Bank holiday parking

Bank holiday parking

On bank holidays and public holidays:

  • pay-by-phone parking bays are free (includes Holland Park off-street car park)
  • restrictions do not apply to resident permit bay parking
Date Event Permit parking and pay-by-phone parking * Single Yellow lines (Mon-Sat)
Monday, 1 May 2023 Early May bank holiday No enforcement No enforcement, unless a vehicle is causing an obstruction to the flow of traffic
Monday, 8 May 2023 Coronation of King Charles III bank holiday No enforcement
Monday 29 May 2023 Spring bank holiday No enforcement

*includes Holland Park Car park (HPCP) pay-by-phone.

View the roads and locations that will be closed for street parties from 5 to 8 May 2023.

Single yellow line restrictions

Single yellow line waiting restrictions:

  • do not apply on bank holidays and public holidays, unless the vehicle is causing an obstruction to the flow of traffic
  • do not apply on Sundays (including Easter Sunday) and on Christmas Day

Individual single yellow lines operating on a Sunday are identified by a separate plate. These do not apply on Christmas Day.  

Parking Suspensions

Parking places are generally not suspended over bank holidays and public holidays with this exception: 

  • Suspensions for the purpose of a traffic flow or for an alternative bay are restricted 24 hours for each suspended day (or at any time for yellow line dispensations). This is inclusive of bank and public holidays and weekends that fall within the suspended period. 

Check the yellow suspension signs on street for full details.

Double yellow lines restrictions

Double yellow line restrictions apply on every day of the year.

Restricted zones

Waiting is prohibited at all times in restricted zones. The entry and exit is clearly signposted in a restricted zone.

Last updated: 3 May 2023