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Part-night street lighting consultation

The Council's Cabinet approved the decision to implement part-night lighting across Surrey at its meeting on 18 October 2016. Further details on the programme, roads to be included and answers to frequently asked questions can be found on the dedicated part-night street lighting pages.

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Who maintains Surrey's street lights?

The majority of street and sign lights (over 90,000 units) are maintained by us. Others are owned and maintained by borough or district councils. For example council car parks or recreation areas, as well as some council or trust owned housing areas.


Routine street lighting maintenance programme 2017-18

We have an annual programme of routine maintenance for street lighting which involves checking, cleaning and keeping the street lights in working order.

We schedule several jobs in one day to minimise disruption and most of our work is carried out with a small amount of traffic management – it is usually completed within 10 minutes. Examples of this type of work includes bulk lamp changes, electrical testing, a visual inspection and checking for any other faults.

View the dates of work in your borough or district below. Those not listed will be allocated to a future programme.

Please note: the dates below are subject to change, please visit our roadworks page for the most up to date information on the works happening in your area.

Borough/ districtStreet lights due for maintenanceStart dateEnd date
Epsom & Ewell6,7987 September 20179 January 2018
Mole Valley5,7565 June 20177 September 2017
Runnymede6,69510 February 20175 June 2017
Spelthorne1,7429 January 201710 February 2017
Woking3549 January 201815 January 2018

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