We recommend that you only submit applications online as our staff are working remotely. Some applications may be delayed, particularly where they require an inspection of a premises or site assessment to be carried out.
Licence for crane overhanging the highway
You must get a licence before placing a crane overhanging the highway.
A charge of £250 will be made to consider this application
It is a serious offence to place
anything over a highway without our permission. If cranes are overhanging the highway without a licence we will, as the local Highway Authority, prosecute the crane company.