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Events on the road and footpath

If you are planning an event or activity on the road or footpath you will need to gain permission from NPDC first. 

To request NPDC permission please contact and provide the following event information:

  • date
  • time
  • location
  • organisers contact details.

Once details of your event are received, we will check for other known activities that may need to be considered alongside your event. We will then contact you to discuss the approval process. 

Types of approval

The type of approval required may vary depending on the event. It could include the full closure of roads, holding activities on the road while it remains open to traffic or safely managing crowds and traffic for an event. 

See below for more information on types of approval. 

Temporary road closure
On-road event
Event traffic management
Fundraising in a public place