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Suspensions, dispensations and skips

If you need to carry out works or deliver heavy equipment, apply for a parking bay suspension or a yellow line dispensation.

Skip licences

If you want to place a skip in the street, you’ll need to apply for a skip licence.

The duration of a skip licence in Westminster is 1 month. 

A skip licence costs £87.00 (which can cover up to two skips) and is valid for 1 month.

Parking suspensions and dispensations

If you’re placing a skip in a parking bay or on a yellow line, you’ll also need a parking suspension or yellow line dispensation

Only one skip is allowed per suspension or dispensation.

Apply now

You can now apply and pay for a skip licence online.

Apply for a skip licence

You can also apply by downloading and returning the application form to: [email protected].


If you are organising a special event or filming please contact our City Promotions, Events and Filming team before purchasing a dispensation.

Published: 13 January 2021

Last updated: 18 March 2024