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Building materials licence

Before placing building materials on the highway, you must apply for a licence.

Fees and charges

  • new licences cost £72.50
  • licence renewals cost £36.20 for 50% of the original licence period
  • you will be charged a further £72.50 if equipment is not removed before the licence expires.

Read our conditions of approval.

​Apply for a building materials licence

Applications must be submitted at least two weeks before the building materials are due to be placed on the highway. A licence is valid for 28 days.


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