Hartlepool Borough Council

Frequently Asked Questions: Roads, highways and pavements

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Roads, highways and pavements FAQs

Q: What are alleygates?


Alleygating is a very simple crime preventative measure which involves erecting steel, self locking gates to the ends of alleyways and passages that are the responsibility of the home owners and businesses situated around them.

Telephone the Customer Service Centre on 523333.

Q: How do I get a key for the alleygates at the end of my street?

Q: Who do I report a problem with an alleygate to?

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