Report an issue with traffic lights
Report an issue with a traffic light
Most traffic lights and pedestrian signals in South Tyneside are maintained by the Regional Traffic Signal Service based in Newcastle. The service covers the whole of Tyne and Wear and surrounding counties.
If you spot a signal fault, please contact the Regional Traffic Signal Service on:
0191 278 7878 (minicom: 0191 227 3687)
In most cases, a traffic signal technician will be on site within two hours of the report.
Temporary traffic lights
South Tyneside Council will investigate issues with temporary traffic lights.
To report an issue with a temporary traffic light: