Centre for Road Safety

31 December 2015

This is advanced notice of speed limit changes that will take effect within the next two weeks. Speed limits will not change until the new speed limit signs are installed. Please ensure that you always observe the posted speed limit signs on the road.

Road name From To Local Government Area Current speed limit km/h New speed limit km/h Reason for change
Maitland Road, Cessnock 100 metres west of Duffie Drive 175 metres east of Duffie Drive Cessnock 80 60

This is an arterial road with a busy intersection. Previous crash history and the location of the adjacent 60km/h speed zone have been taken into consideration. The speed limit change is expected to improve safety for all road users.