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Roads and transport

Roadworks, potholes, dropped kerbs, parking, Blue Badges, gritting, flooding, Suffolk Highways and reporting a problem on a road or pavement.


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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.

Check which roads are gritted in Suffolk

See which roads are gritted and kept free from snow and ice by Suffolk Highways and how to keep up to date on Twitter in severe weather.

Apply for a highways licence

How to apply for a highway licence such as skips, scaffolding, mobile elevating work platforms or container cabins.

Roads, pavements and verges

Details of road, pavement and verge maintenance and defects, including potholes, roadworks, drainage, resurfacing, vegetation, salting, gritting and snow.


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


Current and planned roadworks or road and street closures and how this affects you and information about road improvements projects in Suffolk.

Flooding and drainage

Find information on who holds the responsibility for flooding in Suffolk, and how to report a flood in Suffolk.

Street lighting, traffic signals and pedestrian crossings

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.

Road adoption

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

Traffic management and road safety

Find out how we manage roads and promote road safety using education campaigns, speed limits and signs.

Lorry management

Working with freight and haulage companies to ensure that HGV or lorries use the most suitable routes, roads or villages in Suffolk

Public transport

How to apply for an age related free travel bus pass or renew a bus pass, public transport information for Suffolk and Local Links travel resources.

Transport strategy and planning

Strategy and plans for Suffolk, including Lake Lothing Crossing, Upper Orwell Crossings and proposed development of Chilton Woods, Sudbury.

Public rights of way

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

Report a problem with a cycle lane

Report a problem with cycle lanes or tracks in Suffolk quickly and easily online by using our Highways Reporting Tool.

Community Self-Help Scheme

Empowering town and parish councils to deliver minor maintenance works within their communities.