Apply for a skip licence

You must apply for a licence to put up a skip on verges, footway, footpath, and roads. Your local skip hire company will apply on your behalf.

The cost of a skip licence is £108.

Apply for a licence


Renew a skip licence

The cost to renew a skip licence is £37.

Skip licences can only be renewed twice. After this you will need to apply for a new licence.

Renew a licence 


Apply for a retrospective skip licence

The cost to apply for a retrospective skip licence is £320.

Apply for a retrospective licence


If the skip is to be put in a parking area/bay, you must contact NSL for permission. This must be done prior to the application or you will be subject to penalty charges.

Online applications take approximately 3 minutes to complete.

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