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: Greenock Road, Bishopton, from Barrangary Road to Barnsford Road

  • Duration: Satuday 6 July 2019 to Monday 5 August 2019.
  • Reason: Major road improvements taking place.
  • Diversion: Greenock Road, Kingston Road, Old Greenock Road, Southbar Road or vice versa.
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: St Mirren Street (Northbound Only), Paisley, from Causeyside Street to High Street

  • Duration: 7 July 2019, 14 July, 21 July, 28 July, 4 August & 11 August. 
  • Reason: Scottish Gas improvement works. 
  • Diversion: Causeyside Street, Gordon Street, Bridge Street, Gauze Street, High Street.
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Renfrew Road, Paisley (north bound) is due to be resurfaced from the entrance to Pure Gym to the entrance to West College Scotland (from a point 120m south of Netherhill Road, northwards for a distance of 205m).   

  • Duration: Monday 8 July 2019 to Friday 12 July 2019.
  • Diversion: Niddry Street, Renfrew Road, Weir Street, Old Sneddon Street, Carlile Street, Love Street, Inchinnan Road, Abbotsinch Road, Inchinan Road, Paisley Road, Renfrew Road. 
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained. THIS IS NIGHT WORKING ONLY. 

Road Closure: Kilpatrick Drive, Erskine, from Mainsholm Roundabout to Kilpatrick Avenue

  • Duration: Monday 8 July 2019 to Friday 12 July 2019.
  • Reason: Carriageway resurfacing works.
  • Diversion: Centreway, Bridgeway, Kilpatrick Avenue or vice versa. 
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Rashielee Avenue, Erskine, from Rashielee Road, northwards for a distance of 275m

  • Duration: Monday 8 July 2019 to Friday 12 July 2019.
  • Reason: Carriageway resurfacing works.
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Seedhill Road, Paisley, from Mill Street to Cochran Street

  • Duration: Monday 8 July 2019 to Sunday 25 August 2019.
  • Reason: Carriageway resurfacing works.
  • Diversion: Seedhill Road, Hawkhead Road, Glasgow Road, Mill Street or vice versa. 
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Sempill Avenue, Erskine

  • Duration: Monday 8 July 2019 to Friday 12 July 2019.
  • Reason: Carriageway resurfacing works.
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Amochrie Road, Paisley from Foxbar Road to Brediland Road

  • Duration: Phase 1 extents (08/07/2019 till 21/07/2019) - Amochrie Road, from Brediland Road to Mogarth Avenue.  Phase 2 extents (22/07/2019 till 04/08/2019) - Amochrie Road, from Mogarth Avenue to Foxbar Road
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing works to take place
  • Diversion: Alternative route for phase 1 & 2:  Brediland Road, Foxbar Road or Vice Versa.  
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Auchengreoch Road, Johnstone, from Spateston Road, southwards for a distance of 65m

  • Duration: Monday 8 July 2019 to Wednesday 17 July 2019.
  • Reason: Water main repairs.
  • Diversion: Auchengreoch Road, Auchenlodment Road, Rannoch Road, Beith Road or vice versa. 
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Bridge of Weir Road, Linwood from Clippens Roundabout, westwards for a distance of 750m

  • Duration: Wednesday 10 July 2019 to Tuesday 30 July 2019.
  • Reason: This is to allow for Scottish Water works to take place
  • Diversion: Bridge of Weir Road, Barochan Road, Darluith Road, Clippens Road or vice versa

Road Closure: Spey Avenue, Paisley, from Don Drive to Beauly Drive

  • Duration: Friday 12 July 2019 to Monday 5 August 2019.
  • Reason: This is to allow for Scottish Water works to take place
  • Diversion: Spey Avenue, Leitchland Road, Brediland Road, Spey Avenue or Vice Versa.

Road Closure: High Street/Wellmeadow Street, Paisley, from Storie Street to Walker Street

  • Duration: Sunday 14 July between 0500 and 1100 hours.
  • Reason: Outlander TV filming. 
  • Diversion: Wellmeadow Street, Broomlands Street, Maxwellton Street, George Street, Canal Street, Causeyside Street, New Street or vice versa. 
  • Emergency access will be maintained. 

Road Closure: Renfrew Road, Paisley from Lochore Avenue to Turner Drive

  • Duration: Monday 15 July 2019 to Friday 19 July 2019.
  • Diversion: Renfrew Road, Netherhill Road, Marjory Drive, Gallowhill Road, Arkleston Road, Renfrew Road or vice versa. 
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Kings Crescent, Elderslie, from Main Road to Glenpatrick Road

  • Duration: Monday 15 July 2019 to Friday 19 July 2019.
  • Reason: Carriageway resurfacing works.
  • Diversion: Main Road, Glenpatrick Road or vice versa. 
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Springfield Park, Johnstone from building number 37 to building number 46

  • Duration: Monday 15 July 2019
  • Reason: This is to allow for ironwork repairs to take place
  • Diversion: Springfield Park, Canal Road, Campbell Street, Beith Road, Overton Road, Springfield Park or vice versa
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Moorfoot Avenue, Paisley, from Ochil Drive to Grampian Avenue

  • Duration: Monday 15 July 2019 to Thursday 8 Augsut 2019
  • Reason: This is to allow for Scottish Water works to take place
  • Diversion: Grampian Avenue, Campsie Drive or Vice Versa.

Road Closure: Garnieland Road, Erskine, from Newshot Drive to Hawthorn Crescent

  • Duration: Monday 15 July 2019 to Friday 19 July 2019
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing works to take place
  • Diversion: Newshot Drive, Florish Road, Garnieland Road or vice versa
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Barrhill Road, Erskine, from Rashielee Road to Portesse

  • Duration: Monday 15 July 2019 to Friday 19 July 2019
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing works to take place
  • Diversion: Barrhill Road, Bridgeway, Rashieway, Rashielee Avenue, Rashielee Road or vice versa
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Linwood Road (North-West direction only), Paisley, from East Avenue to West Avenue

  • Duration: Friday 19 July 2019 to Friday 26 July 2019
  • Reason: Carriageway resurfacing works.
  • Diversion: Main Road, Thornhill, Thorn Brae, High Street, Barochan Road, Bridge of Weir Road, Kashmir Avenue, Linwood Road. 
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Beith Road, Johnstone, from Hallhill Road to Auchengreoch Road

  • Duration: Monday 22 July 2019 to Friday 26 July 2019.
  • Reason: Carriageway resurfacing works.
  • Diversion: Hallhill Road, Spateston Road, Auchengreoch Road or vice versa. 
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Greenock Road, Bishopton, from Barrangary Road to Kingston Road

  • Duration: Monday 22 July 2019 to Sunday 11 August 2019.
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing works to take place
  • Diversion: Barrangary Road, Greenock Road, Kingston Road, Old Greenock Road, Southbar Road or Vice Versa
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained.

Road Closure: Brown Street, Renfrew, from Victoia Drive West, north-eastwards for a distance of 118m

  • Duration: Monday 22 July 2019 to Sunday 4 August 2019.
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway works to take place
  • Diversion: Victoria Drive West, Clark Street, Porterfield Road, Paisley Road, Craigielea Road or vie versa
  • Emergency access will be maintained

Road Closure: Huntly Road,, Hillington, from Kelvin Avenue to Napier Road

  • Duration: Sunday 28 July 2019
  • Reason: This is to allow for ironwork repairs to take place
  • Diversion: Kelvin Avenue, Napier Road or vice versa
  • Emergency access will be maintained

Road Closure: Linwood Road (North-West direction only), Paisley, from West Avenue to Linclive Interchange

  • Duration: Monday 29 July 2019 to Friday 2 August 2019.
  • Reason: This is to allow for carriageway resurfacing works to take place
  • Diversion: Main Road, Thornhill, Thorn Brae, High Street, Barochan Road, Bridge of Weir Road, Kashmir Avenue, Linwood Road. 

Road Closure: Semple Avenue, Lochwinnoch

  • Duration: Monday 5 August 2019
  • Reason: This is to allow for ironwork repairs to take place
  • Emergency and limited local access will be maintained
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