Apply for a residents parking permit
- Residents parking permits
- Eligibility criteria
- Proof of residence
- Proof of ownership
- EU and non-EU licence holders
- Parking permit prices and refunds
- Apply for a residents parking permit
- Renew a residents parking permit
Information on how to apply for a resident's parking permit
You can apply for your resident permit by post, you must send us your completed application form with your original documents showing proof of where you live, proof that you are the main user and keeper of the vehicle, and proof you have a driving licence that is valid in the UK. We will not accept photocopied, scanned or faxed documents. Applications by post can take up to 10 working days to process.
All postal applications should be sent to:Resident Parking
You will need to fill in an application form and provide original documents showing proof of where you live, proof that you are the main user and keeper of the vehicle, and proof that you have a driving licence that is valid in the UK.
You can visit the Customer Service Centre, where you can obtain your permit on the day.
Please note: our busiest times are between 12 noon and 2pm and our quietest time is between 9.30am to 11.30am.
Permits are priced according to CO2 emissions (for vehicles registered after 1 March 2001) or by engine size (for vehicles registered before March 2001) to find out your CO2 rating or engine size go to the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) website.
You can check your eligibility.
For more information about the scheme and full terms and conditions please see the Residents' Parking Guide.