Shropshire Council

Pavement licence application

On 22 July 2020, the Business and Planning Act 2020 introduced a nationwide ‘Pavement Licensing‘ scheme. Any business wishing to obtain a pavement licence should review our pavement licence guidelines, which set out the general licence conditions, before submitting their application.

Pavement Licence applications must be submitted via email to

For information and application forms for pavement permits please take a look at our pavement permit page.

How much will it cost?

There is a fee for issuing this document, which is taken when you apply.

What will I need before I apply?

  • Completed application form
  • Fee
  • Public liability insurance for £5m
  • Site notice
  • See application form for any additional requirements

Apply now

Download the form, complete it on your home computer, and email it to

Download an application form