Apply for a licence to erect scaffolding, hoarding and advertising boards

Apply for a licence to erect scaffolding, hoarding and advertising boards

If you want to erect and maintain scaffolding, hoarding or other structures on or over a road you need to obtain a licence. You will need a separate licence for each location.

 

Apply for a scaffolding or hoarding licence

Download a copy of our application pack.

 

To apply for a licence complete the application form above and return to:

Highway Authorisations Team
Via East Midlands
Bilsthorpe Business Park
Eakring Road
Bilsthorpe
Newark
NG22 8ST

 

Or email it to: licences@viaem.co.uk

 

We require ten working days from receipt of application for processing.

 

You must also:

  • declare that you have received and will conform to the Nottinghamshire County Council Standard Conditions (these are included in the application form)
  • provide evidence that you hold Public Liability Insurance with a limit of no less than £5,000,000 and state the Indemnity to the Principal Clause
  • declare that the utilities have been consulted and agree to the proposals
  • declare that you understand that the responsibility for ensuring compliance with the Health and Safety at Work Act, 1974 is that of the Licensee and his/her contractor and not of the Highway Authority or its Agent

 

Costs

Licence Type

Length

Initial Fee

Extension Fee

Scaffold

0-5m

£105

£81

6-10m

£174

£81

11-20m

£232

£87

21-40m

£319

£134

41-60m

£406

£181

61-80m

£493

£228

81-100m

£580

£275

Hoarding

0-20m

£232

£82

21-40m

£361

£129

41-60m

£490

£176

61-80m

£619

£223

81-100m

£748

£270

101-120m

£877

£317

121-140m

£1,006

£364

Mobile Access Platform

 

£175

£82

Mobile Tower Scaffold

 

£87

£82

Crane

 

£232

£82

Storing Materials on the Highway

 

£174

£82

 

For enquiries regarding the scaffolding process, please contact Licences@viaem.co.uk 

 

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