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Street lighting

Find out about street lighting in the borough and how to report a fault.

Responsibility for upgrading and replacing the borough's street lighting lies with Skanska Infrastructure Services.

Who manages the street lighting?

Skanska Infrastructure Services (operating in Croydon and Lewisham as ‘Croydon and Lewisham Lighting Services Ltd’) manage the street lighting.

Time frame for repairs

The following response times applies for faults identified or reported:

  • emergency attendance – 1 hour

  • repair defective lighting apparatus – 4 days

  • repair underground electrical faults – 30 days.

Report a light that is not working

You can either: