Apply for a licence to place a crane on the highway
A crane must be licensed to be used on a public highway. The application can only be made by the crane operator and the licence can also be used for mobile cranes, hoists and cherry pickers.
A £5 million Public Liability Insurance is also required.
Alternatively, download a Crane Licence Application form (PDF)
The licence fee is £98, or £121 for express consent.
How to pay