Creating a new vehicle access (dropped kerb)

To find out if you need planning permission to create a new vehicle access to your property you will need to submit details on the form below and pay a fee of £25. The information you provide will be assessed by a planning officer who will provide a response.

Highways Authority requirements

Unless there is a minimum of 5 metres clear from the back edge of the public footpath (or highway where there is no footpath) to provide a suitable drive length, the highway authority will not agree to a dropped kerb being inserted.

Site and proposal

Please select the site address using the postcode and answer the relevant questions.

Your details

Please provide your contact details

Fees and payment

Once you have submitted your application you will be taken to the payment screen. We will only process your request once payment has been made.