Statutory guidance

Street works permit schemes

The statutory guidance highway authorities must follow if they want to develop, vary or operate a permit scheme for street works.


Statutory guidance for highway authority permit schemes

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From 1 July 2020, highway authorities must follow this guidance if they choose to operate, vary or introduce a street works permit scheme.

The guidance reflects changes to the Traffic Management Permit Scheme (England) Regulations 2007 and the introduction of the street manager digital service for planning and managing roadworks.

Published 6 October 2015
Last updated 30 June 2020 + show all updates
  1. The guidance has been updated to reflect changes that come into force on 1 July 2020.

  2. First published.