It is a legal requirement during building work that everyone is safe. All safety guidelines are included with your licence and must be followed at all times.
If all of the work is taking place on private land or property, you do not need a licence.
You must have a licence to put up scaffolding and hoarding on a public:
Download, fill out and return the application form by email. Once your application has been approved, we will contact you with the fee amount and details of how to pay by bank transfer.
|Initial inspection/process fee
|Emergency or retrospective inspection application processing
|Deposit (fully refundable if there is no damage to the footway)
|£87.10 per square metre
|Deposit handling fee
|Additional inspection fee – site visits following complaints
|Copy of public liability insurance certificate
The licence lasts 3 months.