The application must be submitted a minimum of 10 weeks prior to installation. Suffolk County Council reviews its fees on an annual basis. Please make sure you read through the application form to understand the current fees and conditions before you apply as these fees are generally non-refundable.
Before you apply
Your application may be rejected if the proposed site is considered to be potentially dangerous to the public.
You'll need a licence before you attach or hang anything onto a streetlight column on or over a public highway maintained by us whether temporary or permanent:
- flowering basket
- seasonal decorations
- Neighbourhood Watch, No cold calling zone or other authorised signage.
- Public sector CCTV
- any other attachment
Contact Highways England on 0300 123 5000 if you want to apply for a licence on a trunk road.
How to apply
Download and complete the application form (Word, 150KB).
Send completed forms to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to:Suffolk County CouncilLicensing and Enforcement TeamPhoenix House3 Goddard RoadSuffolkIP1 5NP
Email email@example.com or contact 0345 606 6171 if you require any assistance.
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