Apply for a licence to drop a kerb outside your house

You'll need to apply for a vehicular access licence if you would like the kerb outside your house to be lowered to give access to your property.

A vehicular access licence costs £354.

What you'll need

Before you apply, you must have:

You'll also need the:

  • name and address of your chosen contractor
  • a copy of your contractor's £10 million public liability insurance
  • front and back of the New Roads and Streetworks Act 1991 accreditation, operative and supervisor
  • statutory undertaker plans from your contractor (STAT plans)
  • certification or qualification of use of CAT & Gennie location device

We do not have a list of accredited contractors and cannot recommend anyone to carry out the work.

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After you submit your application

Your application will take approximately 4 weeks to complete, providing all documents are submitted.

If approved, your licence is valid for 2 weeks.

Help with your application

If you need any help or support with your application, email [email protected].