20mph Speed Limit Programme
Legislation and guidance
- The Local Authorities' Traffic Orders (Procedure) (Scotland) Regulations 1999
- Good Practice Guide on 20mph Speed Restrictions 2016
- Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions 2016
The Road Safety Unit is responsible for preparing and implementing the 20mph speed limit programme in Highland. The budget allocation for 20mph schemes is £50k per year until 2022/2033.
Evaluation of potential scheme sites
Road traffic collision data is analysed to ensure that 20mph schemes are directed to the most appropriate locations.
Schemes (Phase 2 - Implementation)
Schemes (Phase 1 - Early Preparation)
- Fort William
Schemes implemented in financial year 2017/18