Maintaining Our Roads

We look after the condition of roads in Bournemouth and make sure that roads are safe to use. We work on roads, traffic signals, drainage, street lighting, paths and bridges. You can report any damage to us so we can make repairs. We issue updates of any roadworks or closures so you can plan your journeys around any possible delays


We have received additional funding from the Department for Transport to be spent on our highway asset in Bournemouth

Abandoned Vehicles

We're responsible for removing abandoned cars or vans from the roads around the town. Please report abandoned vehicles to us.

Apply To Close A Road

Find out how you can apply for a temporary road closure for works on the highway or street parties

Get Approval To Work On The Street

How to get approval to work on the street

Keeping Streets Safe In Extreme Weather

How we keep our streets safe in bad weather, including gritting the roads, clearing snow and dealing with flooding.

Policy and Strategy

Our policy and strategies detail how we keep our roads safe and well maintained, delivering a high quality highway service achieving value for money.


How to report potholes in the road or pavement. We are responsible for the repair and maintenance of potholes to keep roads and pavements safe.


Use this interactive map to find out details of current roadworks, road closures and traffic restrictions within Bournemouth, as well as nationally.

What We Look After

As part of keeping our roads safe we also look after traffic signals, drainage, street lighting, paths and bridges.

Works Programme

We maintain roads, traffic signals, drainage, street lighting, paths and bridges. Our works programme tells you where and what we plan to work on



Contact Us


General Enquiries

01202 451451


Customer Services Centre

St Stephens Road


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