Centre for Road Safety

18 June 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
Bennet Place / Fanny Place, Surry Hills Bourke Street Marshall Street Sydney 40 10 This change introduces a Shared Zone speed limit. A Shared Zone is a road or network of roads where the road space is shared safely by vehicles and pedestrians. The maximum speed limit is always 10 km/h.
Pring Street, Woolloomooloo Dowling Street McElhone Street Sydney 40 10 This change introduces a Shared Zone speed limit. A Shared Zone is a road or network of roads where the road space is shared safely by vehicles and pedestrians. The maximum speed limit is always 10 km/h.
Central Street, Sydney Pitt Street George Street Sydney 40 10 This change introduces a Shared Zone speed limit. A Shared Zone is a road or network of roads where the road space is shared safely by vehicles and pedestrians. The maximum speed limit is always 10 km/h.