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Road spillages

Report a spillage on the road

  • During office hours, contact Transport for Buckinghamshire on 01296 382 416.
  • For emergency out of hours service (if the spillage is causing a hazard), call Transport for Buckinghamshire on 01296 486 630.
  • For spillages on motorways, call the Highways Agency on 0300 123 5000 (available 24 hours).

If an incident occurs which results in a spillage or debris on the highway, the highway authority, Buckinghamshire Council is responsible. If a spillage happens outside of office hours, Buckinghamshire Council offer an out-of-hours standby service to provide emergency cover.

Road spillages on motorways are very hazardous and should be reported to the Highways Agency (external website).

Scheduled cleaning

We are responsible for the scheduled cleaning of the highway. Contact our joint waste and recycling team for more information about scheduled highway cleaning.

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