M25 MOTORWAY AND A282 TRUNK ROAD TEMPORARY TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONNotice ID: MF0268486
M25 MOTORWAY AND A282 TRUNK ROAD TEMPORARY TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS
Notice is hereby given that Highways England
Company Limited has made an Order on the
M25 Motorway and A282 Trunk Road in the
County of Kent, and the Unitary Authority of
Thurrock, under Section 14(1)(a) and 14(1)(c)
of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984
because works are proposed to be executed
on the road.
The effect of the Order is, in phases, to:-
1. authorise the overnight closure of sections
of both carriageways of the M25 and A282
between Junction 30 (A13) and Junction 2
(A2), and all slip roads leading to and from
2. impose an overnight 50 mph speed limit on
the lengths of carriageway and slip roads
described in 1. above;
3. authorise the overnight use of the hard
shoulder adjacent to the lengths of
carriageway and slip roads described in 1.
4. impose an overnight temporary 10 mph
speed restriction while traffic is escorted
through the works area by a convoy system,
on the lengths of carriageway described in
These measures are in the interests of
road safety while contractors undertake
Programmed Cyclical Maintenance (drainage,
lighting, signage, inspections and surveys,
maintenance and clearance of vegetation,
litter picking and clearance, road sweeping,
emergency crossing point maintenance and
clearance of injurious weeds).
The duration of each closure will vary
depending on the nature of the maintenance
work being undertaken on each occasion.
The programme of works will start on or after
14th April 2018. The overnight closures will be
in operation between (maximum period):
Monday – Thursdays 22:00 – 05:30
Fridays 23:00 – 06:00
Saturdays 22:00 – 06:00
Sundays 22:30 – 05:30
The Order will come into force on
14th April 2018 and shall remain in force
until 23rd December 2018.
Traffic affected by the closures will be diverted
via other junctions of the M25 and A282, or by
using the A2, A13, and the A102.
A copy of the M25 Cyclical Maintenance
Programme and the intended diversion routes
are available from the Customer Contact
Centre on 0300 123 5000 or email at
The temporary speed limit, hard shoulder
running, convoy working, closures and
diversion routes will be clearly indicated by
traffic signs when they are in operation during
the works period.
M Taylor, an Official of Highways England Co Ltd.
Highways England Company Limited,
(Company No. 9346363). Registered Office:
Bridge House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford,
Surrey, GU1 4LZ. A company registered in
England and Wales.
For enquiries, please contact the
Customer Contact Centre on 0300 123 5000