Speed Zoning & Signal Changes

To ensure a safe environment for all road users, it is necessary to review and modify certain speed zones.

Proposed changes below are implements as part of our ongoing review of speed limits in the metropolitan and regional areas.

In addition, when traffic signals are changed they will also be listed below.

Motorists are reminded that speeding is an offence.

Further information can be obtained by submitting an online form.

 

Speed Zone Changes 

 

Nairn Drive - Baldivis

Speed Zone changes effective Tuesday 8 August 2016

The built-up area default speed limit of 50 km/h on Nairn Drive from Wise Meander to Ridge Boulevard will be formalised to 70 km/h.

 

Fitzgerald Street - North Perth

Speed Zone changes effective Monday 18 July 2016

The existing speed limit of 60 km/h on Fitzgerald Street from Grosvenor Road to Angove Street will be reduced to 40 km/h.

 

Holmes Street - Southern River

Speed Zone changes effective Monday 27 June 2016

The existing speed limit of 70 km/h on Holmes Street from Nambung Street to Balfour Street will be reduced to 60 km/h.

 

Albany Highway - Arthur River
Speed Zone changes effective Friday 27 May 2016

The existing speed limit of 80 km/h was reduced to 70 km/h on Albany Highway from Coalfields Highway to 560 m south of Arthur Road.

The existing speed limit of 110 km/h was reduced to 90 km/h on Albany Highway from Boyup Brook Arthur Road south for approximately 600 m.

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Clifton Road West - Fraser Road to Nicholson Road
Speed Zone changes effective Monday 13 June 2016

The built-up area default speed limit of 50 km/h on Clifton Road West from Fraser Road to Nicholson Road will be formalised to a 60 km/h speed limit.

 
Baldivis Road - Pemberton Boulevard to Ingram Road
Speed Zone changes effective Monday 30 May 2016

The existing speed limit of 80 km/h was reduced to 70 km/h on Baldivis Road from Pemberton to Boulevard and Ingram Road.

 

Chidlow York Road (Great Southern Highway) -  The Lakes to York
Speed Zone changes effective Tuesday 5 April 2016

Great Southern Highway from The Lakes to York have been reduced from 110 km/h to 100 km/h

Also the 90 km/h speed zones either end of the road have been reduced to 80 km/h and the 60 km/h zone at the York end of the road has been shortened.

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Rockingham Road - Hope Valley

Speed Zone changes effective Monday 29 February 2016

The existing 70 km/h speed limit for southbound traffic was increased to 80 km/h on Rockingham Road from the Green Waste Plant access road to approximately 200 metres south of Usher Place.

 

Various roads - Perth CBD

Speed Zone changes effective Friday 29 January 2016

The following roads within Perth CBD have now been included within the 40 km/h speed limit area:

​StreetLocation​
​Barrack Street​The Esplanade to Riverside Drive
​Mitchell Freeway southbound off-ramp ​William Street to 200 m west of William Street
​Mounts Bay Road ​150 m west of Kwinana Freeway northbound off-ramp to William Street
​Riverside Drive ​Barrack Street to 200 m east of Barrack Street
​Spring Street Link ​Mounts Bay Road to 250 m south of Mounts Bay Road
​The Esplanade ​William Street to Barrack Street
​William Street ​Mounts Bay Road to 180 m west of Mitchell Freeway southbound off-ramp

 

Gnangara Road - Madeley

Speed Zone changes effective Monday 14 December 2015

The existing 70 km/h speed limit was reduced to 60 km/h  on Gnangara Road from Wanneroo Road to 250 m west of Klaraborg Drive.

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Cockburn Road - Coogee

Speed Zone changes effective Tuesday 29 September 2015

The existing 70 km/h speed limit was reduced to 60 km/h on Cockburn Road from 300m north of Spearwood Avenue to 700 m south of O'Kane Court, for a trial period of six months.

 

Carabooda Road - Carabooda

Speed Zone changes effective Monday 21 September 2015

The existing State default limit was reduced to a 70 km/h speed limit on Carabooda Road from Karoborup Road to Cutler Road.

 

Gibbs Road - Nowergup

Speed Zone changes effective Monday 14 September 2015

The existing State default limit was reduced to a 70 km/h speed limit on Gibbs Road from Wanneroo Road to Karoborup Road.

 

Old Coast Road - Australind

Speed Zone changes effective Tuesday 4 August 2015

The existing 70 km/h speed limit was reduced to 60 km/h on Old Coast Road between the Paris Road roundabout to approximately 170 metres north of Cathedral Avenue.

 

Walanna Drive - Karawarra

Speed Zone changes effective Monday 17 August 2015

The existing 50 km/h built up area speed limit was reduced to a 40 km/h speed limit on Walanna Drive from Melinga Court to Lowan Loop.

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Kerosene Lane - Baldivis

Speed Zone changes effective Monday 10 August 2015

The existing 80 km/h speed limit was reduced to a 60 km/h speed limit on Kerosene Lane from 550 metres west of Desiree Drive 200 metres east of Jennings Drive.

 

Signal Changes

The following sets of traffic signals are scheduled for upgrade:

  • No planned upgrades

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Modified: 15 Jul 2016