Tyne Tunnels
Tyne Tunnels

The Tyne Tunnels are designated as category ā€œDā€ Tunnels. However further restrictions apply for hazardous loads.

Please refer to the British Toll Tunnels Dangerous Traffic List of Restrictions 14th Edition for further information.

Tunnel Category A

Restrictions
No restrictions for the transport of dangerous goods.

Tunnel Category B

Restrictions
Restriction for Dangerous Goods which may lead to a
Very large explosion

Tunnel Category C

Restrictions
Restriction for Dangerous Goods which may lead to a
Very large explosion
A large explosion
A large toxic release
Dangerous goods restricted in a category B tunnel

Tunnel Category D

Restrictions
Restriction for Dangerous Goods which may lead to a
Very large explosion
Large explosion
Large toxic release
Large fire
Dangerous goods restricted in a category C tunnel.

Tunnel Category E

Restrictions
Restriction for all Dangerous Goods other than UN Nos. 2919, 3291, 3331, 3359 and 3373.