If you want to place or use a crane over the highway you will require a licence.
How to apply
Applicants should be the person who ensures the conditions of the licence are met.
Apply by downloading, completing and returning an application form. You will also need to enclose:
- A copy of your company’s public liability insurance policy
- A copy of your crane driver’s accreditation
£275 for the application which includes the first month’s fee
£275 for every additional month the overhang is required
you will be responsible for any damage caused by the crane to the highway, street furniture, private property and personal injury
you must have public liability insurance of at least £6 million
your driver must maintain valid accreditation