Occupation of road in connection with building work
You must have a permit to make a temporary excavation in the street and to store materials or equipment on the highway.
How do I apply?
Companies or individuals that apply must have public liability insurance worth £5 million.
Download an application form and send it to the Street Works Unit (with the fee) to see if the sight is suitable and return by post to the address below:
Post: Street Works Unit, Environment Department, Gwynedd Council, Caernarfon, LL55 1SH
Phone: 01766 771 000
Note: Please allow 10 working days for your application to be considered (including consultation period). A representative from the street works unit will contact you via e-mail / letter after 10 working days.
How much does it cost?
£135 is the price of an application to make a temporary excavation in the street.
£50 is the price of an application to store equipment on the highway.
Note: The relevant fee must be paid before considering your application. If your application is successful the Street Work Unit will issue your license.
How to pay?
Phone: Call 01766 771 000 to pay with a debit or credit card.
Post: Enclose the relevant fee with your application form (cheques payable to Gwynedd Council).
Note: The application fee is non-refundable.