Report an issue with a belisha beacon

Use this form to report an issue with a belisha beacon.

Before you start

You should report any fault relating to a Red Route (A316 or A205) directly to Transport for London (TfL) - any reports we receive will be passed on to TfL along with your contact details.

If a belisha beacon is dangerous or could cause physical damage, please contact us immediately on 020 8891 1411. This may be the case where it is:

  • Leaning/fallen
  • Wires exposed
  • Smoking/sparking

Do not attempt to help by covering up or touching the wires, and warn children to keep away if necessary.

You will need

To be able to describe the location of and problem with the belisha beacon.  

What happens next

Our street lighting contractor will aim to inspect and repair the fault within five working days, although electrical faults may take longer.

We may contact you for further information if you provide contact details.

Start my report

Short - this form shouldn’t take long to complete.

Updated: 20 April 2017