Free windows and doors scam

We have been made aware that there is a company claiming to be from the Royal Borough. We are not involved in this activity. Residents should report this to the police on 101.

2. Planning new estate roads

Where a planning application includes new estate roads, the design must comply with the council's Highway Design Guide.

Designs should also comply with the Government's Manual for Streets.

Before starting construction, developers are asked to enter into an agreement and put up a bond to cover the full cost of road construction.

Alternatively, developers will be required to make a deposit with the council under the Advanced Payments Code.