Roads, footpaths, pavements and verges maintenance and repair

Swindon Borough Council is responsible for the maintenance and repair of all council owned (adopted) Roads, Highways, Footpaths, Pavements, Cycleways, Backways and Verges within the Borough.

The full list of roads adopted by the Council is included in our Freedom of Information (FOI) Database.

Please report problems with the A419 or M4 to Highways England.

Report a problem

To help us give the highest priority to the most urgent repairs when reporting a problem please indicate:

  1. The road or footpath on which the defect is located
  2. Where on the road or footpath the defect is located (i.e. outside House No.25)
  3. The approximate width and depth of the defect

Report a road or highway problem online

If the problem is in relation to a Pothole, please report this via the Pothole Page.

Response times 

Problems which require prompt attention because they represent an immediate or imminent risk to the public are assessed and inspected and made safe within one hour, following up with any permanent repair work within 6 weeks.

Problems of a less severe nature are inspected within 10 working days, with permanent repair work scheduled in to the Maintenance Programme.

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