Shropshire Council

Facts, figures and FAQs

We own and maintain approximately 18,500 street lights in Shropshire. We're committed to ensuring that these lights operate safely and effectively, providing a safe environment for road users and residents while ensuring good value for money.

Use the links on this page for helpful facts, figures and FAQs about street lighting.

There are some lights in Shropshire which are owned and maintained by town and parish councils. To find out which street lights are our responsibility, take a look at our mapping system and select the Shropshire-maintained street lights layer.