Licence for non-illuminated banners and Christmas or festive decorations

Apply for a licence to put non-illuminated and festive decorations on or over a public road, pavement, verge or path.

How to apply

Suffolk County Council licence fees increased from 1 October 2019. The revised fee amounts are in the application forms. Make sure you read through the application form before you apply for a licence.

Download and complete the application form (Word, 75KB).

Send the completed form to networkassurance@suffolk.gov.uk or by post to:

Suffolk County Council
Network Assurance Licencing Team
Phoenix House
3 Goddard Road
Suffolk
IP1 5NP

Contact Highways England if you need to erect a scaffold or hoarding on a trunk road.

Email networkassurance@suffolk.gov.uk or contact 0345 606 6171 if you have any questions.

Find details on how to apply for permission to attach seasonal decorations, banners and hanging baskets on streetlight columns.