Apply for a visitor permit

If you live in a controlled parking zone you can buy permits for your visitors. 

You can buy up to 12 books of 10. Each permit is valid for 1 day's parking. Permits cost £20 for a set of 10.

Carers parking permit

From 1 November 2022, carers permits are free and are valid for a year.

You will need to supply some supporting information, for example a doctor’s letter confirming the need for continual medical assistance.

Please contact Customer Operations for more information.

Terms and conditions of a visitor's parking permit

  1. It is your responsibility to make sure your visitor is aware of the conditions of use of their permit.

  2. The permit must be filled out with a permanent pen and displayed in the windscreen face up so that the information can be easily read from outside the vehicle.

  3. The permit allows the vehicle registration detailed on the permit to park in a designated marked parking bay in the area shown on the face of the permit and on the date completed.

  4. If the details on the permit are not filled out correctly in permanent ink pen, then it is invalid and should not be used.

  5. If these conditions are not followed it could result in a Parking Fine or Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) being issued.

  6. This permit remains the property of the Council at all times.  

Our Commitment

  • We aim to post your permits by the end of the next working day.
  • If we are unable to process your request, we will contact you.

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