Section 50 street works licence

A section 50 licence is a permit for a private person or organisation to install a new apparatus or work on an existing apparatus across or along a public highway. Non-compliance with any requirement of the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 may result in severe financial penalties. No works are permitted to start without the duly authorised licences. Any unauthorised works on the public highway may be subject to consideration for prosecution.

Contact  S50application@wiltshire.gov.uk or telephone 01225 713497 should you need to submit or discuss an application.