London Borough of Croydon

Road works

View all current and planned road works in Croydon and London on TfL's register of London roadworks . Or UK wide on roadworks.org. Information on these sites includes work carried out by utility companies that are not fully under the council's control.

Temporary traffic signals and road closures

Selsdon Road/Haling Road 27 March - 7 April

Selsdon Road and Haling Road will have to be closed from approximately 1.30pm to facilitate emergency repairs to a collapsed sewer. 

The diversion for northbound traffic along Selsdon Road will be via Sussex Road and southbound will be via Jarvis Road. The one way section of Haling Road, is closed at the junction with Selsdon Road and the one way will be revoked to allow access and egress back onto Brighton Road.

This will of course cause significant delays at peak times. 

Park Street: 23 April 2017

Park Street will be closed between St Georges Walk and Park Lane on 23 April. This is to allow for a crane to lift air conditioning units on to the roof of Wagamamas.

Sydenham Road: 27 to 30 March 2017

This is to inform you on the upcoming (night time) road works and road closures in Sydenham Road to construct sinusoidal profile road humps. The works are to be carried out by our highways term contractors Kier. These works in Sydenham Road are planned as below:

  • Sydenham Road, between Dingwall Road to St James Road (5 Humps); on March 27, 2017 from 9:30 PM to March 28, 2017 5:30 AM; with Multi-Way Lights
  • Sydenham Road, between St James Road to Clarence Road (6 Humps); on March 28, 2017 from 9:30 PM to March 29, 2017 5:30 AM; Road Closure
  • Sydenham Road, between Clarence Road to Selhurst Road (5 Humps); on March 29, 2017 from 9:30 PM to March 30, 2017 5:30 AM; Road Closure 

Between Westow Hill and Church Road: 3 to 5 April 2017

Croydon’s Highways team together with its principal contractor Kier, will shortly be commencing resurfacing works on the above road. The works are scheduled  to be implemented 3 to 5 April 2017.  Due to the locations and nature of these works it is inevitable that some disruption will occur between 21:30hrs-05:30hrs when the works are being carried out. For this reason it is recommended that where possible you use alternative routes, or allow extra time to complete your journey. Additionally to enable the works to be completed with the least inconvenient to the residents, appropriate traffic management plan will be in place. Pedestrian access will not be affected.

Grant Road: 27 March to 7 April 2017

Energetics will be carrying out new gas and electric services to the Bellway Development in Grant Road near its junction with Fisher Close. Works will take place from 27 March to 7 April 2017. To facilitate these works 2-way signals will be installed. Pedestrians will be maintained on existing footway whilst carriageway works take place, then placed in a pedestrian walkway whilst footway works take place. At some point during the works fixed pedestrians boards will be used. Energetics are able to carry out both gas and electric works in the same signal set-up in an attempt to minimise the disruption to highway users. Parking suspensions on both side of the road will be in place.

Limpsfield Road: 3 to 18 April 2017

Virgin Media will be laying 450 mtrs of new ducting in the carriageway, footway and verge of Limpsfield Road from opp 342 (near borough boundary) to its junction with Hilton Way. 2-way signals will be used with 3-way signals at junctions as the works progress. Pedestrians will be maintained on existing footway. These works will take place between the hours of 09:30-15:30 each day, clearing site at 15:30 each day. Works will start 3 April 2017 and are due to be completed on 18 April 2017 within the school Easter holiday break.

Between Old Farleigh Road and Upper Selsdon Road: 29 March to 1 April 2017

Croydon’s Highways team together with its principal contractor Kier, will shortly be commencing carriageway resurfacing works on the above road. The works are scheduled to be implemented 29 March to 1 April 2017. Due to the locations and nature of these works it is inevitable that some disruption will occur between 21:30hrs-05:30hrs when the works are being carried out. For this reason it is recommended that where possible you use alternative routes, or allow extra time to complete your journey. Additionally to enable the works to be completed with the least inconvenient to the residents, appropriate traffic management plan will be in place. Pedestrian access will not be affected whilst the works are taking place.

Between St Augustines Road and 368 Brighton Road: 30 March to 1 April 2017

Croydon’s Highways team together with its principal contractor Kier, will shortly be commencing resurfacing works on the above road/s. The works are scheduled to be implemented 30 March to 1 April 2017. Due to the locations and nature of these works it is inevitable that some disruption will occur between 21:30hrs-05:30hrs when the works are being carried out. For this reason it is recommended that where possible you use alternative routes, or allow extra time to complete your journey. Additionally to enable the works to be completed with the least inconvenient to the residents, appropriate traffic management plan will be in place. Pedestrian access will not be affected.

Old Lodge Lane: 1 to 14 April 2017

Network Rail will carry out repairs to the bridge at Old Lodge Lane. It is the bridge between Watney Close and Brighton Road so not the same one they have just replaced. 

Coulsdon Road: 3 to 14 April 2017

During the Easter break, SESW will install a pressure valve at Coulsdon Road between the shops and Marlpit Lane. They will do this under 2-way signals from 3 to 14 April.

Gascoigne Road: SGN: 20 March to 3 July 2017

SGN are carrying out a mains replacement scheme in the New Addington area. Works will commence in Gascoigne Road on 20 March and complete by 3 July 2017. To facilitate these works 2-way signals are required, using multi-way signals at any junctions. Pedestrians will be maintained via a pedestrian walkway in the carriageway.

Hastings place: 16 to 22 March 2017

UKPN will be installing a new connection to 5b Hastings Place. To facilitate this a road closure will be required from 16 to 22 March 2017. Residents have been letter dropped and advance warning signs are in place. Access to pedestrians maintained.

Park Hill Road/Coombe Road: 29 to 31 March 2017

Kier will be constructing buildouts at Park Hill Road / Coombe Road from 29 to 31 March 2017, under multi-way signals. The works will be from 21:00 – 05:00. 

George Street, Station Road and Wellesley Road (Tram works): 8 to 18 April 2017

During the Easter break, London Trams will be carrying out essential track replacement works around the town centre. Works will take place at George Street, Station Road and Wellesley Road. Works will take place from 8 to 18 April. The section of track being replaced is between Lansdowne Road and the underpass. To allow these works to take place a closure of Wellesley Road south bound will be required, 24hrs a day for the 10 days. There will also be no exit from Station Road onto Wellesley Road and a temporary 2-way light set up on Wellesley Road/Station Road. Diversions will be in place using Saint James Road, Sumner Road, Roman Way and Old Town.

Woodcote Grove Road: 3 to 6 April 2017

UKPN will be renewing a link box on Woodcote Grove Road (at its junction with Warwick Road). 3-way signals will be in place and will be manually controlled at peak times. 

Reddown Road and Fairdene Road: 6 March to 13 June 2017

SGN will be undertaking gas replacement works on Reddown Road and Fairdene Road to replace the remaining section not replaced a few years ago. 3-way signals will be at Reddown Road / Fairdene Road 6 to 21 March followed by 2-way signals along Fairdene Road until 13 June. 

Auckland Road (junction with Cypress Road): 17 February to April 2017

The emergency works on Auckland Road have been identified as a deep excavation, i.e deeper than 3.5 meters. A Construction Design programme is being put together over the weekend and works on the larger site will begin next week, there will be a period of inactivity over this weekend, but thereafter extended-hours working. The job could take up to 8 weeks to complete​

Keston Avenue: 12 to 13 April 2017

Keston Avenue will be closed from 12 to 13 April 2017 (making use of the half term) for carriageway repairs. The closure will be between Coulsdon Road and Court Avenue. 

Coulsdon Road: 3 April 2017

SESW will be installing a PRV valve on Coulsdon Road between Marlpit Lane and the parade of shops during the Easter break. They will work under 2-way signals from 3 April for 1 week and will then work in the footway and verge for another week. Tfl will be suspending the bus stop towards Croydon.

Gascoigne road to Montacute road: 13 January 2017 to 19 May 2017

Major gas main replacement works will take place in Aldrich Crescent from it junction with Gascoigne Road to its junction with Montacute Road. To facilitate these works 2-way signals (3-way signals at junctions) are required. Works are within the footway, pedestrians will be maintained within a pedestrian walkway in the carriageway.

UKPN will commence the replacement of circuit 2 from Beddington to Purley: 13 February to 10 April

  • Kings Way: 2 way signals from 13 Feb to 3 April
  • Queens Way: Lane closure from 21 Feb to 10 April
  • Pampisford Road / The Close / Wyvern Road: 4-way signals.

The signals will be monitored and manually controlled when necessary. UKPN will also be working extended hours. There may be times when the sites look idle but there will be curing of materials used and offsite testing being carried out at the sub stations.

Contacts

Coordination team

Telephone: 
020 8255 2864