Roadworks and road closures

Information about road works and closures in Dumfries and Galloway.

We're not responsible for all of the roads across Dumfries and Galloway and you can  to find out if we maintain specific routes.

We aren't responsible for trunk roads in the region:

  • A75, A76, A701 (from A75 to A74(M) only), A77 (Stranraer North) and A751 - Amey South-West Unit (call 0800 042 0188)
  • A7 - Bear Scotland (call 01738 448 600)
  • M74 - Autolink (call 08457 966 666)

You can get information on Scotland's trunk roads network (including live travel updates) from Traffic Scotland website dedicated website .

Planned Roadworks

We publish notices advising of upcoming closures in the region, these notices are advertised on the Tellmescotland website and in local newspapers. You can also register for email alerts about upcoming roadworks on the Tellmescotland website .

Our road maintenance and geographical information systems are currently under review and, therefore, our interactive map showing work being carried out locally is unavailable at the present time.  

See works being planned or carried out by the Council and other agencies

Email or call 030 33 33 3000 for further information.

You can also view roadworks information for Dumfries and Galloway for the period 11 to 17 December 2023 at document below
Icon for pdf Roadworks Report - Week Commencing 11 December 2023 [PDF - 196KB]


Submit a road closure request

Further information

Maintaining public roads

We inspect all our roads annually and make repairs according to priority.

You should report any defects causing an immediate danger to road users or pedestrians immediately by calling 030 33 33 3000.

You can report less urgent issues on  via our online reporting system:

Tell us about a pothole or other road defect

Surface Dressing FAQ's

To help provie general information and advice, we have collated an information sheet on what are our most frquently asked questions on surface dressing

View our Surfacing Dressing FAQ [PDF - 143KB]

Page last updated: 08/12/2023
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