These pages contain information about the transport, roads and streets of Bassetlaw. 


Some of the information links to external websites where the responsibility does not belong to Bassetlaw District Council.

Roads, Highways, Pavements, Street Lighting

The roads, highways and pavements in Bassetlaw are the responsibility of Nottinghamshire County Council as Highway Authority for the area.  This includes the repairing and maintaining of roads, pavements, street furniture, street lighting and illuminated traffic signs. More information on the roads of Bassetlaw.

Abandoned Vehicles

The Council investigate numerous reports of abandoned vehicles in Bassetlaw.  To report an abandoned vehicle, fill in our report an abandoned vehicle form.

MOT Testing

The Council carry out an MOT service to private and commercial vehicles.  For more information visit the MOT Testing page.

Street Care and Cleaning

We provide a range of street care and cleaning services, including cleaning streets, emptying litter bins, and removing illegal rubbish dumps, graffiti and fly-posters.  For more information visit our Street Care and Cleaning section.

Public Rights of Way

A public right of way means that anyone may pass or re-pass along a right of way at any time.  They provide a route into the countryside and around towns.  More information on Public Rights of Way.

Public Transport

Getting around Bassetlaw and planning a journey into or away from Bassetlaw can sometimes seem quite difficult.  But help is at hand.  More information and links to information on the public transport in Bassetlaw.


The waterways around Bassetlaw are not the responsibility of the District Council, however, we have put together a few websites for you information.  Visit the Waterways in Bassetlaw page.