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
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
County Buildings
Street Farm Road
Suffolk IP17 1AL

Tel: 0345 606 6171


West Area ROW Office
West Suffolk House
Western Way
Bury St Edmunds
Suffolk IP33 1YU

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
Endeavour House
8 Russell 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
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

Tel: 01449 724634

Fax: 01449 724655


Web: Mid Suffolk District Council rights of way webpages

Web: Babergh rights of Way webpages

Suffolk Coastal and Waveney District Councils

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