Apply for a temporary road closure
Information and details on how to apply for a temporary road closure
Initially, please contact Dorset Highways. We may pass your enquiry to your district or borough council for minor street/road closure for events such as street fairs and parties.
Initially, please contact Dorset Highways. We may pass your enquiry to the relevant County Council Technician in Highway Operations for further guidance if you are requesting a major street or road closure.
Current road closures
Information on current road closures and roadworks can be found at the Roadworks information page.
Organising events on the highway
If you are organising a street party or other event that may require a road or pavement to be closed or blocked, you should contact Dorset County Council's Road Space Management Team. Advice about the law, safety and an application pack for street parties are available.