Decision details

Grant of an Occupational Licence of part of Shalford Common to enable the installation of a pedestrian refuge.

Decision Maker: Joint Executive Head: Assets and Property

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve the grant of a licence to Surrey Highways for access and placement of welfare facilities.

The licence is required to carry out works to install a pedestrian refuge on the highway in Shalford. This includes creating a small section of path on the common to link the road crossing to an existing pedestrian footpath.

The agreed licence period is to be three weeks from the date of the licence for a fee of £60.00 per day with the Licencee covering the Council’s legal and surveyors’ costs.

If you have any queries, then please contact Damien Cannell who will be happy to provide further information

Reasons for the decision:

A licence is required for works and access.

Alternative options considered:

The decision meets the statutory & policy requirements for the Council and there were no alternative options available

Publication date: 20/09/2022

Date of decision: 13/09/2022

Effective from: 29/09/2022