Events on the highway

Events on the public highway, such as parades and walking days are an important part of the cultural life of the borough.

We will support events on the highway if the procedures outlined below are followed to ensure traffic management and road safety implications are fully addressed.

The minimum notice for events on the highway is 3 months.

Send the completed form to: Traffic Group, PO Box 100, Wigan, WN1 3DS or email it to us.

Organising an event

If the event is on the highway or road, the responsibility for public safety rests with the organiser.

To assist you in managing an event:

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