Highway licences and permits
"If you wish to place tables and chairs or objects on the highway outside a business premises, under the Highways Act 1980, Section 115G you will need to apply for a licence.
The current cost of a Licence to place objects/tables & chairs on the Highway is £150. The licence is valid for two years, and the renewal cost is also currently £150.
View on our full list of fees.
NB: You are reminded that the use of highway land outside your property may require planning permission for a change of use. You are advised to contact the Planning Department on 01424 451090 for advice."