If your address is eligible for a resident permit, in most cases you can apply for a visitor permit
If you are eligible
You can apply online for the following permits:
- 4-hour short stay visitor permit - four hours of parking for visitors (operated by a ‘clock’), available for durations between 1 and 18 months, example price £21.60 for 12 months.
- Free 4-hour short stay visitor permit - for households on certain means tested benefits.
Visitor permit scratch cards
Allows your visitor to park their own vehicle on-street in a designated controlled parking zone for the day validated on the scratch card and until 10am the following morning.
You can apply for scratch cards in multiples of £12, up to a maximum of 60 per rolling 12-month period, using the permit renewal form. See costs for city centre and outer areas.