Get a parking permit
A parking permit scheme is in operation in some residential streets in Leicester. A resident parking permit costs £25 and lasts for 12 months. You can apply online, in person at one of our customer service centres, or by downloading and completing the application form at the bottom of the page. You can also download a list of eligible addresses, and guidance on applying for the permits for each of the areas the scheme covers. Duplicate residents permits are issued free of charge if lost or stolen.
Where are the permit zones?
The zones where the parking permit scheme is in operation are as follows:
- Zone A: Holy Trinity
- Zone B: Hazel Street
- Zone C: Bede Island North
- Zone D: Riverside
- Zone E: Highfields South
- Zone F: Westcotes
- Zone F: Westcotes Extension
- Zone F: Westcotes Phase 2 Western Park (Experimental)
Other types of permit
Each household can apply for five free visitors permits every year. You can also buy 15 visitor parking permits (scratchcards) per week at a cost of £1 per permit. These are free of charge for over 60's.
Charities, community centres and religious organisations are entitled to three permits a year, at a cost of £25 each. To apply contact us on 0116 454 6300.
Application forms for business permits and maintenance permits can be downloaded at the bottom of the page. Applications can only be made by post or in person.
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