Shropshire Council

Development on the highway

The Highways Development Control Team:

  • give advice as a consultee on planning applications to planning development control
  • deal with pre-planning enquiries into potential development sites
  • ensure that roads are constructed to suitable standards so as to be adopted
  • secure improvements to the highway associated with new development
  • respond to highway and optional questions to land charge searches on the Con 29 form
  • respond to highway information enquiries regarding highway extents and other search-related enquiries
  • respond to applications to provide new vehicle accesses (dropped kerbs)
  • accept card payments by phone for enquiries regarding highway extents and new vehicle accesses

Use the links on this page to find out more.

Should you need to contact us, please use the following contact details:

  • Phone: 01743 255493
  • Email:
  • Address:  Highways Development Control, Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ND