Highway Permits - Highways - Temporarily Disturb the Public Highway
Type of Enquiry:
If you wish to use an area of public land you must first gain approval from Southend Councils Traffic and Highway Department. Some examples of the type of works that require a temporary disturbance permit are:
· Place a large container on the highway
· Construct a temporary drop kerb across the footpath to allow access for commercial
· vehicles onto a development / demolition site.
· Placing building materials/equipment on the highway.
To request permission please download and submit the following documents to: Highwaypermits@southend.gov.uk
An additional application is required to obtain permission for vehicle access onto the pedestrian area of Southend High Street, follow the link here for more information