Roads and parking

Our highways department are responsible for maintaining and repairing roads and highways.


Our online portal enables you to pay a parking fine, apply for a permit or find out if you are eligible for the Blue Badge scheme.

Street lighting

Information on what you can do if you are aware of a faulty street light.

Problem vehicles

Guidance on how to report abandoned vehicles, smoky vehicles and vehicles used illegally on council land.

Adopted roads

A list of the recent roads that have been adopted by Blackburn with Darwen.

H-bar road markings

H-bars are white markings which you can have painted across your driveway to deter people from parking there.

Dropped kerb

Information about what a dropped kerb is, and how to get one

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Opening times

The highways team are open from 8.45am to 5pm, Monday to Friday