Installation of a new barrier on public footpath 177 in the former Parish of Risca


Proposal to install a new barrier (for the purpose of protecting users of the footpath) on public footpath no. 177 in the former parish of Risca

Date opened


Date closes



Caerphilly Council have a duty to protect users of Public Rights of Way from unlawful use and propose to install a ‘K-barrier’ for this purpose.

Why are we consulting

Caerphilly Council is seeking your views to help identify any potential issues that the installation of a ‘K-Barrier’ may cause for pedestrians, including pushchair and wheelchair users and users of mobility vehicles.


Ways to give your views

Online Survey and by email to:


01443 866669 or quoting reference 22/s66/0001

Date results are expected


Expected outcomes

If the proposed barrier will not cause significant issues to lawful use of the path, it is anticipated that a K-Barrier will be installed.