Roads and pavements: what we do


Lights and signals

Street lights and illuminated signs

  • Regularly check 41,000 street lights and 8,000 illuminated signs
  • Fix dangerous faults within an hour of being informed
  • Repair faults (except those caused by a power failure) within 10 working days of being informed

Find more information and street light FAQs on the East Sussex Highways website

Traffic lights and Pelican crossings

  • Regularly check over 200 sets of traffic lights and pedestrian crossings
  • Repair faults (except those caused by a power failure) within one working day of being informed
  • Replace faulty lamps within one working day of being informed
  • Put up warning signs within 4 hours of being advised, if traffic lights or pelican crossings are out of action.

Find more information and traffic light FAQs on the East Sussex Highways website.

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