What type of parking do I need?
The following prices apply from 1 October 2018 to 30 September 2019.
Needs based once demand exceeds supply. If space is unavailable a waiting list may apply.
A space will always be available in the designated car park for permit holders.
|Yes||No||£68.50 per month|
Needs based. A permit gives licence to use any Category B space but does not guarantee a space will be available. A waiting list may apply.
Staff may pay monthly via salary.
£41 per month
|B (Scratch Card)||
Needs Based. A permit must be used in conjunction with a prepaid parking scratch card. A permit gives licence to use any Category B or C space but does not guarantee a space will be available. A waiting list may apply.
With scratch cards you only pay for parking on the days when you use the car parks.
|Yes||Yes||No charge for permit. Books of 20 Scratch Cards are available for £41 from EFM Helpdesk, Students Union Welcome and the University Online Store.|
No needs based assessment. Reduced rate parking at Q Park Velocity, Solly Street, S1 4DE
One-off upfront fee of £10
|Yes||Yes||All-day parking £5|
|R (Student)||Residents only parking at student villages.||No||Yes||£125|
|R (Staff)||Staff based at Student Villages. Also valid in Category C car parks with a valid pay and display ticket.||Yes||No||£125|
|Motorcycle||Use of designated University Motorcycle parking only. A paper permit need not be displayed but the vehicle must have current permit on record.||Yes||Yes||No charge|
|Disabled||With current local authority disabled persons badge correctly used or with compelling evidence from doctor, Occupational Health/Student Services for a short term temporary period. Disabled permit holders may use any A, B, C or R car park and have exclusive use of disabled bays. No charge for EU badge holders. All others to be charged Category B rate.||Yes||Yes||No charge for EU badge holders. All others to be charged Cat B rate.|
|On Call Permit||This permit is for staff who are required to access the university out of hours on an ‘on call’ basis.||Yes||No||No charge. Contact EFM Help Desk for further details.|
For all the above permits (except the On Call and Disabled Permits) a one-mile exclusion zone will apply. Staff or students who live within one-mile of the University will not be issued with a permit.
Members of the University who live or work at student residences will need a Category R permit. Click here for more information on parking at the residences.
Discounted parking in the Durham Road Q-Park
University staff are eligible to discounted parking in the Q-Park on Durham Road, S10 2JA.
The simple process for getting a Daily Value Card is managed by Q-Park; once you have the card you are eligible to park for £6 per day.
For an application form, email email@example.com