Upper Hunter motorists advised of changed traffic conditions on Golden Highway, east of Sandy Hollow

MOTORISTS are advised of changed traffic conditions on the Golden Highway from next week for essential maintenance work to be carried out in the Upper Hunter.

Transport for NSW will carry out the work, which involves rebuilding a two-kilometre section of the highway east of Sandy Hollow.

Work is scheduled to take place from January 20, between 7am and 5pm from Monday to Friday.

It's expected to be complete by February 28, weather permitting.

Lane closures and a reduced speed limit of 40km/h will be in place for the safety of workers and motorists.

Road users may experience delays of up to 10 minutes and should allow extra travel time.

Transport for NSW thanks motorists for their patience during this time.

For the latest traffic updates download the Live Traffic NSW App, visit livetraffic.com or phone 132 701.

This story Road users can expect delays first appeared on Hunter Valley News.