• 1. Intro
  • 2. Location
  • 3. Contact
  • 4. Details
  • 5. Confirm
  • 6. Receipt

Use this form to apply or renew a permit for:

  • Container or Welfare Unit
  • Cherry picker
  • Crane
  • MEWP (Mobile Elevated Working Platform)


Issues not dealt with on this form are:

What happens next?

Your application will be reviewed and you will be contacted for payment. We aim to deal with requests within 28 working days.

Please send your signed application form and the required proofs, quoting the reference number we give you, to:

Service Support
Hamilton Building
Conway Street
Birkenhead
CH41 4FD

You can also email it to highwaymaintenance@wirral.gov.uk or drop it off at any One Stop Shop.

Proofs required

The following proofs are required to support your application:

  • Cranes and cherry pickers only
    • Signed application form (form provided on completion of this application)
    • Traffic management plan
    • Method statement
    • Risk assessment
    • Public liability Insurance Certificate
    • Completed indemnity form (form provided on completion of this application)
  • Container and MEWPs:
    • Signed application form (form provided on completion of this application)
    • Public liability Insurance Certificate
    • Completed indemnity form (form provided on completion of this application)