Apply for a permanent road closure
Details for permanently closing part of a public road, also known as 'stopping up'.
You will need to contact the correct people depending on which law the closure comes under:
|Act||Section of Act||Contact|
|Town and Country Planning Act 1990||Section 247||Gov.uk: National transport casework team|
|Town and Country Planning Act 1990||Section 257||contact us (the closure can only be processed if it is for an approved planning application or a government department)|
|Highways Act 1980||Section 116||contact us (we will have to apply for a Magistrate's Court Order and the road can only be closed if it is deemed no longer necessary for public use)|