Contact Us

All initial enquiries for Suffolk County Council should be made through our Customer Service team to make sure that they are passed on to the correct office.

Suffolk County Council Customer Services
1st Floor
54 Ipswich Street
Suffolk IP14 1AD

Telephone: 0345 606 6171

You can also use the online report form for any problems on public rights of way:

Protection and maintenance are carried out by Suffolk County Council's area offices at:


Telephone, fax and email details

East Area ROW Office
Blyth Road Industrial Estate
IP19 5EN

Tel: 0345 606 6171


West Area ROW Office
Rougham Industrial Estate
Bury St Edmunds
Suffolk IP30 9ND

Tel: 0345 606 6171


If you have a general query relating to the definitive map, how rights of way are recorded, statutory processes such as how to make a formal application for a new right of way or how to submit a statutory declaration, or if you have some information you think may be of interest or a comment about this website, then please write, telephone or email us at:
The Definitive Map Team
Public Rights of Way and Access
Phoenix House
3 Goddard Road

Telephone: 0345 606 6171


If you have a query relating to changing the definitive map through the public path order process please contact the district or borough council for your area:

Forest Heath District Council & St Edmundsbury Borough Council

Cheryl Froud (Highways Officer, Property Services)
West Suffolk House
Western Way
Bury St Edmunds
Suffolk IP33 3YU

Tel: 01284 757319


Babergh & Mid Suffolk District Councils

Communities Officer (Public Rights of Way)
Community Services
Council Offices
131 High Street
Needham Market
Suffolk IP6 8DL

Tel: 01449 724634

Fax: 01449 724655



Suffolk Coastal and Waveney District Councils

The Rights of Way Support Officer
East Suffolk House
Station Road
Melton, Suffolk IP12 1RT


Tel: 01394 444508

Fax: 01394 385100


SCDC Web: SCDC Rights of Way webpages

WDC web: WDC Rights of Way webpage

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