Ashington Town Council has responsibility for of all matters relating to the provision of bus shelters in the town.

The Town Council's Neighbourhood Services Officer regularly inspects the bus shelters in the town and carries out repairs and maintenance using Ashington based businesses where applicable.

The Town Council has a programme of replacing ageing shelters which are beyond repair as well as providing shelters at new locations.  Requests for new or replacement shelters being met in order of priority.

In the provision of new bus shelters Ashington Town Council uses the services of Site & Field Services, who are based in the town, using specifications for new shelters drawn up by the Town Council's Working Group.