Searches & Adopted Roads
The Council is the Highway authority for the six
districts within Worcestershire and holds information about the
Status and extent of the public highway for Worcester City,
Redditch, Bromsgrove, Wyre Forest, Malvern Hills and Wychavon.
Roads adopted by Worcestershire County Council
The List of Streets is available for inspection free of charge
in Reception at County Hall, Spetchley Road, Worcester during
normal office hours. (No appointment is necessary) copies are also
available to view at your local district council.
For trunk roads and motorways please contact the Highways Agency on
08457 50 40 30 or 0121
Requesting a Highway Personal Search
Should you require highways information relating to a particular
property or piece of land, we operate a fast and efficient personal
search service delivered by a team of officers trained to interpret
highways records and keep in constant contact with those
responsible for instigating proposals to the highway network within
Worcestershire. This ensures you receive the most up to date
The county council's procedure for personal search enquiries is
- Complete the Highways
Search Enquiry Form (169 KB) and provide a
location plan for the property or land searched against.
- There is a fee of £17.00 for all
or one of the highways questions on the CON29(R)
- There is a fee charged of £7.00 per question
for replies to Q4(b) and Q5 on the CON29(O).
- Please note payment is required in advance by cheque made
payable to Worcestershire County Council and sent
to the address below.
- Alternatively, we can accept electronic payment made via Debit
or Visa Card upon email request to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please do not use this form for obtaining the extents of
Public Highway – please refer to 'Extent of Public Highway' as
Extent of public Highway
Should you require information and a plan showing the extent of
publicly maintainable highway the fee is £45.00
(Note: For large areas a quote will be provided as
charges may be higher). A cheque (payable to Worcestershire
County Council) must be enclosed with your application and
Highways Status and Extent Team
Business, Environment and Community
Worcestershire County Council
If you would like to use the DX postal option you can make the
address out to: DX 29941 Worcester 2.
Get in touch with your local District council for more
To get in touch with your local district council you can find
their contact information on the District Councils page.
- The Highways
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projects, contacts and information on UK Highways.
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This page was last reviewed 14 May 2013 at 11:36.
The page is next due for review 10 November 2014.