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Street Lighting

From this page you can report a broken street light, illuminated bollard or illuminated road sign. It will also tell you how to report emergency faults.

Report a street lighting problem

Before reporting, please note that street lights along certain roads will be switched off between midnight and 5.30am as part of the 'Selective Part-night Street Lighting' scheme. Please see the Related Pages section for further information.

To report a street lighting problem, please go to the Top Tasks section on this page and complete the 'Continue to report a street lighting problem' form. 

On completion of the form you will receive an acknowledgement and appropriate action will be taken to rectify the fault.

Emergency faults

Some faults are categorised as emergencies, such as missing street light doors, electrical wires showing, top of lights hanging loose and street lights, illuminated signs or illuminated bollards being damaged, knocked down by vehicles or vandalised.


Please can you report these on 0800 032 5349 as soon as possible. We aim to attend to these faults within one hour.

General street lighting enquiries

For general enquiries relating to street lighting please contact SSE Enterprise.


Other faults

To report any other highways issue please see the Related Pages section.


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