Report for Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 January 2018

  • South Ward Road (at Barrack Street)

    closed from Saturday 13 January for 3 days for Fibre City cable work.

  • Monifieith Road (at Guthrie Terrace)

    temporary traffic lights on Sunday 14 January 2018 for tree felling works.

  • Strathern Road (at Gardyne Road)

    contraflow on Sunday 14 January for Scottish Water ironwork repair.

  • Arbroath Road (at Albert Street)

    temporary traffic lights on Sunday 14 January for BT cabling work.

Report For Week Commencing Monday 15 January 2018

  • Constable Street (westbound St Roques Lane to Dens Street) and St Roques Lane

    closed for 16 weeks for facilitating development works.

  • Finavon Street (Fintry Road to Fintry Drive) and Fintry Road (Fintry Drive for 35m south)

    Finavon Street will be closed in several sections, one section at a time, for 5 weeks for facilitating works for a new housing development.

  • A85 Riverside Drive

    prohibition of right turn from westbound lane of Riverside Drive into Riverside approach and prohibition of right turn from Riverside Approach in to Riverside Drive for one week for works to the sea wall.  Prohibitions will only be in place when required.

  • Dens Street (Constable Street to Princes Street)

    closed for 33 weeks for hotel development works.

  • Dunsinane Avenue (A923 Coupar Angus Road to Broomhill Road)

    closed for 2 weeks for gas main renewal.  Temporary traffic lights at Broomhill Road.

  • Abertay Street

    temporary traffic lights for 2 weeks for gas main renewal.

  • Loons Road (Gardner Street to Logie Street)

    closed for one week for water main works.  Temporary traffic lights at Loons Road/Gardner Street and Balfield Road closed at Loons Road following Loons Road closure.

  • Graham Street (Graham Wynd to Clepington Road)

    closed southbound for one week for water main renewal.

  • South Union Street (Thomson Avenue to Riverside Esplanade)

    closed southbound and off-peak offside lane closure on Riverside Esplanade (South Crichton Street to South Union Street) for one week for site development enabling works.

  • Earl Grey Place West

    closed for 54 weeks for site development works.

  • Camperdown Street (South Marketgait to Camperdown Street)

    closed from Monday 15 January for 5 days for Fibre City cable work.

  • Clepington Road (at Mains Loan)

    temporary traffic lights for one week for SSE cable connection.

  • Dens Road (at Provost Road)

    off-peak temporary traffic lights on Wednesday 17, Thursday 18 and Friday 26 January for smart meter antenna works.

  • City Road (at Tullideph Road)

    lane restrictions on Monday 15, Tuesday 16 and Thursday 25 January for smart meter antenna works.

  • A90 (at Swallow roundabout)

    overnight (7.30pm – 6.30am) northbound lane closure on Tuesday 16 January for barrier repair.

  • Gray Street, Broughty Ferry (Queen Street to Brook Street)

    closed overnight (9.00pm – 9.00am) – on Saturday 20 and 27 January, Saturday 3 February, Saturday 3, 10 and 17 March and Saturday 14 and 28 April for railway station engineering works.

  • Reres Road (Bughties Road to Abertay Street)

    closed for up to 2 weeks for gas main installation works.


  • West Victoria Dock Road (South Marketgait south for 100m)

    closed from Monday 22 January for 5 days for Fibre City cable work.

  • Albert Street (Dura Street to Cardean Street)

    closed southbound from Monday 22 January 2018 for 2 weeks for footway reconstruction works.

  • Bank Street

    closed off-peak (9.30am - 3.30pm) on Monday 22 January for loop cutting works.

  • Nethergate (at Queens Hotel)

    closed on Sunday 28 January for crane lifting works.

  • Old Glamis Road (Fairmuir Road to Clepington Road)

    closed southbound from Monday 29 January 2018 for 3 weeks for water main works.

  • Riverside Drive at Dundee Railway Station

    Eastbound nearside lane closure from Monday 22 January for 7 weeks for footway works.


Roads - General

Planned road closures and restrictions are necessary to allow for a variety of maintenance work including resurfacing and reconstruction as well as water, sewer, electricity, gas and telecom supply/renewal/maintenance works, etc.

It may be that the Dundee City Council is not responsible for these works.  However we have a duty to inform the public of any major situation which may arise – planned or otherwise – that may affect their ability to move about the city.  We have included here a listing of road closures and major lane closures or restrictions and the contact numbers for the main utility companies in case you have a query on any specific set of roadworks.

Please note the information provided is current as of the Friday prior to the report date and is subject to change at any time.  Any updates after publication on Fridays are indicated in bold.

For further information about this road report call Dundee City Council 0800 232323 or e-mail  For specific information please phone any of the telephone numbers given below.

Trunk Roads are not the responsibility of the Council but are presently maintained by BEAR Scotland Ltd on behalf of the Scottish Government's Transport Scotland.  Trunk Roads in Dundee consist of:

A90 Kingsway West/Kingsway/Forfar Road (north of Kingsway)
A972 Kingsway East
A92 Greendykes Road / Broughty Ferry Road (at Carolina House)/ East Dock Street/South Marketgait (to Trades Lane)

BEAR Scotland, Customer Care Number 0800 028 1414
British Telecom (Openreach) 0800 023 2023
Scottish & Southern Energy (Scottish Hydro Electric) 0800 300 999
Scottish Water 0800 0778 778
Virgin Media (NTL/Telewest) 0870 888 3116
Scotland Gas Networks 0845 605 6677
Cable & Wireless (Thus) 0845 2744 455
Fibrecity Dundee 0800 954 2020

Clarence - to report road, pavement & lighting defects


Customer Care Line (mobiles & calls outwith Dundee)

0800 232323


01382 433063

The position of on-going or planned roadworks, anywhere in Scotland, can be accessed on line by clicking on the following link:

Scottish Roadworks Register

The roadworks contained in this report are restricted to major works executed on the roads maintained either by the local Roads Authority, Transport Scotland or the Tay Road Bridge Board. Details on the roads maintained by these organisations can be viewed by clicking on the following link:

List of Public Roads

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