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Cardiff Council

Building projection

To enable building structures such as balconies, structural canopies or general building overhangs to over sail the highway you must obtain a licence from the council.

How to apply

Building projection licence application form (29kb PDF)​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Link opens in a new window

Please complete the application form and return it to us.

email:​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Link opens in a new window

by post or in person:

Cardiff Council
County Hall
CF10 4UW


Opening Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8.30am - 5pm

Friday: 8.30am - 4pm



How much will the licence cost?

Details of any fee will be found on the application form

What happens next?

Once the application is received it will be processed and an invoice will be raised and sent to you.