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Dropped Kerb Contractors Liverpool

Nov 22

Do you need a dropped kerb for your property?  A kerb must be dropped if you are going to drive onto your land from the pavement. If you want to access a public highway, your vehicle must be able cross a driveway without difficulty.

Kerb dropping permits vehicles to cross asphalt from the road to a driveway. It is a legal requirement that anyone who desires to drive onto your property must do so.

Parking outside your house can cause stress. You might also have to pay a permit fee. It may be difficult to find a spot to park your vehicle in urban areas. If you plan to drive over pavement onto your land, you will need a dropped kerb.

Local Kerb Dropping Contractors

A commercial driveway or residential driveway must allow access to the highway. It allows vehicles access to the roadway from a driveway. It is required to have one in order to drive on your land.

A kerb drop is a great way to improve your access to your property and to prevent people from parking on your driveway. A driveway access law states that you must have a vehicle crossover in order to drive a vehicle up the footway into your driveway.

It is illegal to drive on footways if you don't comply. Infringing on the law could result in you being prosecuted. It may be necessary that the pavement in front is strengthened. Moving lampposts, manhole covers and other street furniture may be required in many cases.You should contact your local council to determine if permission is needed. If you are unsure if planning permission is required, contact your local council.

You can find the relevant council on the government website. The cost of applying will depend on where you live. Once permission has been granted, you will need to find a local specialist who can do the work.

Kerb Dropping and Vehicle Crossover Specialists

This project is not one you can DIY as the council has certain requirements for service providers. Some restrict you from using their approved contractors. Others will allow you to use your contractors provided they conform to the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 requirements. Highway assessments by the council might incur an additional fee.

You can make your life easier by hiring a drop kerb contractor registered with the local authority. They will file all the necessary applications on your behalf. They can usually answer any questions and speed up the process, due to their proven track record with the council.

Liverpool Vehicle Crossover Experts

Our experience with drop-kerbs has been extensive. We also have the required planning permission. We will visit the property to take measurements and determine if there is any public utility. Any other considerations necessary to obtain planning permission.

We are an approved local authority contractor and can work with your county to install a drop kerb in compliance with all regulations. Contact us today for a free no obligation quote. You can find our details on our website.