Guidance on advertising on a public highway or footpath in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames.
You may also wish to display information on our community noticeboards.
You may be able to promote an event or product or hand out flyers using a small table or stall on the pavement.
To apply, you will need to complete a table on the footway application form (MS Word, 78 KB) and return it to us by:
Requests of a political, community or charitable nature are free. For commercial purposes, there is a charge of £416 for up to 7 days.
Posters displayed in the Borough are restricted to advertisements of charitable, cultural, educational, social or religious events.
If you would like to display a poster of an event carried out for commercial purposes, you will need to get permission from us.
To apply for permission, you will need to complete a posters on the highway application form (MS Word, 64 KB) (terms and conditions are included) and return to us by:
We will provide you with authorised sign stickers to put on each poster. The posters can only be put on street lighting columns and must be removed within three days of the event finishing.
Please note it will take 14 days to process your application from the date we receive your application. We will notify you by letter or email if your application is successful.
We keep a list of streets in town centres or high streets, where a minimum width of footway is required for advertising boards. We also have a list of streets where advertising boards are not allowed.
Visit advertising boards in town centres and high streets for more information.
Updated: 31 March 2018