Highway Maintenance

Licence to retain apparatus on the public highway  (Section 50a) - Conditions Summary

The applicant will need to include the following documents with the completed application form:

  • Plan showing location and extent of the apparatus

  • Proof of £10 million public liability insurance to cover .See condition 7 (p.3).

  • Licence fee - see 'Charges' page for details.

  • Detailed planning approval. (If required).

  • Details of the dimensions, manufacturer, type and nature of the apparatus.

Licence to make an excavation in the public highway for the purpose of installing apparatus (Section 50b) - Conditions Summary

The applicant will need to include the following documents with the completed application form.

  • 1:500 plan showing location and extent of excavation

  • Proof of contractors accreditation under the NRSWA 1991 Codes of Practice.

  • Proof of £10 million public liability insurance to cover the proposed works

  • Licence fee - see 'Charges' page for details.

Both application conditions must be read in full and the application signed in the presence of a witness.