East Lothian Council

Winter road maintenance

Frequently Asked Questions About Gritting

Digger clearing snow

In response to the number of questions and comments we have received from residents, businesses and visitors throughout East Lothian about our winter maintenance service we have put together a list of frequently asked questions.

These question and answers have been provided to give an indication of what happens in winter weather conditions within East Lothian Council; they are not intended as being a statement of policy. Each day is different and we have to be able to act accordingly.

Anyone with a question related to road and pavement gritting, snow clearing or any winter maintenance related question should look over the questions and answers before getting in touch. Your question or one very similar may have been asked by somebody else.

If you your question hasn't been answered please contact us using the details on the left or by completing the Ask a Question form.

Environmental Services

Telephone: 01875 824305

Out of hours emergency contact

Telephone: 01875 612818

East Lothian Council, John Muir House Brewery Park Haddington East Lothian EH41 3HA.