Richmondshire District Council

Richmondshire District Council own and maintain more than 1,500 lighting units across the district.

Use this form to:

  • Report a faulty street light

Issues not dealt with in this form

  • Highway lighting:  North Yorkshire County Council is responsible for maintaining the majority of street lights in North Yorkshire. They're identified by a number painted in black on a yellow background on the lamp post.

    You can report a problem with these lights via the county council website

What happens next?

  • Emergency faults, such as lights knocked over, will be attended to within four hours
  • We aim to correct standard faults within five working days of the report
  • Other works, such as street light replacements and those which involve the electricity supply, will be completed within ten weeks

What you'll need to provide

  • Your details
  • Location of the faulty street light
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