Temporary signage for developments

You need to apply for permission to put up temporary direction signs for new developments.

Please note:

  • the development must be of a minimum planned size of 30 bedrooms
  • you will need an accredited streetworks certificate to work on the highway to mount the signs
  • a permit will be issued listing the approved signs (you may not get permission for all signs requested)

Apply for temporary signage

Download the full terms and conditions for temporary signage before placing an application, then complete and return a temporary signage application form along with the appropriate fee.

We'll contact you when we have received your application - please ensure your full contact details are included.

Cost of temporary signage

The application fee:

  • covers administration and site investigation costs
  • is non-refundable and payable with the application
  • depends on the number of signs applied for:
    • 4 signs or less: £353
    • 5 to 8 signs: £412
    • 9 signs or more: £469

If your application is successful you'll have to pay an additional highway charge of £16 per month for each sign. This charge is payable 3 months in arrears and is invoiced to the developer quarterly.

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