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Report a pothole

Tell us if you see a pothole on a road, pavement or walkway in Gateshead.

You will need to tell us the exact location of the pothole.

Report a pothole

We assess each pothole by the risk it poses to road users. The factors to we take into account include:

  • size and depth of the pothole
  • traffic type, speed and volume
  • road alignment
  • visibility
  • the position in the road.

We aim to repair potholes within 4 weeks of being reported.

Contact us

Construction Services
Gateshead Council
Civic Centre
Regent Street

Phone: 0191 433 7000
Minicom: 0191 433 7554

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