Parking in the borough

Visitor parking in the area, disabled parking schemes, suspensions and paying and challenging fines.

Parking in the borough

  • Parking permits

    Information about resident's parking permits, doctors' permits, doctors' parking bay permits and disabled Purple Badges.

  • Visitor Parking and Pay and Display

    Information for visitors to the borough; where to park, how much it costs to park, the hours of operation, and loading restrictions

  • Find Parking

    Locate parking bays for visitors, residents, badge holders and motorcycles

  • PayByPhone

    Information about PayByPhone, the quick and secure way to pay for parking.

  • Bank holidays

    Information about parking during Bank holidays in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

  • Motorcycle parking

    Motorcycle parking places and permits for residents in Kensington and Chelsea.

  • Pay and Display refunds

    Information if you have lost money in a Pay and Display parking ticket machine. This includes details that must be included in your request.

  • Faulty Pay and Display

    Information about how to report a Faulty Pay and Display machine.

  • Electric vehicles

    Information about electric vehicles in the borough, including location of on-street charging points and updates for resident permit holders

  • Waiting and loading

    Information relating to waiting and loading, where you can and cannot load an unload or wait.

  • Parking Reports

    The annual parking report sets out important facts and figures about our parking enforcement activities and policies.

  • Traffic Management Orders

    Find out more information about Traffic Management Orders. You can search for details of traffic orders currently under consultation and recently made.

  • Car clubs

    Information on the car club schemes happening independently in the borough

Disabled parking

  • Disabled parking

    If you are disabled and a resident, you may qualify for a Purple Badge, which gives you free parking in certain areas in the borough.

  • Purple Badge Scheme

    Information relating to the rules for using a purple badge.

  • Blue Badge Scheme

    We have a special blue badge scheme due to serious parking problems in central London. See our parking concessions guide to find out more.

  • Find a bay

    Information relating to disabled parking in the borough

  • Where you can park with a Purple badge

    Information relating to the Purple Badge Scheme for residents of the borough

  • Personalised parking bays

    Information on how to qualify for a personalised bay

  • Waiting and loading

    Information relating to waiting and loading, where you can and cannot load an unload or wait.

Parking tickets and enforcement