Pothole Damage Claims

Martin Cutler made this Freedom of Information request to Epping Forest District Council as part of a batch sent to 30 authorities

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Dear Epping Forest District Council,

Please could you provide the process in which motorists should use to make a claim against the council for pothole damage to vehicles.

It would be appreciated if you could include the name of the department responsible for handling claims, telephone number, email address and postal address.

Is there a timeframe in which the claim must be made after the incident and repairs are completed?

Also is there any other information required apart from date/time location, photos of locus, vehicle damage and repairs invoice in order to make claim?

Yours faithfully,

Martin Cutler

Freedom of Information, Epping Forest District Council

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Dear Sir,

 

I refer to your recent Freedom of Information request.

 

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District Council. Highway services and provision within the Epping Forest
District are the responsibility of Essex County Council, who may hold the
information you are seeking. If you have not already done so, you may
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Epping Forest District Council,

Civic Offices,

High Street,

Epping,

Essex, CM16 4BZ.

 

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