Roadwork locations, report an issue with roadworks, digging a hole on public land, highway charges.
Visit the Roadworks.org website:
Roadworks (external website)
Please note: there should always be a sign on site showing who is doing the work, how long it is expected to take and who to ring in case of an emergency.
A licence is required to dig a hole on public land to, for example, install a new water pipe or other utility service. You will need to use a reputable company who will make an application for a licence as part of the works, as they will have the adequate training and insurance required.
There are a number of fees and charges for a variety of highway items which are reviewed every year. The majority of these fees will be charged to developers, businesses and a small number are relevant for residents.
They can include:
View all highway charges:
Highway Charges 2018-19 (72kb opens in a new window)