Highways development control
The Island Roads Development Control Team is responsible for:
- searches (highway adoption enquiries)
- street naming and numbering
- highway adoption (S38/S278/S228 applications)
- highway responses to planning applications
- supervision/delivery of planning related highway improvement schemes
How can I obtain Highways advice on a planning/ development proposal?
The Island Roads
Development Control Team offer a free pre-application advice service. You may
book an appointment with an engineer to discuss your proposal. The appointment
may take the form of an office-based meeting, a telephone conversation, or an
online Teams meeting. Or, you can submit your request to the team via email and
you will receive a detailed written response within 10 business days.
Who do I contact if I have a road adoption enquiry?
Roads Development Control Team will be happy to deal with any highway adoption
/ highway search enquiries you may have.
Is there a fee associated with a highway adoption / highway search enquiry?
Yes, should you need written confirmation of highway status or to a highway search enquiry there is a fee for this service. Please contact Island Roads by telephone 01983 822440 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Who do I contact for information regarding a Section 38 or Section 278 Agreement?
general enquiries should be submitted to the Island Roads Development Control