For information regarding public highways within Doncaster and how to view the Highways Register.
An agreement under Section 38 of the Highways Act 1980 can be used where an applicant proposes to construct a new estate road for residential, industrial or general purpose traffic as the legal means by which the road becomes a public highway.
A Section 278 of the Highways Act 1980 agreement can be used to licence a developer to carry out improvement works on public highway which are generally necessary where planning permission has been granted for a development.
To place a skip on the highway, without first applying for and being granted a licence, is an offence under The Highways Act 1980 and may result in prosecution.
Please follow the links below for details of:
Doncaster Council highways maintenance policies and strategies.
Doncaster Council deliver a wide range of work to highway assets, both planned and reactive. For a number of these, target service levels and performance figures are established.
Doncaster Council deliver a wide range of work on the public highway, both planned scheme work and reactive maintenance work. Details of our planned maintenance programmes can be found here.
The council is responsible for maintaining the roads (technically known as 'carriageways') and pavements (known as 'footways') of adopted highways within the borough.
Armthorpe Lane Bridge will be closed from 8 January 2019 until the summer.