Unwanted debris on the road can cause major delays and puts drivers and pedestrians at risk. If you notice debris on the road, you should report it to the relevant agency.
If the debris is causing a significant obstruction and will place road users in danger, call 999 for immediate police attendance.
Contact Highways England if the obstruction is on a motorway or on one of the following roads:
Your local authority is responsible for the upkeep of all other roads and will assist with the removal of smaller, non-urgent debris from the roadside.