Waterford City and County Council intends to introduce a licensing system to control the use of cranes, hoists or mobile elevated work platforms for use on public roads within its functional area and is seeking your observations in relation to this direction.
Applications must be made in respect of hoists and cranes a minimum of 7 days and 14 days respectively prior to the proposed commencement of works.
Licenses will be issued subject to a number of conditions including the submission of the following:
- Work Method Statement / Traffic Management Plan
- Pedestrian Management Plan
- Dimensioned Plan Sketch
- Insurance Requirements
- Application fee (a reduced fee will apply for works being carried out to an applicant’s principal private residence)