing in Article 2 shall render it unlawful to cause or permit a vehicle to wait in a specified road for so long as may be necessary—

(a)for a person to board or alight from the vehicle provided that such boarding or alighting does not cause the vehicle to wait in the same place for more than 2 minutes;

(b)for the collection or delivery of a postal packet as defined in section 87 of the Post Office Act, 1953(4);

(c)for the opening or closing of a gate or other barrier at the entrance to premises to which the vehicle requires access or from which it has emerged if it is not reasonably practicable for the vehicle to wait otherwise than in a specified road while such gate or barrier is opened or closed;

(d)to enable the vehicle, if it cannot conveniently be used for such purpose in any road not being a specified road, to be used in connection with—

(i)any building, repair or demolition operations;

(ii)the removal of any obstruction to traffic;

(iii)the maintenance, improvement or reconstruction of a specified road;

(iv)the discharge of the functions of the holder of a licence granted under Article 10(1) of the Electricity (Northern Ireland) Order 1992(5) by or on behalf of the holder; or

(v)the laying, erection, alteration or repair of any telecommunication apparatus as defined in section 4(3) of the Telecommunications Act 1984(6).

(2) For the purpose of paragraph (1)(a) a vehicle shall be deemed to wait for more than 2 minutes in the same place if any one part of the carriageway is below any part of the vehicle or its load (if any) throughout a period exceeding 2 minutes whether or not the vehicle is moved during that period.

(3) The provisions of Article 2 shall not apply to a vehicle—

(a)being used in an emergency for fire brigade, ambulance or police purposes;

(b)being used in the service of a statutory undertaker or a government department in pursuance of statutory powers or duties, if the vehicle cannot conveniently be used for such service in any other road;

(c)where the person in control of it—

(i)is required by law to stop;

(ii)is obliged to stop in order to prevent an accident; or

(iii)is prevented from proceeding by circumstances outside his control; or

(d)the driver of which is acting upon the direction or with the permission of a constable in uniform or of a traffic warden.

Revocations

4.  The Orders described in Schedule 2 are hereby revoked.

Sealed with the Official Seal of the Department of the Environment on

L.S.
J. Carlisle
Assistant Secretary
2nd April 1997.

Articles 1 and 2
SCHEDULE 1

Column 1
Column 2
Column 3

1.  Barrack Street, Armagh — both sides

8 30 a.m. to 9.15 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

2.  Friary Road, Armagh (from a point approximately 15 metres

8.30 a.m. to 9.15 a.m. south-west of its southern junction with Newry Road Roundabout to that junction) —both sides
Monday to Friday inclusive 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.

3.  Friary Road, Armagh (from its northern junction with Newry Road

8.30 a.m. to 9.15 a.m. Roundabout to its junction with Scotch Street Roundabout) — both sides
Monday to Friday inclusive 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.

4.  Gaol Square, Armagh — both sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.15 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

5.  Newry Road, Armagh (from a point approximately 15 metres east of its junction with Newry Road Roundabout to that junction) — both sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.15 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

6.  Newry Road Roundabout, Armagh

8.30 a.m. to 9.15 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

7.  Scotch Street, Armagh (from a point approximately 15 metres north-west of its junction with Scotch Street Roundabout to that junction) — both sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.15 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

8.  Scotch Street Roundabout, Armagh

8.30 a.m. to 9.15 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

9.  The Mall West, Armagh (from a point approximately 45 metres north-west of its junction with Gaol Square to that junction) — both sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.15 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

10.  Albert Bridge, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

11.  Albertbridge Road, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

12.  Albert Square, Belfast (southern carriageway) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

13.  Andersonstown Road, Belfast — north side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

14.  Andersonstown Road, Belfast — south side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

15.  Annadale Embankment, Belfast (from its junction with Ormeau Road to its junction with Elgin Street) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

16.  Ann Street, Belfast (from its junction with Oxford Street and Donegall Quay to its junction with Victoria Street) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

17.  Antrim Road, Belfast (from its junction with Carlisle Circus to the mid-point of Bellevue Bridge) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

18.  Balmoral Avenue, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

19.  Beersbridge Road, Belfast (from its junction with Bloomfield Road to its junction with Woodstock Road) — south side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

20.  Beersbridge Road, Belfast (from its junction with Woodstock Road to its junction with Bloomfield Avenue) — north side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

21.  Belmont Road, Belfast (from its junction with Dundela Avenue to its junction with Holywood Road) — south side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

21.  Belmont Road, Belfast (from its junction with Holywood Road to its junction with Ranfurly Drive) — north side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

23.  Botanic Avenue, Belfast — west side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

24.  Botanic Avenue, Belfast — east side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

25.  Boucher Road, Belfast — west side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

26.  Boucher Road, Belfast — east side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

27.  Bradbury Place, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

28.  Bridge End, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

29.  Bridge Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

30.  Broadway, Belfast (from its junction with the roundabout at Donegall Road/Motorway M1 to its junction with Falls Road) — west side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

31.  Broadway, Belfast (from its junction with Falls Road to its junction with the roundabout at Donegall Road/Motorway M1) — east side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

32.  Bruce Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

33.  Carlisle Circus, Belfast

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

34.  Carrick Hill, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

35.  Castle Street, Belfast (from its junction with King Street to its junction with College Avenue) — south side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

36.  Castle Street, Belfast (from its junction with Millfield to its junction with King Street) — north side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

37.  Castlereagh Road, Belfast — south-west side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

38.  Castlereagh Road, Belfast — north-east side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

39.  Castlereagh Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

40.  Chichester Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

41.  Clifton Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

42.  Cliftonville Road, Belfast — north-east side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

43.  Cliftonville Road, Belfast — south-west side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

44.  College Avenue, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

45.  College Park, Belfast (from its junction with Botanic Avenue to its junction with University Avenue) — north side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

46.  College Park, Belfast (from its junction with University Avenue to its junction with Botanic Avenue) — south side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

47.  College Square East, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

48.  Corporation Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

49.  Cregagh Road, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

50.  Cromac Square, Belfast (north end) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

51.  Cromac Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

52.  Custom House Square, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

53.  Dee Street, Belfast (from its junction with Newtownards Road to its junction with Medway Street) — west side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

54.  Dee Street, Belfast (from its junction with Severn Street to its junction with Newtownards Road) — east side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

55.  Dee Street, Belfast (from its junction with Severn Street to its junction with Sydenham Road) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

56.  Divis Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

57.  Dock Street, Belfast (from its junction with York Street to its junction with Garmoyle Street) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

58.  Donegall Quay, Belfast (from its junction with Albert Square to its junction with Queen’s Square) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

59.  Donegall Quay, Belfast (from its junction with Corporation Square to its junction with Albert Square) — east side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

60.  Donegall Quay, Belfast (western carriageway) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

61.  Donegall Road, Belfast — north side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

62.  Donegall Road, Belfast — south side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

63.  Donegall Square North, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

64.  Donegall Square South, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

65.  Donegall Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

66.  Dublin Road, Belfast — both sides

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

67.  Dunbar Link, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

68.  Durham Street, Belfast, including Boyne Bridge — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

69.  East Bridge Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

70.  Falls Road, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

71.  Fisherwick Place, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

72.  Garmoyle Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

73.  Grand Parade, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

74.  Great George’s Street, Belfast (from its junction with Nelson Street to its junction with York Street) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

75.  Great Patrick Street, Belfast (from its junction with Nelson Street to its junction with York Street) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

76.  Great Victoria Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

77.  Grosvenor Road, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

78.  Hawthornden Way, Belfast — both sides

All hours
All days

79.  Holywood Road, Belfast (from its junction with Sydenham Avenue to its junction with Newtownards Road) — south-east side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

80.  Holywood Road, Belfast (from its junction with Newtownards Road to its junction with Sydenham Avenue) — north-west side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

81.  Howard Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

82.  Kingsway, Belfast (from its junction with Upper Lisburn Road to the western extremity of the M1 Overbridge) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

83.  Knock Road, Belfast (from its junction with Upper Newtownards Road to a point approximately 20 metres north-east of its junction with Knockmount Park) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

84.  Ladas Drive, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

85.  Lisburn Road, Belfast (including the flyover bridge at Stockman’s Lane) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

86.  Malone Road, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

87.  May Street, Belfast (from its junction with Victoria Street and Cromac Street to its junction with Adelaide Street and Donegall Square East) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

88.  Middlepath Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

89.  Millfield, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

90.  Milltown Road, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

91.  Mountpottinger Road, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

92.  Nelson Street, Belfast (from its junction with Dock Street to its junction with Dunbar Link) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

93.  Newtownards Road, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

94.  North Road, Belfast (from its junction with Upper Newtownards Road to its junction with Grand Parade) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

95.  North Street, Belfast (from its junction with Union Street to its junction with Royal Avenue) — north-east side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

96.  North Street, Belfast (from its junction with Royal Avenue to its junction with Winetavern Street) — south-west side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

97.  Oldpark Road, Belfast (from its southern junction with Torrens Avenue to its junction with Crumlin Road) — north-east side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

98.  Oldpark Road, Belfast (from its junction with Crumlin Road to its southern junction with Torrens Avenue) — south-west side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

99.  Ormeau Avenue, Belfast — north-east side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

100.  Ormeau Road, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

101.  Oxford Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

102.  Parkway, Belfast (including the roundabout at Belmont Road) — both sides

All hours
All days

103.  Peter’s Hill, Belfast — north side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

104.  Peter’s Hill, Belfast — south side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

105.  Queen Elizabeth Bridge, Belfast and the carriageway leading therefrom to Middlepath Street — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

106.  Queen’s Bridge, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

107.  Queen’s Square, Belfast

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

108.  Ravenhill Road, Belfast (from its junction with Dublin Street to its junction with Ormeau Road) — east side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

109.  Ravenhill Road, Belfast (from its junction with Ormeau Road to its junction with Ormeau Embankment) — west side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

110.  Ravenhill Road, Belfast (from its junction with Ormeau Embankment and Dublin Street to its junction with Albertbridge Road, but excluding that length of road from its western junction with Albertbridge Road to a point approximately 100 metres south of that junction) — both sides and all sides of the traffic islands

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

111.  Ridgeway Street, Belfast — north side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

112.  Saintfield Road, Belfast (from its junction with Ormeau Road to its junction with Cairnshill Road) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

113.  Sandown Road, Belfast (from its junction with Upper Newtownards Road to its junction with King’s Road) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

114.  Sandy Row, Belfast — west side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

115.  Sandy Row, Belfast — east side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

116.  Shaftesbury Square, Belfast — east, south and west sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

117.  Shankill Road, Belfast — north side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

118.  Shankill Road, Belfast — south side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

119.  Shore Road, Belfast (from its junction with York Road to a point approximately 81 metres north of Gray’s Lane) — west side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

120.  Shore Road, Belfast (northbound carriageway, from a point approximately 81 metres north of Gray’s Lane to a point approximately 20 metres south of Mount Street) — both sides

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

121.  Shore Road, Belfast (southbound carriageway, from a point approximately 20 metres south of Mount Street to a point approximately 81 metres north of Gray’s Lane) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

122.  Shore Road, Belfast (from a point approximately 81 metres north of Gray’s Lane to its junction with York Road) — east side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

123.  Springfield Road, Belfast (from its junction with Falls Road to its junction with Norglen Parade) — south side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

124.  Springfield Road, Belfast (from its junction with Norglen Parade to its junction with Falls Road) — north side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

125.  Stranmillis Road, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

126.  Stockman’s Lane, Belfast (from its junction with Lisburn Road to its junction with the roundabout at M1 Motorway) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

127.  Sydenham By-Pass, Belfast, including Bridge End Flyover and off-slip road — both sides

All hours
All days

128.  Sydenham Road, Belfast (from its junction with Dee Street to the boundary of Belfast Harbour Commissioner’s property) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

129.  University Avenue, Belfast (from its junction with Rugby Road to its junction with College Park) — south side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

130.  University Avenue, Belfast (from its junction with College Park to its junction with Rugby Road) — north side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

131.  University Road, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

132.  Upper Lisburn Road, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

133.  Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast (from its junction with Newtownards Road to its junction with Comber Road) — north side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

134.  Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast (from a point approximately 235 metres west of its junction with Reaville Park to its junction with Newtownards Road) — south side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

135.  Victoria Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

136.  Waring Street, Belfast (from its junction with Victoria Street to its junction with Tomb Street) — north side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

137.  Waring Street, Belfast (from its junction with Victoria Street to its junction with Custom House Square) — south side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

138.  Waring Street, Belfast (from its junction with Victoria Street to its junction with Bridge Street) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

139.  Wellington Place, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

140.  Westlink, Belfast, including slip roads and roundabouts — both sides

All hours
All days

141.  Whitla Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

142.  Woodstock Road, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

143.  Woodvale Road, Belfast — north and east sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

144.  Woodvale Road, Belfast — south and west sides

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

145.  York Link, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

146.  York Road, Belfast — east side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

147.  York Road, Belfast — west side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

148.  York Street, Belfast — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

149.  Ballygowan Road, Castlereagh (from its junction with Upper Knockbreda Road to its junction with Glen Road) — west side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

150.  Ballygowan Road, Castlereagh (from its junction with Glen Road to its junction with Knock Road) — east side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

151.  Comber Road, Dundonald (from its junction with Old Dundonald Road to its junction with Upper Newtownards Road) — south-west side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

152.  Comber Road, Dundonald (from its junction with Upper Newtownards Road to its junction with Graham’s Bridge Road) — north-east side

4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

153.  Upper Newtownards Road, Dundonald (from its junction with Comber Road to its junction with Dunlady Road) — north side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

154.  Upper Newtownards Road, Dundonald (from its junction with Robb’s Road to a point approximately 235 metres west of its junction with Reaville Park) — south side

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

155.  Buncrana Road, Londonderry (from is junction with Pennyburn Pass to a point approximately 525 metres north-west of that junction) — south-west side

8.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 12 noon to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

156.  Carlisle Square, Londonderry

8.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

157.  Craigavon Bridge, Londonderry (both decks, and including the connecting roads leading from Duke Street, Foyle Road, and Spencer Road, to the lower deck of the bridge) — all sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

158.  Duke Street, Londonderry (including the roundabout at its north end) — both sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

159.  Foyle Embankment, Londonderry (including Harbour Square and Foyleside Roundabouts but excluding service road to Victoria Market car park) — both sides

All hours
All days

160.  Foyle Road, Londonderry (from its junction with Tillies Brae to its junction with Foyle Embankment) — both sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 5.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

161.  Foyle Street, Londonderry (from its junction with Water Street to its junction with Whittaker Street) — both sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 5.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

162.  Glendermott Road, Londonderry — both sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

163.  John Street, Londonderry — both sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 5.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

164.  King Street, Londonderry — both sides

All hours
All days

165.  Limavady Road, Londonderry (from its junction with Nelson Drive to its junction with King Street) — both sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

166.  Madam’s Bank Road, Londonderry (from its junction with Culmore Roundabout to its junction with Caw Roundabout and including Foyle Bridge) — both sides

All hours
All days

167.  Shipquay Place, Londonderry (from its junction with Shipquay Gate to its junction with Whittaker Street) — both sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 5.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

168.  Strand Road, Londonderry — both sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 5.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

169.  Victoria Road, Londonderry (from its junction with Craigavon Bridge to a point approximately 170 metres south-west of that junction) — both sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

170.  Waterside Link, Londonderry — both sides

All hours
All days

171.  Whittaker Street, Londonderry — both sides

8.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 5.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

172.  Antrim Road, Newtownabbey (from the mid-point of Bellevue Bridge to its junction with Sandyknowes Roundabout) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

173.  Ballyclare Road, Newtownabbey (from its junction with Antrim Road to its junction with Ballycraigy Road) — both sides

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

174.  Shore Road, Newtownabbey (from a point approximately 20 metres south of its junction with Mount Street to a point approximately 13 metres south-west of its junction with Silverstream Banks) — both sides — (but excluding the following lengths of road which adjoin Shore Road on its western side and which are also known as Shore Road:

(a)a length of approximately 210 metres which commences immediately to the north of the Motorway M5/Shore Road roundabout;

(b)a length of approximately 227 metres which commences at a point approximately 27 metres to the south of the Station Road/Shore Road roundabout; and

(c)a length of approximately 676 metres which commences at a >point approximately 52 metres to the north-east of the Shore Road/Glenville Road junction)

8.00 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. 4.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Monday to Friday inclusive

Article 4
SCHEDULE 2

Title
Year and No.

Urban Clearways (Belfast) (No. 2) Order (Northern Ireland) 1981
S.R. 1981 No. 304

Urban Clearways (Belfast) (No. 2) (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 1982
S.R. 1982 No. 154

Urban Clearways (Belfast) (No. 2) Order (Amendment No. 2) (Northern Ireland) 1982
S.R. 1982 No. 197

Urban Clearways (Belfast) (No. 2) Order (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 1983
S.R. 1983 No. 149

Urban Clearways (Belfast) (No. 2) Order (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 1985
S.R. 1985 No. 246

Urban Clearways (Londonderry) Order (Northern Ireland) 1986
S.R. 1986 No. 4

Urban Clearways (Belfast) (No. 2) Order (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 1987
S.R. 1987 No. 371

Urban Clearways (Londonderry) (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 1988
S.R. 1988 No. 227

Urban Clearways (Londonderry) (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 1992
S.R. 1992 No. 282

Urban Clearways (Belfast) (No. 2) Order (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 1993
S.R. 1993 No. 385

Urban Clearways (Belfast) (No. 2) Order (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 1994
S.R. 1994 No. 458

Urban Clearways (Belfast) (No. 2) Order (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 1995
S.R. 1995 No. 121

Urban Clearways (Belfast) (No. 2) Order (Amendment No. 2) Order (Northern Ireland) 1995
S.R. 1995 No. 328

Urban Clearways (Belfast) (No. 2) Order (Amendment No. 3) Order (Northern Ireland) 1995
S.R. 1995 No. 390

Urban Clearways (Armagh) Order (Northern Ireland) 1995
S.R. 1995 No. 444

Urban Clearways (Belfast) (No. 2) Order (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 1996
S.R. 1996 No. 170

Urban Clearways (Londonderry) (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 1996
S.R. 1996 No. 616

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Order.)
This Order revokes and re-enacts with minor amendments the provisions of the Urban Clearways (Belfast) (No. 2) Order (Northern Ireland) 1981 as amended, the Urban Clearways (Londonderry) Order (Northern Ireland) 1986 as amended and the Urban Clearways (Armagh) Order (Northern Ireland) 1995. The effect of the Order is to prohibit the waiting by vehicles with certain exemptions on the carriageways of the roads and lengths of road specified in Schedule 1 (commonly referred to as “clearways”) during peak traffic periods from Monday to Friday and in some cases prohibits the waiting by vehicles at any time.
The amendments are to the descriptions of clearways in Ballygowan Road, Castlereagh; Craigavon Bridge, Foyle Embankment, Foyle Road, Foyle Street, Limavady Road, Strand Road and Victoria Road, Londonderry; Ballyclare Road, Newtownabbey; and to clearways in the following roads in Belfast: Albert Square, Antrim Road, Beersbridge Road, Botanic Avenue, Broadway, Castlereagh Road, College Park, Cregagh Road, Custom House Square, Dee Street, Donegall Quay, Donegall Street, Knock Road, Malone Road, Oldpark Road, Queen’s Square, Sydenham Road, Upper Lisburn Road, Upper Newtownards Road and Waring Street.
In Belfast, Upper Library Street is now re-named Carrick Hill; the Inner Ring Road is now re-described as Dunbar Link and Great Patrick Street; and the Outer Ring Road is now re-described as Hawthornden Way and Parkway.
In Londonderry, Foyle Bridge and its approach roads are now re-described as Madam’s Bank Road (including Foyle Bridge); Mill Street is now re-named Waterside Link; and the roundabout at the west end of Craigavon Bridge is now named Carlisle Square.
Any person who acts in contravention of the Order shall be guilty of an offence under the Road Traffic (Northern Ireland) Order 1981 and shall be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding level 3 on the standard scale (£1,000).
Traffic signs indicating the effect of the Order have been erected on the roads.


(1)
S.I. 1981/154 (N.I. 1); see Article 2(2) for the definition of “Department” and Article 2(2A) (as inserted by S.I. 1995/2994 (N.I. 18) Schedule 3 Part 1 paragraph 1(2))

(2)
1967 c. 37 (N.I.)

(3)
S.I. 1977/596 (N.I. 7)

(4)
1953 c. 36

(5)
S.I. 1992/231 (N.I. 1)

(6)
1984 c. 12
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