The effect of the made Order will be to reduce the speed limit from 50 mph to 40 mph following the temporary Order that is currently in place on the following length of road, Herne Bay in the District of Canterbury;

Thanet Way A299 (Herne Bay Westbound Slip Road) - Extend the 40 mph speed limit from its junction with the Canterbury Road roundabout to a point 210 metres west of its junction with Thanet Way.

  • Avoid the danger to persons or other traffic using the road or any other road or for preventing the likelihood of any such danger arising.

The Order was made on 10 December 2020 and its provisions will come into effect on 14 December 2020.

Full details, including the scheme plan, can be found in the Public Notice and Statement for Reason.

Schemes Plan - see Statement of Reason for full size plan

Thanet Way A299 (Herne Bay westbound slip road) - Extend the 40 mph speed limit at its junction with the Canterbury Road roundabout.

Plan of 40 limit A299 Margate Road to Pigeon Lane

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  • Opened
    11 Dec 2020 at 00:00
  • Closes
    25 Jan 2021 at 12:00


Consulting Organisation Type
  • Kent County Council
Consulting Organisation Name Kent County Council
District / Borough areas affected by the consultation
  • Canterbury
Consultation Topic
  • Traffic, transport and roads
Consultation Methods
  • Other
Contact Details

Anyone may, by application to the High Court within 6 weeks of the date of publication of this Notice, challenge the validity of the Orders or of any provision contained in them on the grounds that it is not within the powers conferred by the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, or any instrument made thereunder, or that there has been a failure to comply with any statutory requirement to the Orders.