Road closures and temporary traffic orders

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Temporary Traffic Regulation Orders

A temporary traffic regulation order (TTRO) is a legal document which closes or restricts traffic movement on a road.
We can issue a TTRO for:

  • roadworks
  • large deliveries or cranes on the road
  • tv or movie filming
  • special events on the road (eg parades, festivals, races, street parties). A government guide gives more details

How to apply

For further information download our application pack which contains full details of how to apply for a TTRO and charges associated.

Due to the legal processes involved, and the need to advertise any closure in the local newspaper, we require six weeks notice to process a TTRO.

Currently advertised traffic regulation orders

Location Date
Ash Street
Redevelopment works
12 August 2019 - Autumn 2020
Barrow Bridge Road
Retaining wall construction
until Spring 2021
Bank Street / Manor Street
Demolition works
until Autumn 2020
Blackbank Street & Hereford Street
Construction work
2 October 2019 - Spring 2021
Blackhorse Street
Social distancing restrictions
Bollings Yard / Johnson Street
Construction Works
until Spring 2021
Back Chorley New Road
Construction work
18 May 2020 - July 2021
Back Chorley New Road East
9 - 10 November 2020
Churchgate / Nelson Square
Social Distancing Restrictions
Coronation Street / Ashburner St / Howell Croft South
Social Distancing Restrictions
Cranack Close
19 October 2020
Crompton Way area
15 - 29 November (Sundays Only) 
Deane Church Lane / Dorris Street
6 November 2020
Back Deansgate / Queen Street
Redevelopment works
2 Nov 2020 - November 2021
Back Eden Street
Gas mains
13 - 21 November 2020
Elmsfield / Chalfont Street
Gas mains
20 Jul - 20 Oct 2020
Halliwell Area
24 August - October 2020
Knowsley Street / Bark Street
Social Distancing Restrictions
Mill Street
Structural works
1 May - 30 November 2020
Seymour Road Area
19 - 25 October 2020
Back Siemens Street
Water mains
9 - 21 November 2020
Shoreswood & Belmont Road
Waiting restrictions
15 August 2019 - February 2021
Silverwell Lane
Demolition works
until Autumn 2021
St Peters Way A666 (Overnight closures)
Scheduled maintenance
Various dates
Stitch Mi Lane
26 - 30 October 2020
Town Centre - Various Streets
Suspension of Parking Places
ongoing as required
Trinity Street / Newport Street / Thynne Street
31 Oct - 9 Nov 2020 (overnights)
Wood Street
Restricted Parking Zone
25 October 2019 - May 2021