The council provides a vehicle crossing facility (dropped kerb) which is safe, serviceable and fit for purpose and is of a quality that reflects acceptable standards and specifications within the maintenance limitations of the existing footway.
Apply for a dropped kerb
If you would like to apply for a vehicle crossing facility, complete the following e-form and someone will contact you to discuss your requirements.
Frequently asked questions
How soon does an inspector attend to measure up for a dropped kerb?
When the request for a dropped kerb has been received an inspection usually takes place within two to three weeks.
How soon after the inspector visits is the quotation sent out?
The quotation usually goes out a week after the inspection by 2nd class post.
When will the work on the dropped kerb begin?
Once the completed form is received confirming acceptance, installation is normally within six weeks.
Can I pay for my dropped kerb by instalments?
No, it has to be paid for in full prior to the work starting.
Can I put a dropped kerb in or do I have to go through the Council?
Customers cannot put in dropped kerbs themselves.
The technical specifications, term and conditions information is available as a pdf in the documents section of this page.
- Dropped kerb technical spec and terms and conditions
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