A9 Berriedale Braes Improvement Scheme

Scheme outline

Realignment of the existing road at Berriedale Braes to eliminate a notorious hairpin bend.

Timescale
2017 onwards
Cost
£
9m
Status
In preparation
Type
Bypass or realignment
for use by all traffic
Highway authority
Funding
Central and local Government

Progress

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24 December 2016

This project has been approved by the Scottish Government.

27 March 2017

Made Orders were published on 24 March 2017.

31 August 2017

The road contract notice, which outlines construction costs of approximately £9 million, invites prospective bidders to formally apply to participate in the procurement to construct major improvements to this important route in the north of Scotland.

More information

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With thanks to Toby Speight and Gerry McKenna for information on this page.