Highway Permits - Highways - Temporarily Disturb the Public Highway

Record Details

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.

Information required: 

To request permission please complete the application using the link below and submit the following documents

Application for Highways Permit / Licences

Please use the link above if paying by debit or credit card.  Do not use this link if making payment by cheque, instead email Highway Permits to request an alternative application form.

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

Contact Details:  

If you have any queries or problems completing the application please contact Highwaypermits@southend.gov.uk.

If an additional application is required please return to the main menu page.