Residents or anyone wishing to park in the city centre on a regular basis may benefit from buying a season ticket to get cheaper parking.
The city centre is defined as the area within the boundary of the pay and display zone (controlled zone), and entry signs are placed on all major routes.

Any time season ticket for everyone

For anyone wishing to park in selected car parks in the city centre, including the multi-storey car parks, all day every day:

  • A season ticket valid for 3 months costs £300
  • A season ticket valid for 6 months costs £600
  • A season ticket valid for a year costs £1,200

Apply for a Season Ticket
Please read together with the Season Ticket (all) Guidance


Overnight season ticket for everyone

For anyone wishing to park in selected car parks in the city centre including the multi-storey car parks after 6pm and before the next charging period begins:

  • An overnight season ticket valid for a year costs £150

Please note, Gloucester Square car park will be closed for approximately 30 days during the Boat Show period. Alternative parking is available in College Street car park.

Apply for an overnight Season Ticket
Please read together with the Season Ticket (all) Guidance


Off street any time season ticket for residents

For residents living within the city centre pay and display zone to park in selected general purpose car parks or a nominated barrier controlled multi-storey car park all day every day:

  • A residents' season ticket (off street) valid for 6 months costs £375
  • A residents' season ticket (off street) valid for a year costs £750

Please note, Gloucester Square car park will be closed for approximately 30 days during the Boat Show period. Alternative parking is available in College Street car park.

Apply for a City Centre Residents' Season Ticket
Please read together with the appropriate Residents' Season Ticket Guidance


On street evening season ticket for residents

For residents within the city centre pay and display zone to park on street in selected pay and display bays in Green or Grey tariff zones after 6pm and before the next charging period begins:

  • An evening season ticket valid for a year costs £100

Apply for an Evening Season Ticket
Please read together with the Evening and Weekend Season Ticket Guidance


On street evening and weekend season ticket for residents

For residents within the city centre pay and display zone to park on street in selected pay and display bays in Green or Grey tariff zones after 6pm and before the next charging period begins and all day on weekends and bank or public holidays:

  • An evening and weekend season ticket valid for a year costs £400

Apply for an Evening and Weekend Season Ticket
Please read together with the Evening and Weekend Season Ticket Guidance


Evening parking pass for charities

For recognised registered Societies and Organisations contributing to the community to park on street and in selected car parks after 6pm and before the next charging period begins:

  • An evening parking pass valid for one visit is free

Apply for an Evening Parking Pass
Please read together with the Evening Parking Pass Guidance


On street any time season ticket for city centre residents - (Zone A)

For city centre residents to park in designated pay and display bays, Gloucester Square or College Street car parks at any time.

Costs:

  • Zone A city centre residents' annual permit - £1,000

Further guidance:


Misuse of a parking permit is fraud. We will investigate all reports of the misuse of permits.