KCC are responsible for

  • Roadworks
  • Street lights (Parish and district councils own and look after some and some are privately owned).
  • Potholes
  • Grass
  • Traffic lights
  • Highway drainage

For a full list of all road issues KCC are responsible for please visit their what we look after webpage.

Road signs and markings

We, along with Kent County Council are jointly responsible for the upkeep of road signs and road markings in the borough.

We are responsible for

  • Street name plates
  • Most signs which indicate limited parking places
  • Parking restriction signs
  • Road markings which relate to parking restrictions. For example school 'keep clear' markings
  • Resident disabled parking bays