20mph in my area
The fourth and final phase of the 20mph rollout came into effect in South Edinburgh on 5 March 2018. The 20mph speed limit covers residential, shopping and city centre streets. A network of 30 and 40 mph roads remains on key arterial routes.
Use our interactive map, or download maps, to see 20mph streets in your area below.
How do I know I am in a 20mph area?
Large 20mph signs mark the entrance and exit of a 20mph area where the speed limit changes, followed by smaller repeater signs or road markings with the speed limit.
|Phase||Area||Speed limit applies from|
City centre and rural west (including South Queensferry, Kirkliston, Ratho, Currie and Balerno)
|31 July 2016|
|Two||North and south central/east||28 February 2017|
|Three||North west/west||16 August 2017|
|Four||South||5 March 2018|