Skip and skip operator permit (Highways)

Any skip placed on the highway requires a permit. If you wish to put a skip on the road outside your house contact your skip supplier. The skip supplier must obtain the permit. For waste carrier and disposal licences skip operators should contact the Environment Agency

Please note that 48 hours notice must be given when submitting an application.

Apply

Please note, failure to have a valid license for a skip will result in a £60 charge.

Application evaluation

Permission may be given subject to conditions which may relate to the site and size of the skip, making the skip visible to traffic, removal and care and disposal of the contents.

Right of appeal

Please contact Cheshire East Council in the first instance.

Regulation

Contact us

Report a problem online

If you consider a highways issue to be dangerous, or an emergency, please call us on:

0300 123 5020
(8:30am – 5:00pm)

0300 123 5025
(after 5pm and before 8:30am, including weekends)

Highways
Floor 6
Delamere House
Delamere Street
Crewe
Cheshire
CW11 2LL

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