Spillage on the road

Spillages on roads or pavements, such as oil spills or paint, can cause a hazard to highway users. They could also pose an environmental or health risk.

Use our eForm to report spillages on the road or pavement.

Report a road or pavement problem

Reporting a spillage

If you see someone actively pouring items on to the road, you can report a road or pavement problem online or contact us.

If you can provide the following information we can clear it up, and pursue the individual:

  • details of the person
  • details of the vehicle
  • the time of the incident
  • the location of the spillage

Do not go near the item or try to take a sample.

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