It is illegal to obstruct roads, pavements and footpaths. We can take legal action against people who cause them.

Report it

Report rubbish, leaves or fly-tipping

Report overhanging trees, hedges or plants

Report a vehicle blocking your dropped kerb

Report building materials on a road or pavement

Report scaffolding or hoardings causing an obstruction

Report a skip causing an obstruction

Report other obstructions

Use the link below to report other obstructions such as:

  • temporary works including traffic lights
  • mud or debris
  • unauthorised traders
  • encroachment of road boundaries
  • discharge of water onto the highway
  • illegal signs
  • electrical cables

Report another obstruction on a road or pavement