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Occupation of the road licence

Pages in Occupation of the road licence

  1. Occupation of the road licence
  2. Eligibility criteria
  3. How do I apply?
  4. Application process
  1. Charges
  2. Length of licence
  3. Change of circumstances
  4. Right of appeal

If you wish to occupy the road, to use a mobile access platform or similar, temporarily deposit building materials or other items in a street or make a temporary excavation you must have consent from the Highway Authority.

The Council does not licence temporary traffic signals, however approval is required for their use on the highway. Applications for traffic management using temporary signals should be submitted with your NRSWA notice.

Traffic Management team

Phone lines open 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays)

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 08085 834333

Coventry City Council
PO Box 15
Council House

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