Maintenance

Can we fix it? Yes we can!

Report a Problem

If you wish to report a problem on a public right of way, please contact us or complete the complaint form.

Who’s responsible for what?

The responsibilities on Public Rights of Way vary, and the following links explain who is responsible in each case.

Caerphilly County Borough Council’s Responsibilities

CCBC are the Highway Authority and Surveying Authority with regard to the public rights of way network in the county. Below is a summary of our duties and responsibilities.

  • Legal duties
  • Network maintenance

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Landowner’s and Manager’s Rights and Responsibilities

Most Public Rights of Way cross land in private ownership. Below is a summary of the landowner’s responsibilities.

  • Know your rights, responsibilities and liabilities
  • Make it easy for visitors to act responsibly
  • Identify possible threats to visitor safety
  • Animals
  • Building and buying near a right of way
  • Altering the legal line
  • Drainage
  • Ploughing and cropping
  • Route reinstatement
  • Minimum legal width
  • Enforcement
  • Public and private access
  • Structures and fencing
  • New structures
  • Fencing
  • Trees and vegetation
  • Trees
  • Overhanging branches

More Information on Landowners and Managers responsibilities

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