Apply for a crane, cherry picker or MEWP permit

For any instance where a crane, cherry picker or mobile elevating work platform (MEWP) will be placed on a road, pavement or footway, you must get a permit from us in advance.

You must submit your application at least 10 working days before the equipment is due to be in place. Your application will be subject to our review and approval.

You can apply using the online form:

There are additional charges if you are using spaces within a car park or area where parking charges apply. These are:

  • £30 per space per day in A, B, C, E, F and G. 
  • £15 per space per day in all other zones.


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