Parishes and communities

Aerial view of the Melton Mowbray distributor road

Environmental and transport related information which we think parish councils and communities will find useful.

If you have any questions relating to highways, transport and the environment, please email:

Latest news and have your say on consultations that may affect your local communities.

Information and guidance for parish councils and communities on processes and services you may find useful.

A quick way to find out about some of our environment and transport related services, including planned road works.

Safeguarding biodiversity in Leicestershire is a key feature of sustainability and crucial to the quality of life for local communities.

Public rights of way information for parishes and communities.

Applying for a licence under Section 178 of the Highways Act for permanent or temporary attachments over, along or across the highway, such as hanging baskets, seasonal decorations, banners, catenary wires or electrical equipment.