Centre for Road Safety

12 July 2018

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
Skennars Head Road, Skennars Head 200 metres east of North Creek Road 910 metres west of The Coast Road Ballina 80 60 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Bentinck Street, Ballina 150 metres east of Martin Street Kerr Street Ballina 60 50 This change applies the 50km/h urban speed limit in accordance with NSW speed zoning guidelines. This is an urban road with numerous driveways and kerbside parking.