Renfrewshire Council

Roadworks and closures

Check below for the current and upcoming roadworks in Renfrewshire.

For a list of local road works, visit the Tell Me Scotland website.

For work being carried out by utility companies, visit the Scottish Roadworks Register.

For trunk roads and motorways, visit the Traffic Scotland website.

The roadworks list shown below uses expected start dates, end dates and duration of events that may affect you. However, the information may change due to unforeseen circumstances and because of this cannot be guaranteed.

We appreciate your patience while we carry out works to improve the roads network in Renfrewshire.

Upcoming and current road closures


Road Closure: Bute Crescent, Paisley, from Lismore Drive to Fairway Avenue

  • Duration: The closure will be in place on Wednesday 24th June 2020 till Friday 24th December 2021
  • Reason: This is to allow for a new housing development to be constructed
  • Diversion: Lismore Drive, Bute Crescent, Colonsay Road, Skye Crescent, Fairway Avenue or vice versa

Road Closure: Iona Drive, Paisley, from Lismore Drive to Staffa Drive 

  • Duration: The closure will be in place on Wednesday 24th June 2020 till Friday 24th December 2021
  • Reason: This is to allow for a new housing development to be constructed
  • Diversion: Lismore Drive, Bute Crescent, Colonsay Road, Skye Crescent, Fairway Avenue or vice versa

Road Closure: Calder Street, Lochwinnoch, from River Calder Bridge to Calder Drive

  • Duration: The closure will between on Monday 3rd August 2020 till Sunday 16th August 2020.
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing works to take place.
  • Diversion: Calder Street, Burnfoot Road, Newton of Barr, Main Street or vice versa
  • Emergency access will be maintained.

Road Closure: A8 Greenock Road, Bishopton, from Kingston Road to Ferry Road

  • Duration: The closure will between on Monday 3rd August 2020 till Friday 7th August 2020.
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing works to take place.
  • Diversion: Kingston Road, Old Greenock Road, Ferry Road or vice versa
  • Emergency access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Gauze Street, Paisley, from Smithhills Street to Silk Street

  • Duration: The closure will between on Monday 3rd August 2020 till Friday 7th August 2020.
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing works to take place.
  • Diversion: Mill Street, Gordon Street, Causeyside Street, St Mirren Street, Gauze Street or vice versa
  • Emergency access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Grahamston Roundabout, Paisley (This job will be completed in two phases)

  • Duration: The closure will between on Monday 3rd August 2020 till Friday 7th August 2020.
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing works to take place.
  • PHASE ONE - Diversion: A736, A736, A736, B771, B771 Paisley Road, Caplethill Road, Neilston Road, Lochfield Road, Barrhead Road, Hurlet Road.
  • Emergency access will be maintained.
  • PHASE TWO - Diversion: Hurlet Road, Barrhead Road, Lochfield Road, Neilston Road, Caplethill Road, B771, B771, A736, A736, A736.
  • The contractor will work extended hours if required. We are working towards completing phase 1 in 2 days. Phase 2 will also be complete within 2 days.

Road Closure: Bridge Street, Linwood, from Linwood Road to Hart Street

  • Duration: The closure will be in place between 2300 hours and 0600 hours on Tuesday 4th August 2020 till Thursday 6th August 2020 
  • Reason: This is to allow for a ground penetration survey to take place.
  • Diversion: Bridge Street, Bridge of Weir Road, A761 or vice versa.
  • Emergency access will be maintained.
  • NIGHT WORKS ONLY 

Road Closure: Gartmore Road, Paisley

  • Duration: The closure will between on Friday 7th August 2020 between 0800 hours and 1800 hours.
  • Reason: This is to allow for crane access for Open Reach to replace a defective pole.
  • Diversion: Newtyle Road, Alton Road, Lanfine Road or vice versa

Road Closure: High Calside, Paisley

  • Duration: The closure will between on Monday 10th August 2020 till Friday 14th August 2020.
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing works.
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Arkleston Road, Paisley, from Arkleston Cemetery, westwards for a distance of 550m.

  • Duration: The closure will between on Monday 10th August 2020 till Sunday 23rd August 2020.
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing works to take place.
  • Diversion: Arkleston Road, Penilee Road, Arkleston Road or vice versa
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: A726 Bridgeway, Erskine, from Old Greenock Road to Centreway

  • Duration: The closure will between on Monday 10th August 2020 till Sunday 23rd August 2020.
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing works to take place.
  • Diversion: Parkway, Newshot Drive, Centreway or vice versa
  • Emergency access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Station Road, Bishopton, from Sachelcourt Avenue to Poplar Avenue

  • Duration: The closure will be in place from 2200 hours till 0600 hours on Sunday 23rd August 2020 till Monday 24th August 2020.
  • Reason: This is to allow for rail bridge repair works to take place.
  • Diversion: Birch Road, Rossland Crescent, Greenock Road, Station Road or vice versa.

Road Closure: Station Road, Langbank, from Main Road to Rail Bridge

  • Duration: The closure will be in place from 2200 hours till 0600 hours on Wednesday 26th August 2020 till Thursday 27th August 2020.
  • Reason: This is to allow for rail bridge repair works to take place.
  • Diversion: Station Road, Old Greenock Road, Main Road or vice versa.