Highway Maintenance

List of Charges for Licences - updated 1 April 2014

Activity

Charge

Vehicle Crossing (dropped kerb) applications

Application fee £62. Thereafter work charged at actual cost.

Vehicle Crossing (dropped kerb) - design and supervision

£121

Builders skips on the highway

- Responsibility of associated skip company

£17 per week.
£29 inspection fee for roll-on/roll-off skips plus weekly charges

HIPPO Bags ( per item )

£17 per week

Planting/cultivation on the highway

£109 for five years

Scaffolding and structures on the highway

Responsibility of associated scaffold company

£43 per two weeks or part thereof ( renewable at same rate )

In the event of a hoarding being required an additional fee is chargeable ( see below )  Any queries should be made to your local highways office

Hoardings on the highway

Charges are as for scaffolding

Temporary excavations on the highway

- Private contractor undertaking highway work excluding services

- Sewer connections ( Section 171 )

  

£177 ( £129 supervision plus £48 administration fee)

 
As above

Temporary deposition of materials on the highway

£43 per 2 weeks or part thereof ( renewable at same rate )

Banners over the highway

- Only non-commercial banners are permitted

Nil

Cables over the highway

Nil

Decorative lights over the highway

Nil

Excavation in the public highway for the purpose of installing apparatus

- Private services including ( Section 50A/B) Gas/Water/Electric/Telecom/IT cables/Pumps

£177 ( £129 supervision plus £48 administration fee)

As above

Vaults or cellars in the highway

£29

Openings or windows to vaults or cellars in the highway

£29

Temporary traffic signals

Nil

Ramp/steps on public highway

£269

Hanging baskets over public highway

Nil

List of Charges for Licences - updated 1 April 2014