Maintenance and roadworks

Roadworks

Up-to-date national roadworks information

Road and pavement resurfacing

Major roads resurfacing 2020-21

Minor roads resurfacing 2020-21

Pavement/footway resurfacing 2020-21

Road problems

You can report a problem with a road (including bridges, potholes, blocked drains, abandoned vehicles and street lighting, amongst other things) online.

Dropped kerbs

You need to have our permission to drop a kerb to your property. We charge an application fee of £75. Further details on requirements are included in the vehicle crossing/dropped kerb application form and vehicle crossing policy.

Access Protection Markings

Disabled parking boxes

Carrying out roadworks

If you want to conduct roadworks, you will need to apply for permission from us.

Guidance

Guidance notes for activities on the public highwayay

The different types of application are:

Section 171 – excavation in the carriageway

Scaffolding and hoarding

Temporary traffic regulation order/notice

Crane/mobile lifting platform permit

Section 50 licence – this is intended for the installation, removal, maintenance or adjustment of private apparatus under the Highway (you should also download the Section 50 Licence guidance document, and the Section 50 Licence registration of works form.)

Portable traffic signals – if you are representing a utility company (statutory undertaker), then you must apply through the South East Highway Authorities and Utilities Committee.

Flooding