Report a road fault or near misses

Help yourself and others by reporting any road or street faults you see on your cycle routes to the relevant local authority.

Problems may include things like: missing manhole covers, poor or uneven surfacing, overgrown hedges, potholes, faulty lighting, debris or glass on the cycle path or highway.

Where is the problem?For a NON-URGENT reportFor an URGENT report
– will cause accident or injury if not made safe immediately
e.g. missing drain or manhole cover
Report by email
BristolOnline report form


Bristol Cycling Bugbears (to report minor issues across the city that make cycling and walking less enjoyable)
0117 922 2100
(in office hours)
or
0117 922 2050
(out of hours emergency)
Email
Bath & NE Somerset Online report form
01225 394041
(in office hours)
or
01225 477477
(out of hours emergency)
Email
North SomersetOnline report form01275 888802
(in office hours)
or
01934 622669
(out of hours emergency)
Email
South GloucestershireOnline report form01454 868000
(in office hours)
or
01454 868009
(out of hours emergency)
Email

Outside West of England

  • To report road faults in other areas – visit FillThatHole, a website run by the national cycling charity, CTC. The information you provide goes direct to the local authority responsible for fixing the problem.
  • Download the FillThatHole mobile app for iPhone or Android, and you can report any road or street fault direct from the kerbside!

Report dangerous driving

To report a case of dangerous driving – either call the Avon and Somerset police on 0845 4567000 or fill in an online report form:

  • If you are involved in an actual collision involving personal injury and/or damage, or if you want to report an extreme and dangerous manner of driving, please complete the Report a Crime or Incident form.
  • If you have experienced a ‘near miss’ when out on your bike – please help the police improve cycling safety by filling in a Cycling Near Miss report form. This is used to gather data for research purposes only.