Decision details

*Re-published: call-in no longer applies* Re: Driven Carriageway Inspections during Covid-19

Decision Maker: Corporate Director of Business and Environmental Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To amend the current Highways Services Inspection Manual V2.0 to permit in the current exceptional circumstances due to the outbreak of Covid-19 for single person highway inspections of all categories of road for which the Highway Authority is responsible.

Reasons for the decision:

*PLEASE NOTE This decision was originally published on or near the date of the decision and so call in no longer applies. It has been re-published as part of the change in committee management system that we use.*

The intention is to minimise the risk to the Council’s employees by adhering to the Government requirement for social distancing and so that highway inspections are carried out within Public Health England Guidelines during the emergency period.

Publication date: 26/04/2021

Date of decision: 07/05/2020