Advertising board licence

When will you need an advertising board licence?

  • You will need an advertising board licence to display an advertisement on a public path. Advertising boards are sometimes called A-boards. The licence holder must ensure that the advertising board does not obstruct pedestrians.

Before you apply

To apply for an advertising board licence you will need to:

  • Download and complete the licence application form
  • Email your completed application to

Before you submit an application please read the policy.

Download an application

How much does an advertising board licence cost?

The advertising board licence cost is £182.50 renewable each year.