Street lighting

The majority of the street lights are the responsibility of SSE Contracting Ltd. Any faults can be reported on the Somerset County Council website.

Phone SSE fault line: 0845 601 0939 (Monday to Friday 8am – 5pm)

Taunton Deane Borough Council are responsible for street lights on Council owned property, for example public parks and car parks. These will be marked with an H, C or L followed by a number. These can be reported using our Report a problem with a street light form below.


Telephone: 01823 356356

Please ensure you provide as many details as possible to enable us to locate the street light, including a contact telephone number if possible. We will then send a workman to assess the problem with the street light you have reported and repair it as soon as possible.

Report a problem with a street light

Please use this form to report a problem with a TDBC street light

Report it