Making an application

We offer pre-application advice for objects on the highway consent.

Permission for items such as cranes, skips, scaffolding, Highways Occupation and Highways Projection are available from Gloucestershire County Council. Please refer to their website for details.

Please note that we will require a minimum of 29 days' notice for any application for permission to place objects on the highway.  This is to comply with statutory requirements.

Tables and chairs permit

You will need to provide us with the following:

  • Administration fee (non refundable)
  • Photograph of the object for which permission is sought 
  • Scale plan indicating where the proposed object is to be placed 

A-boards/other objects

You will need to provide us with the following:

  • Administration fee (non refundable)
  • Photograph of the object for which permission is sought 
  • Scale plan indicating where the proposed object is to be placed

Please note that in all cases, applicants will be required to confirm that they have obtained public liability insurance with a minimum indemnity of £5 million. 

We have produced a number of documents that will help: