The lowering of kerbstones to road level to allow you to get your car in and out of the drive
If you live in a council house or ex council, forms to receive permission from your local housing dept are also required.The current fee for highways to process your crossing is £41-20 payable to leeds city council.
planning permission is NOT required for most crossings. only if your house is on a classified road ( A,B or C) please ring if you have any queries.
IT IS AN OFFENCE TO CARRY OUT WORK ON A PUBLIC HIGHWAY WITHOUT THE NECESSARY QUALIFICATION
We carry out drop crossings to Leeds highways departments specification. This is required for all vehicular crossings. After you have received notification from highways that you can install a crossing, we will give you a fixed price quotation and install your crossing. Upon completion highways will issue an acceptance letter to you and you then pay us our agreed invoice amount. It only takes two working days to complete most crossings.
Drop crossings are an uncomplicated project in the right hands.If you need any advice regarding forms,permission or general advice ring.We will speak to highways on your behalf and liase between you free of charge! All contractors must by law be street works registered to work on public highway.Our SWQR number is 236xxxxx exires 01/02/2023. We have all the necessary insurances (£10,000000) and paper work to work on the public highway. if your contractor damages a utility underground, the claims could run into hundreds of thousands of pounds! dont get caught out by the cowboys. Ask to see their certificate with photo on it, if in doubt ring Leeds Highways Dept on 01132477505,who will be glad to confirm this.We are recommended by leeds highways to carry out work to the required standard.
Request an application form for a vehicle crossing make sure you include your full postal address ! or if you would like to speed things up , contact me and i will contact highways on your behalf
- 0113 222 4407
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We also drop crossings in Castleford, Wakefield,Wetherby,Bradford and north yorkshire .We meet all local authority requirments.
we now also meet north yorks county council criteria allowing us to carry out work in their area .