Report a street light problem

This form is not for reporting road traffic signal issues - please visit report road traffic signal issues page.

Report a street light problem

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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

0131 200 2000