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Highways Maintenance Policy

The Highway Maintenance Policy sets out the level of service  which is one way in which the council can determine whether or not it is meeting customer expectations and its statutory obligations in the delivery of its highways asset management service. They enable the council to:

  • Ensure that operational activities actively support the achievement of the council’s strategic goals
  • Determine if adequate focus is given to what is important to the customer
  • Evaluate priorities and value for money
  • Document and measure the service provided

Levels of service are categorized by:

  • Customer expectations – are we meeting customer expectations in terms of
    safety, availability and accessibility?
  • Condition assessment – are we maintaining the highway assets to an appropriate


The documents available for download explain in detail the above.

The recently approved Highways Infrastructure Asset Management Plan  Section 4 – Levels of Services  supersedes  section 4 and 5 of Part 1 of the Highway Maintenance policy Statement & Plan.