Road infrastructure

Operation of the road network including speed limits, signage and road signs.

Services

  1. Pay the Dartford Crossing charge (Dart Charge) by post

    Use this form to pay the Dartford Crossing charge (Dart Charge) in advance by post.

  2. Pay a parking fine

    Find out how to pay a local council for a parking fine or parking ticket - if it’s a penalty charge notice (PCN)

  3. Set up or cancel a Dart Charge account by post

    Set up or cancel a new Dart Charge account by post. Local residents should use the local resident application form for additional discounts.

  1. Challenge a parking fine

    Contact a local council to challenge a parking fine or parking ticket - if it’s a penalty charge notice (PCN)

  2. Form TE9: Witness Statement - Unpaid Penalty Charge (Parking)

    Form TE9: Witness Statement - Unpaid Penalty Charge (Parking).

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Pay the Dartford Crossing charge (Dart Charge)

    Paying the Dart Charge: how much it costs, setting up an account, paying a Penalty Charge Notice (PCN), applying for a local resident discount

  2. Speed limits

    A limit of 30 miles per hour or 48 kilometres per hour usually applies to all traffic on all roads with street lighting

  3. Parking fines and penalty charge notices

    How to pay or challenge a penalty charge notice (PCN) or parking ticket - fixed penalty notice (FPN), standard or excess charge notice

  1. Know your traffic signs

    • Guidance
    • Department for Transport
  2. How to drive on a smart motorway

    • Detailed guide
    • Highways England
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News and communications

Policy and engagement

  1. Remote control parking and motorway assist: proposals for amending regulations and the Highway Code
  2. Future of lane rental schemes for roadworks
  3. A38 Derby Junctions Improvements
  1. New ways to report road accidents to the police

    • Department for Transport
    • Closed consultation
    • Date closed 24 April 2018
  2. Nationally significant transport infrastructure projects

    • Department for Transport
    • Policy paper
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Transparency

  1. Smart Motorway Programmes contractor details

    • Highways England
    • Foi release
  2. A56 street lighting works

    • Highways England
    • Foi release
  3. Correspondence between Highways England and Alistair Burt MP

    • Highways England
    • Foi release
  4. A12 Re-designation as A47

    • Highways England
    • Foi release
  5. M25 junction 5 to 7 third year evaluation report

    • Highways England
    • Research
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