Centre for Road Safety

1 June 2017

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
Parkham Street, Chester Hill 13 metres north of Fuller Street 68 metres west of Miller Road Canterbury-Bankstown 50 40 (School Zone)

A new special needs school is opening at one of the locations previously occupied by Old Guildford Public School and a school zone will be introduced on the local street to improve safety of students using the pedestrian access point.

Bells Road, Grose Vale Grose Vale Road (west) Grose Vale Road (east) Hawkesbury 80 70 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Cupitts Lane Cornwallis Road, Cornwallis Percival Street, Richmond Hawkesbury 80 70 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Cornwallis Road, Cornwallis Cornwells Lane Greenway Crescent Hawkesbury Default 70 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Onus Lane Cornwells Lane, Richmond Lowlands Francis Street, Richmond Hawkesbury Default 60 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Cornwells Lane, Richmond Lowlands Onus Lane Edwards Road Hawkesbury Default 60 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Powells Lane, Richmond Lowlands Onus Lane Edwards Road Hawkesbury Default 60 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Edwards Road, Richmond Lowlands Cornwallis Road Powells Lane Hawkesbury Default 60 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Illawarra Road, Marrickville Petersham Road Marrickville Road Inner West 50 40

The new speeds aims to improve safety around the busy shopping strip which includes supermarkets, shops, cafés and car parks

Marrickville Road, Marrickville Victoria Road Petersham Road Inner West 50 40

The new speeds aims to improve safety around the busy shopping strip which includes supermarkets, shops, cafés and car parks

Elizabeth Drive, Liverpool Roslyn Street McLean Street Liverpool 40 (School Zone) 70

This school zone is to be removed following the closure of the Elizabeth Drive access to Marsden Road Public School.

Gipps Street, Werrington Great Western Highway Water Street Penrith 60 50 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Gipps Street, Werrington 40 metres north of Great Western Highway Water Street Penrith 60 40 (School Zone) The existing school zone is to be extended to create a safer environment for students and to improve visibility for oncoming motorists.
Water Street, Werrington Gipps Street Werrington Road Penrith 60 50 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Water Street, Werrington Gipps Street 20 metres west of Werrington Road Penrith 60 40 (School Zone) The existing school zone is to be extended to create a safer environment for students and to improve visibility for oncoming motorists.