Skip permit

If you wish to place a skip on any part of the highway a permit is required from us.


Applications must be made by the skip hire company no less than 2 clear working days before the skip is to be deposited.

We advise you to read the guidance notes before applying.

Apply online


  • from 1 April 2024 - £80.50 (no VAT payable) per skip, per calendar month

Skip Operator Registration

If you operate a skip hire business or own skips, you need a permit from us to place a skip on a public road.

You will need adequate public liability insurance and be a registered waste carrier.

To register, please contact us by email or call 0121 704 8004.