Apply for a scaffolding or hoarding licence

Scaffolding and hoarding require a licence to be erected on a public highway. The licence application must be made by the scaffolding or hoarding company.

Public liability insurance is also required to the value of £5 million.

Apply for a scaffolding or hoarding licence

Alternatively, download and complete a paper version of the scaffolding or hoarding licence application form (PDF).

Fees and payments

The licence application fee is £104 for scaffolding and £103 for hoarding. For express consent, the application fee for either licence is £127.

Pay for a scaffolding or hoarding licence

For further information, please email: streetworks@swindon.gov.uk

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