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.
The council is responsible for maintaining the roads (technically known as 'carriageways') and pavements (known as 'footways') of adopted highways within the borough.
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.
Armthorpe Lane Bridge will be closed from 8 January 2019 until the summer.
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.
Find out how to apply for or renew a parking permit, report a faulty street light, report pot holes, get information about the blue badge scheme, current roadworks, highway licensing, parking, road safety and traffic management.
Doncaster Council highways maintenance policies and strategies.
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.
Any person or organisation wishing to excavate in the public highway not being a statutory undertaker must obtain a licence under section 50 of the New Roads and Streetworks Act 1991.