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Permit prices

Resident permit charges

All resident permits are valid for 1 year from the date of issue and are only valid for 1 vehicle.

A permit must be purchased for each vehicle registered to your home address within the relevant Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ). 

Tariff bandEmissions (CO2) g/kmUp to 2 vehicle3rd vehicle4th vehicle5 or more vehicles
10 to 50Free£45£45£45
250 to 100£18£45£45£45
3101 to 140    £36£45£54£63
4141 to 160£45£56.25£67.50£78.75
5161 to 180£51£63.75£76.50£89.25
6181 to 255£80£100£120£140
7Over 256£140£175£210£245

(1) subject to the provisions of the Order

(2) Only applicable in off-street car parks where the use of residents' permits is permitted 

(3) From 1 April 2019, a diesel surcharge of £75 will be applied to all diesel vehicles that do not meet the Euro 6d emissions standards for vehicles and were registered before 1 January 2018

(4) Any additional vehicle resident permits in excess of 2 vehicles are subject to a minimum charge of £45

Other permit charges

Type of permitValid forCharge
Temporary permit30 days in listed Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ)£31
PVP paperless visitor permit (resident visitor permit)4 hours in listed CPZ£0.75
1 day (until midnight) in listed CPZ£1.38
Business/trade permit1 year in business/shared bays in listed CPZ£470
Doctor's permit1 year in listed CPZ£481
Season ticket6am to 8pm in London Road multi-storey car park (3 months)£262.50
6am to 8pm in London Road multi-storey car park (6 months)£477
6am to 8pm in London Road multi-storey car park (1 year)£874.50
8pm to 6am in London Road multi-storey car park (3 months)    £90
8pm to 6am in London Road multi-storey car park (6 months)£165
8pm to 6am in London Road multi-storey car park (1 year)£298.50
3 months, 24 hour access, in London Road multi-storey car park£342
6 months, 24 hour access, in London Road multi-storey car park£616.50
1 year, 24 hour access, in London Road multi-storey car park£1164
24 hour parking in The Mall (Heathway) (3 months)£112.80
24 hour parking in The Mall (Heathway) (6 months)£210
24 hour parking in The Mall (Heathway) (1 year)    £391.50
Associate permit4 months in listed car parks£159
6 months in listed car parks£229.50
1 year in listed car parks£420
Essential worker permit    1 year in all CPZs (maximum stay 4 hours)£375
Bay suspension/dispensationDaily, in specified location£130
Weekly, in specified location£390
Parking waiverDaily£31
Weekly£104
Domestic carer permit6 months£83.50
1 year£125
Vehicle releaseFrom a locked car park location£156
Car club annual permitAnnual£1,039

For Business Permits, a diesel surcharge of £75 will be applied to all diesel vehicles that do not meet the Euro 6d emissions standards for vehicles and were registered before 1 January 2018.

Administration charge

An administration charge of £30 applies to some parking services, including resident permit refunds and changes of vehicle registration on a permit.