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.
Road signs are installed to regulate, advise and give directional information to the road user.
For information regarding public highways within Doncaster and how to view the Highways Register.
Doncaster Council highways maintenance policies for 2016/17.
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 request road markings.
To report a structural issue with a highway. If you believe the problem is dangerous, ring 01302 736000.
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.
Road adoption is a term used to describe the council taking ownership of a 'private street'.
Requests made by us to the Department for Transport for additional highways maintenance funding.