How PayByPhone works

PayByPhone is a convenient way to pay for parking by credit or debit card.

You can pay:

  • by app
  • online
  • by phone 

You can use PayByPhone wherever you see the signs in the borough and all over the UK.


The system costs three pence on top of the parking tariff per session to use.

Optional text messages are available at an additional cost:

  • ten pence for a booking confirmation
  • four pence for a reminder that the session is about to finish
  • three pence (on top of the tariff cost) to extend the session

How to register

It's quick and easy to register online. You will need your:

  • vehicle details
  • credit or debit card details

Register for PayByPhone.

Paying to park

The easiest way to pay is via the PayByPhone app.

If you don’t have a smartphone, you can also by pay by:

If you don't have a phone, you can pay at a local Paypoint store

Find out more

Read more about PayByPhone.

Visit the PayByPhone customer support centre.

Read our guide:

PayByPhone guide