A Temporary Road Closure Order is needed for any event which may stop the flow of traffic on the public highway within the Derbyshire Dales, for example carnivals, parades, etc. The orders are made by the District Council following consultation with Derbyshire County Council and the emergency services.
Applications need to be submitted at least three calendar months before the date of the event and accompanied by a detailed plan (in black and white only) showing the length of road to be closed and the diversion route. A cheque made Payable to 'Derbyshire Dales District Council' for the appropriate amount (see table below) should also be included. Payment can also be made online.
|Events where there is a charge for participation or for spectators||£50|
|Events that primarily benefit businesses or other commercial organisations||£50|
|Carnivals/fetes or any other events that raise funds through collections/donations||£20|
|Remembrance/well dressing or other commemorative parades||£0|
- Temporary Road Closure Order - Conditions [PDF 12KB]
- Temporary Road Closure Order - Application Form [PDF 37KB]
- Temporary Road Closure Order - Application Form [Word 59KB]
- Apply and pay online
- Submit the application form at least 3 months before your event
- Ensure that the appropriate fee is enclosed
- Ensure that you have complied with the conditions above
- Tell you if there are any objections in order to give you the opportunity to resolve them
- Make a Temporary Road Closure Order, if there are no objections, or if any objections have been resolved
- Send you copies of the formal Notice of Closure to be displayed in conspicuous places along the closed section of road