Report an empty grit bin

There are 1,272 grit bins across the city, placed at locations where they will assist road users on a self-help basis. They cover potentially hazardous locations such as gradients to busy junctions, steep hills and sharp bends.

You can view the gritting routes and grit bin locations

The grit within the bins is for use on public roads and pavement areas only; it must not be used on private drives or paths. Rock salt for use on private land can be obtained from local stockists such as supermarkets and DIY stores.

Report an empty grit bin