Roadworks, Closures and Diversions
also known as: Diversions, land slips, Repairs, Streetworks.
Use this page to find out information about Roadworks, Road Closures and Diversions in Northumberland.
Northumberland County Council now publish weekly bulletins that
will tell you every location where a road will be closed, or
temporary traffic management will be utilised whilst
undertaking essential maintenance works.
Unplanned emergency road closures
Sudden unplanned emergency road closures that are due to bad
weather (snow, ice, flooding etc) are
displayed on our Alerts and Reminders page and on
Latest planned roadworks
If you would like to find out further information regarding any
forward-planned Roadworks on the Northumberland County Council
Highways Network then please click on any of the following
There are currently 11 active landslips in
Clicking on the location name will show you a more detailed page
of information that includes a map showing the proposed diversion
around the road closure.
If you need further details about any closure,
the member of staff to contact is shown at the very bottom of the
Requesting a road closure
All costs involved for both the closure and diversion signing
will have to be met by the person requesting the closure.
As there is a legal and consultative process to be undertaken,
at least 6 weeks notice of closure is required.
A request for a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order should be
submitted to the Northumberland County Council Streetworks Team
using the documentation below.
You can email or fax the application using the details
Fax Number: 01670 534142
How to contact us
a pothole or road maintenance problem
- If you have any problems or enquiries regarding streetworks or
delays on the roads then please email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Alternatively you can telephone us on: 0845 600