Public notice

Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)

Temporary prohibition or restriction on roads

Order number: 048, 2022

Arterial Road, Purfleet-on-Thames, and Ship Lane, Aveley

1) The Borough Council of Thurrock is satisfied that it is necessary to restrict or prohibit traffic in the above road without delay because of the likelihood of danger to the public or serious damage to the road.

2) The Council, in exercise of its powers under Section 14(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and all other enabling powers, has therefore made the following Notice:

  • prohibit any vehicle from travelling eastbound along Arterial Road A1306 from Botany Way roundabout to east of the northbound exit into Ship Lane
  • prohibit any vehicle from travelling northbound on Ship Lane from Junction 31

3) The purpose of the Notice is to Thurrock Council to carry out urgent repairs to the carriageway.

4) The alternative route for eastbound vehicles is Botany Way roundabout, Purfleet Bypass and Stonehouse Lane. The Alternative route for those wishing to travel northbound on Ship Lane is Arterial Road A1306 westbound, Botany Way roundabout, Arterial Road A1306, New Road, Sandy Lane, Mill Road and High Street.

5) The Notice will come into force on Thursday 24 February 2022 at 10pm for one night until 5am on Friday 25 February 2022. The notice is valid for 21 days however. It will apply only on those days and during those times when indicated on site by the presence of the appropriate traffic signs in accordance with The Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2016.

Julie Nelder, Assistant Director – Highways, Fleet and Logistics
Publication date: 
Thursday 24 February 2022