Road closures are often required for various reasons such as major works by utility companies, resurfacing of the existing carriageway or during local pageant events. Charges apply to road closures.
You can use an online form to submit a request for a planned road closure:
This system is for planned road closures only and not roadworks, except when the road is closed for this purpose.
The current charges for temporary road closures are:
Cost of public notices and temporary diversion signing (where agreed) are in addition to the above costs which are not subject to VAT. An invoice for the full cost will be raised on completion.
Information on roads closed as a result of roadworks are currently published in the Scottish Road Works Register.
Where a road closure is planned but does not form part of road works then this information is not included in the Scottish Road Works Register.
For an up to date list of all of the Roads notices published by Dumfries and Galloway Council visit http://tellmescotland.gov.uk.
Tellmescotland.gov.uk is Scotland's national public information notices (PINs) portal and publishes public notices from across Scotland in one location. You can click on a virtual map to see listings of public notices in any area, satellite imagery of their location and information on the issues involved.