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Report a blocked grid or drain

If you see a public highway grid or drain is blocked then you can let us know about it by using this online form.

Track a blocked grid report

You can keep up to date about the status of reported faults you have subscribed to in My Account.

If you haven’t got My Account and you would like to track the progress of your report you will need to keep a record of your report number.

Before you start

Some blocked grids could be hazardous or dangerous if it is causing serious risk to a property or road users, such as:

  • flooding is causing an obstruction to a property or road users
  • the grid cover is missing
  • the grid cover is damaged and could cause harm to the public

Please ring 0161 217 6111 immediately to report the issue. To help us quickly fix the fault, you will need to provide as much information as possible about the location of the issue.

For all other faults, please use the form below:

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How we use your data

The council primarily use your data for processing of the form. All information is processed in accordance with our organisational privacy notice. We never sell your data to third parties or use it to market to you without your consent.