Use this form to report a faulty light maintained by Eden District Council.

Footway and street light maintenance

Eden District Council maintain the footway lighting for villages in Eden. A few footway lights in Penrith, Appleby, Alston and Kirkby Stephen. Lighting in our car park and on our land.

Cumbria Highways maintain all roadway lighting and the footway lighting on the main roads in Penrith, Appleby, Alston and Kirkby Stephen. They also maintain the footway lighting on most new or recently built housing developments. These lights have a four digit number shown on the lighting column.

Report a faulty light to Cumbria Highways

Report a lighting fault on the Cumbria County Council website or telephone the Highways Hotline 0300 303 2992 during officer hours.

Our response to a faulty light report

We arrange for our contractor to assess the light within 10 working days.