7 November 2012. The maintenance of the monument lamps would be work undertaken by Surrey and their contractor Skanska. However these lights have a low maintenance set up. Surrey has management and maintenance contract with Skanska for the next 25 years.
27 October 2012. While Surrey is refurbishing the High Street lampposts it is replacing the in-ground lighting in Monument Green. The monument should be lit again by the end of January 2013.