Cost of fees

Skip licence, highway licences and dispensation fees

Please note that the application fees for a highway licence, skip licence or a renewal must be paid for each period requested.

The charges from 1 April 2014 are:

Skip licence
Fee per application Renewal fee Min. licence period

Max. licence period

Builders skip licence       £86 £86 1 day 3 months    


Highway licences
  Fee per application Renewal fee Min. licence period Max. licence period
Temporary Structure licence £151 none 1 day 3 months 
Plant and Materials licence £151 none 1 day 3 months    

Please note that all fees apply per application per period requested.


All suspension charges and deposits are in addition to the above.

We issue these licences, and skip renewals, for any period (1 day up to a maximum of three months) per application. 

Yellow line dispensations are charged daily on the same basis as a suspension fee and must be paid for on approval.