Application fee if using council's contractor (standard vehicle access) - includes 1 inspection
Application fee if using own contractor - includes 2 inspections
Application fee for property developer or commercial vehicle access - 1 property - includes 1 inspection
Application fee for property developer or commercial vehicle access - 2 to 50 properties - includes 1 inspection
Application fee for property developer or commercial vehicle access - 51+ properties - includes 1 inspection
Additional inspection visits to site (where necessary)*
Estimated price for standard 5.6m x 1.8m
Starts at around £1,000
Lowering of BT box (if necessary)**
Works on water stop covers
Included in our price
* If you use the council's contractor, only one inspection is usually necessary. This is included in the application fee of £93.45.
** As this is private apparatus, we cannot carry out the work ourselves and have to obtain a cost for the works from the utility company.
You need to pay online or via Customer Services for the application and onsite inspection when you apply.
There is no payment plan for this service. Payment in full is required prior to work commencing.
Important notice about off-highway parking depth
If we find, on inspection, that there is not a depth of at least 5.5 metres (or 6 metres if the access is in front of a garage) we cannot refund the application fee or any other fee in relation to this application.