Private Roads: The Legal Framework (5th ed) 2013


Guide to the law on private roads and estates in England and Wales.



Private Roads:  The Legal Framework (5th ed) 2013, by Andrew Barsby, x + 177pp, ISBN 978-0-9544716-4-4, £45 inc p&p

This is the indispensable guide to the law for residents in private roads, local government, developers, practitioners and all others concerned with this area of the law.

The text deals with the many legal issues which arise in private roads, including:

  • Ownership of private roads
  • Public rights of way
  • Private rights of way
  • Maintenance
  • Parking
  • Motoring law
  • Trees and hedge
  • Civil liability
  • Planning issues
  • Services
  • Making up and adoption
  • Organisation and collective management