Report a street light problem

Street light problems

You can report a dark or broken street light below.

Report a street light problem

Street lighting emergencies 

Examples emergency issues include

  • missing panels
  • exposed wiring
  • hanging light covers
  • a burning or smoking light
  • lamp posts damaged by a road traffic accident
  • anything liable to cause harm or damage to a person or property.

If the problem is a threat to safety or more than five consecutive lights dark in one area please use our emergency contact number

  • 0800 23 23 23 Monday to Thursday 8am to 5pm and Friday 8am to 3.40pm
  • 0131 200 2000 weekdays 5pm to 8am and weekends.

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