Cost of fees

Skip licence, highway licences and dispensation fees

You need to pay the application fees for a highway licence, skip licence or a renewal for each period you request.

New fees

We increased our fees on 1 April 2019.

Read about fee increases.

The fees from 1 April 2019 are outlined in the table below.

Skip licence
 Fee per applicationRenewal feeMin. licence period

Max. licence period

Builders skip licence      £95£951 day3 months    


Highway licences
 Fee per applicationRenewal feeMin. licence periodMax. licence period
Temporary Structure licence£165£1651 day3 months 
Plant and Materials licence£165£1651 day3 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 from one 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.