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This framework sets out how we, together with the Department for Transport, manage and deliver major road improvement projects.

Hazardous Goods

The Dartford - Thurrock River Crossing

With effect from 1 January 2010 the Dartford River Crossing tunnels are classed as Category C under the European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR).

Within the C classification there are specific procedures and control measures that must be complied with to allow the transit of these specific goods.

A number of goods falling within the Category C classification will only be permitted to transit the tunnels between 22.30 and 05.30.

The following links to the Dangerous Goods Database.

In case of query during this transition phase please contact the Crossing Operator prior to travel on 01322 221603.