Closures, restrictions and permits on rights of way

Apply to close a right of way temporarily

We can close rights of way temporarily if you need to carry out work on or next to one. Call us on 03000 41 11 01 or email to apply.

See closures and restrictions

Some byways are only open to certain types of vehicle or at certain times of day or year.

You can see temporary closures and restrictions online or download the list of traffic regulation orders (PDF, 4.0 MB).

Byway permits

You need a permit to use a car, motorbike or horse drawn vehicle on the following rights of way:

  • KH94 Bredhurst
  • KH219 Lenham
  • MR45A Snodland
  • NS245 and NS221, Luddesdown
  • RS221 and Chapel Lane (part) Halling (experimental order).


We will process your application within 2 weeks.