Obstructions you need a licence for include:
- building materials
- or any other temporary obstruction on the public highway
If a structure is located on the Highway without the relevant permission a Non-compliance fee will be changed in addition to licence management fee.
How to apply for a street works licence
You need to download and complete the relevant form at the bottom of this page.
Information and payment details are included in the forms.
When you’ve completed the form, please return them to email@example.com and we’ll contact you.
It takes up to 10 days to process your licence.
TFL red route licences
If you want to put an obstruction on a highway marked with red lines, you’ll need to contact Transport for London about a licence
To requests road closure
Complete the road closure form below.
Six week’s notice is needed for permission.