Highways grass cutting


The grass cutting operation starts in April. In some urban areas, responsibility has been passed to the Parish Council through devolved services – full list of parishes that have signed up

Grass cutting activities are split into two types – rural grass cutting and urban grass cutting. More details can be found here.

Rural grass cutting – undertaken primarily to ensure that visibility requirements for road users are maintained. 

Urban or Amenity grass cutting – is undertaken to provide an appropriate level of amenity within defined urban areas.


All planned dates are subject to delays caused by weather.