Centre for Road Safety

28 November 2019

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
George Street, Sydney Hunter Street Bathurst Street Sydney 40 20

A 20 km/h limit is to be introduced to create a pedestrian-friendly environment around the light rail.

Chalmers Street, Surry Hills Randle Street Elizabeth Street Sydney 40 20

A 20 km/h limit is to be introduced to create a pedestrian-friendly environment around the light rail. This will further reduce the speed limit on this length of Chalmers Street from the change below.

Devonshire Street, Surry Hills Chalmers Street Riley Street Sydney 40 20

A 20 km/h limit is to be introduced to create a pedestrian-friendly environment around the light rail.

Anzac Parade Alison Road, Kensington Sturt Street, Kingsford Randwick 60 50

This change reduces the speed limit to improve pedestrian safety around the light rail.

High Street Wansey Road Avoca Street Randwick 50 40

This change reduces the speed limit to improve pedestrian safety around the light rail.

Missenden Road Parramatta Road, Camperdown King Street, Newtown Sydney 50 40 This speed limit change will improve consistency with surrounding speed limits to provide a simpler and safer road.
Alison Road Anzac Parade, Kensington Darley Road, Randwick Randwick 70 60 This speed limit change will improve consistency with surrounding speed limits to provide a simpler and safer road.
Anzac Parade Moore Park Road, Moore Park Abbotford Street, Kensington Randwick / Sydney 70 60 This speed limit change will improve consistency with surrounding speed limits to provide a simpler and safer road.
Chalmers Street, Surry Hills Cleveland Street Elizabeth Street Sydney 50 40 This speed limit change will improve consistency with surrounding speed limits to provide a simpler and safer road.
Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills Eddy Avenue Cleveland Street Sydney 50 40 This speed limit change will improve consistency with surrounding speed limits to provide a simpler and safer road.
Fitzroy Street, Surry Hills South Dowling Street Bourke Street Sydney 50 40 This speed limit change will improve consistency with surrounding speed limits to provide a simpler and safer road.
Albion Street, Surry Hills Elizabeth Street Flinders Street Sydney 50 40 This speed limit change will improve consistency with surrounding speed limits to provide a simpler and safer road.
Foveaux Street, Surry Hills Bourke Street Elizabeth Street Sydney 50 40 This speed limit change will improve consistency with surrounding speed limits to provide a simpler and safer road.
Wentworth Avenue, Surry Hills Oxford Street Elizabeth Street Sydney 50 40 This speed limit change will improve consistency with surrounding speed limits to provide a simpler and safer road.
Streets within the area, Surry Hills Oxford Street, Liverpool Street, Elizabeth Street and Chalmers Street Cleveland Street, Crown Street, Foveaux Street and Riley Street Sydney 50 40 This speed limit change will improve consistency with surrounding speed limits to provide a simpler and safer road.