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.

Temporary Road Closure: Lang Avenue, Renfrew; Temporary Keep Clears, Lang Avenue & Sandy Road, Renfrew; Temporary Provision of School Bus Stand, Broadloan, Renfrew

  • Duration: This order will be in force from Wednesday 14th October 2020 till Tuesday 15th March 2022. This notice will only be effective when so displayed by signs in accordance with The Traffic Signs Regulations & General Directions 2016.
  • Reason: To enable full use of the road width to allow for access and egress while enabling for social distancing by prohibiting passage of vehicles across a short section of Lang Avenue, prohibiting vehicles from obscuring the junction with Sandy Road and providing a safe walking route for children being dropped by the school bus on Broadloan.
  • Diversion: Sandy Road, left onto Newmains Road then left onto Lang Avenue and vice versa

Temporary Road Closure: Sergeantlaw Road and Shilford Road, Neilston (7.5t maximum gross weight restriciton)

  • Duration: This closure will be in place from Monday 12th April 2021 for up to 18 months.
  • Diversion: N/A

Temporary Waiting and Loading Ban: Lacy Street, Paisley. - Layby outside Williamsburgh Primary School. 28m north of East Lane for 55m (East Side).

  • Duration: This closure will be in place from Wednesday 14th April 2021 until Monday 31st October 2022.
  • Reason: To provide additional footway width to allow for social distancing.

Road Closure: Ben Nevis Road, Paisley at its junction with Ben Lawers Drive Northwards for 30m.

  • Duration: This closure will be in force from Monday 10th May 2021 until Friday 24th September 2021.
  • Reason: This is to allow for Overhead power cable works to take place. 
  • Diversion: N/A 
  • Emergency access will be maintained.

Temporary Prohibition of Waiting & Loading At Any Time: Houstoun Square, Johnstone

Church Street, Johnstone

Houstoun Square, Johnstone from Church Street to William Street

Church Street, Johnstone (West Side) from Junction of High Street southwards for 17m

TEMPORARY EXTENTION OF LIMITED WAITING PARKING BAYS

Houstoun Square, Johnstone

  • Duration: This order will be in force from Monday, 21st June 2021 till Wednesday 21st December 2022.
  • Reason: To enable bus operations around the square. Vehicles left on the road in contravention of this Notice will be issued with a Penalty Charge Notice.
  • Diversion: No Requirement for Alternative Routes

Temporary Suspension of Designated Controlled Parking Places: Marshalls Lane, Paisley - 3 bays on the East side, 64m north of the extended north kerbline of Orchard Street northwards for a distance of 16m.

  • Duration: This ban is in place from Monday 12th July 2021 until 12th January 2023.
  • Reason: This is to allow for Construction Works.

Road Closure: Ben Nevis Road, Paisley at its junction with Ben Lawers Drive Northwards for 30m.

  • Duration: This closure will be in force from Monday 19th July 2021 until Friday 3rd December 2021.
  • Reason: This is to allow Overhead power cable works.
  • Diversion: N/A

Road Closure: Donaldfield Road, Bridge of Weir,  From Clevans Road to St Andrews Drive.

  • Duration: This closure will be in force from Monday 6th September 2021 till Sunday 19th September 2021. 
  • Reason: This is due to carriageway resurfacing works to take place.
  • Diversion: St Andrews Drive.
  • Emergency access will be maintained at all times

Road Closure: Beith Road, Johnstone, From Campbell Street to Quarrelton Road.

  • Duration: This closure will be in force from Monday 6th September 2021 till Sunday 19th September 2021. 
  • Reason: This is due to carriageway resurfacing works to take place.
  • Diversion: Beith Road, Cochranemill Road, Kilbarchan Road, Graham Street, High Street, Thorn Brae or Vice Versa.
  • Emergency access will be maintained at all times

Road Closure: Cowal Drive, Linwood between Morar Drive and Ardgour Drive.

  • Duration: This closure will be in force from Friday 10th September 2021 until Thursday 23rd September 2021.
  • Reason: This is for Scottish Power works take place.
  • Diversion: Muirhead Drive, Stirling Drive, Clippens Road Cowal Drive or vice versa.

Road Closure: A761 Main Street, Bridge of Weir, From Torr Road to Lintwhite Crescent.

  • Duration: This closure will be in force from Monday 13th September 2021 till Sunday 26th September 2021. 
  • Reason: This is due to carriageway resurfacing works to take place.
  • Diversion: Bridge Of Weir Road, Barochan Road, Houston Road, Bridge Of Weir Road or Vice Versa.
  • Emergency access will be maintained at all times

Temporary Prohibition of Waiting & Loading: Speirs Road, Lochwinnoch, Full Length (Both Sides)

  • Duration: This notice will be in force from Monday 13th September 2021 until Sunday 26th September 2021.
  • Reason: This is to allow for footway resurfacing works to take place. 
  • Diversion: N/A

Temporary Prohibition of Waiting & Loading: Morven Drive, Linwood (both sides)

  • Duration: This notice will be in force from Friday 10th September 2021 until Thursday 23rd September 2021.
  • Reason: This is to allow for Scottish Power works to take place to coincide with Cowal Drive closure.
  • Diversion: N/A

Temporary Prohibition of Waiting & Loading: Spiers Road, Lochwinnoch (both sides)

  • Duration: This notice will be in force from Monday 13th September 2021 until Sunday 26th September 2021.
  • Reason: This is to allow for footway resurfacing.
  • Diversion: N/A

Road Closure: A8 Junction. Abbotsinch Road, Paisley - from the A8 junction to Arran Avenue roundabout. Inchinnan Road, Renfrew - from the A8 junction eastwards to the junction with Kirklandneuk Road. (Access maintained for cruising club) Greenock Road, Inchinnan - from the A8 junction northwards for approx 200m. 

  • Duration: This notice will be in force from 2000 hours on Friday 17th September to 0600 hours on Monday 20th September 2021.
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing to take place.
  • Diversion: Inchinnan Rd, Renfrew to Abbotsinch Rd, Paisley: Inchinnan Rd, Paisley Rd, Renfrew Rd, Weir St, Old Sneddon St, Love St, Inchinnan Rd, Abbotsinch Rd. Abbotsinch Rd, Paisley to Inchinnan Rd, Renfrew: Abbotsinch Rd, Inchinnan Rd, Love St, Carlile St, Niddry St, Renfrew Rd, Paisley Rd, Inchinnan Rd Inchinnan Rd, Renfrew to A8 Greenock Rd, Inchinnan: Inchinnan Rd, Paisley Rd, Renfrew Rd, Weir St, Old Sneddon St, St James' St, Greenock Rd, Caledonia St, St James Interchange, Barnsford Rd, A8 Greenock Rd A8 Greenock Rd, Inchinnan to Inchinnan Rd, Renfrew: A8 Greenock Rd, Barnsford Rd, St James Interchange, Caledonia St, Greenock Rd, St James St, Carlile St, Niddry St, Renfrew Rd, Paisley Rd, Inchinnan Rd.

Temporary Prohibition of Waiting & Loading: Glasgow Road, Paisley - North side from the junction with Arkleston Road westwards for approx. 105m.

  • Duration: This notice will be in force on Sunday 19th September 2021.
  • Reason: This is to allow for ironwork repairs to take place.
  • Diversion: N/A

Temporary Prohibition of Waiting & Loading: Harvey Terrace, Lochwinnoch from Muirhead Street to St Winnoc Road (both sides)

  • Duration: This notice will be in force from Monday 20th September 2021 until Friday 24th September 2021.
  • Reason: This is to allow for footway resurfacing to take place.
  • Diversion: N/A

Road Closure: Crosslee Road, Bridge of Weir from Bridge of Weir Road to Barrochan Road.

  • Duration: This closure will be in force from Monday 20th September 2021 until Sunday 10th October 2021.
  • Reason: This is to allow for Morrison's Utility Systems Power Works to take place.
  • Diversion: Bridge of Weir Road, Deafhillock roundabout, Barrochan Road or vice versa.
  • TTRO states full length of road closed, however this will be localised to where works are taking place only, allowing access to all proerties from one side at all times.
  • Emergency access will be maintained at all times 

Road Closure: C20 King Street, From Douglas Street to Clavering St West.

  • Duration: This closure will be in force from Monday 20th September 2021 till Friday 24th September 2021. 
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing to take place.
  • Diversion: McKenzie St, Greenhill Road, Underwood Road, Gallow Green Road or Vice Versa
  • Emergency access will be maintained at all times 

Road Closure: Meadowside Avenue, Elderslie

  • Duration: This closure will be in force from Monday 20th September 2021 till Friday 24th September 2021.  
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing to take place.
  • Diversion: N/A
  • Emergency access will be maintained at all times 

Road Closure: Roundhill Drive, Elderslie

  • Duration: This closure will be in force from Monday 20th September 2021 till Friday 24th September 2021.  
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing to take place.
  • Diversion: N/A
  • Emergency access will be maintained at all times 

Temporary Prohibition of Waiting & Loading: Steeple Street, Kilbarchan

  • Duration: This notice will be in force from Monday 20th September 2021 until Friday 24th September 2021.
  • Reason: This is to allow for footway resurfacing to take place.
  • Diversion: N/A

Road Closure: Houston Road, Inchinnan from Barnsford Road to Moss Road.

  • Duration: This closure will be in force on Monday 20th September 2021 to Friday 24th September 2021.
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway patching works to take place.
  • Diversion: Barnsford Road, St James' Interchange, A737, Barochan Interchange, Barochan Road, Houston Road and vice versa.
  • Emergency and local access will be maintained.

Temporary Waiting & Loading Ban: Arkleston Road, Paisley, from house no.11 southwards for approx. 95m towards Glasgow Road.

  • Duration: This ban will be in place on Tuesday 21st September 2021 between 0930hours and 1800hours.
  • Reason: This is to allow for Scottish Water works to take place.
  • Diversion: N/A

Road Closure: Burns Drive, Johnstone from Rannoch Road to Tannahill Crescent

  • Duration: This closure will be in force from Monday 27th September 2021 till Friday 1st October 2021. 
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing to take place.
  • Diversion: N/A
  • Emergency access will be maintained at all times 

Road Closure: C6 Branscroft, Kilbarchan - full length

  • Duration: This closure will be in force from Monday 29th September 2021 till Sunday 10th October 2021. 
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing to take place.
  • Diversion: Bridge Of Weir Road, Locher Road, Kilbarchan Road, Shuttle Street and New Street or Vice Versa.
  • Emergency access will be maintained at all times