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Variable Speed Limit System

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2021 - Late 2021
Estimated Project Cost:$4,500,000
Australian Government Contribution:$1,100,000

Project Description

The project involves the design and installation of a variable speed limit system on the Tuggeranong Parkway between Cotter Road and the Glenloch Interchange to allow Transport Canberra City Services to vary speeds to manage traffic congestion. This includes variable message  signs, communication connections, closed circuit television cameras and speed and volume detectors.


  • Improve road safety for all road users
  • Reduce congestion and improve travel times
  • Improve efficiency and network reliability
  • Improve accessibility and connectivity of road networks


The Australian Government has committed $1.1 million


The project is expected to commence mid 2021, and be completed by late 2021.

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Project details last updated: 16/06/2021