Apply to hold a street party

Complete this form at least six weeks before your proposed party date.

Before you start

Before you apply, read our street party guidance.

Clean Air Day and Car Free Day

We do not charge any costs for Clean Air Day and Car Free Day street parties. Celebrating these days with your neighbours is a great way to bring the local community together, allow people to experience streets free of motor traffic, give children the space to play safely and reduce air pollution.

  • Applications must be submitted by Wednesday 31 May 2023 for June 2023 events
  • Applications must be submitted by Thursday 31 August 2023 for September 2023 events

You will need 

You need to be able to provide the following details:

  • Road name
  • Section of the road that will be closed
  • Properties affected
  • Diversion plan (map showing where the closure will start and end, and how traffic can be diverted as necessary)
  • Date of party
  • Time of party (start/end)
  • Expected attendance
  • Details about music (amplified)
  • Evidence that all residents of the street have been consulted and there is a majority in favour of the party taking place

Start application

What happens next

Once you have submitted your form, we will process your application for a street party and get back to you once a decision has been made.

You can check on the progress of your application by emailing