Apply for a resident's parking permit

Apply by post

You can apply for a resident's permit by post. You need to send us:

  • a completed application form
  • original documents showing proof of where you live
  • proof that you are the main user and keeper of the vehicle
  • proof you have a driving licence that is valid in the UK

We do not accept photocopied, scanned or faxed documents.

Send your postal application to:

Resident Parking 
Town Hall
Hornton Street
London 
W8 7NX

It can take up to 10 working days to process applications.

Apply in person

You will need to:

  • fill in an application form
  • provide original documents showing proof of where you live
  • provide proof that you are the main user and keeper of the vehicle
  • provide 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.

Our busiest times are between 12 noon and 2pm. Our quietest time is between 9.30am to 11.30am.

Costs

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 visit Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA).

For more information about the scheme and full terms and conditions read our guide:

Residents' Parking Guide August 2019 [PDF] (file size 1.24 MB)
Resident permit application form 2019 [PDF] (file size 547.24 KB)