Road Closures

Roads, Transport & Parking

Emergency Road Closures

Timaru District Council has complied this list in conjunction with emergency services and contractors. This list will be updated with road closures and openings as they come to hand.

For information on State Highways, please contact New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) on 0800 444 449.


Temporary Road Closures

For Temporary Road Closures for events, event organisers must apply at least 50 working days (10 weeks) prior to the event. This is to ensure compliance with Transport (Vehicular Traffic Road Closure) Regulations 1965 and the Local Government Act, where notice of intention to close road to be advertised at least 42 days before the proposed period of closure of any road. It is a legal requirement that road closures are advertised to the public and the event organiser is required to pay for all advertising costs.

The following is a list of approved and pending temporary road closures (if any).

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Last updated: 24 Feb 2021