Roads and Rights of Way
Reporting problems on the roads in Dorset
The best way to get something done about a problem on the roads is to report it on the Dorset County Council website. If you notice a pothole, a blocked drain, or an issue with roadworks, go to the website below and follow these steps, selecting the issue you are reporting. This example is for a blocked drain.
Home page on middle of left hand choices select 'Report an issue'
What would you like to report?
Are you reporting an emergency Yes/No
Scroll to bottom of page press Next>
Drainage including flooding and manhole covers Then press 'show more' and select Gully or drain blocked or whatever you wish to report Scroll to bottom of page press Next> And a map will appear where one can zoom to identify exactly where the problem is you wish to report.