Roads and transport

Highway maintenance, parking, Blue Badges, roadworks, road adoption, street lights, traffic and lorry management, public travel, rights of way and cycling.

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How we manage highway maintenance

How Suffolk highways are maintained, what to do if there's an highway maintenance emergency and how to claim for damage caused by highway defects.

Maintaining roads, pavements and verges

Information about road, pavement and verge maintenance and defects, including potholes, roadworks, drainage, resurfacing, obstructions and vegetation.


Information on parking including, the Blue Badge scheme for disabled parking, how to apply for a dropped kerb and residential parking schemes.


View current and planned road works, find out how roadworks may affect you, applying for temporary road closures, and read about our road improvements projects.

Road adoption

About council maintainable routes, public highways, private roads, roundabout sponsorship and how to make a road adoption query.

Street lighting and other lit equipment

Report a problem with a street light, pedestrian crossing or traffic signal quickly and easily online and how street lighting repairs are managed in Suffolk.

Traffic management and road safety

We manage roads and promote road safety using education campaigns, speed limits and signs.

Lorry management

We work with freight and haulage companies to ensure that lorries use the most suitable routes and roads in Suffolk.

Public transport and transport planning

How to apply for an age related free travel bus pass; find bus timetables and public transport advice and the transport plans and policies for Suffolk.

Public rights of way

Find out about how we maintain public rights of way as part of the public highways network in Suffolk.


Join in events for Suffolk's Year of Cycling and about Suffolk Spokes; find a list of cycling route maps for Suffolk and about the Suffolk Cycling Strategy.

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