Parking Services

Our contact details

Parking and Security Group
The Regent Centre
Regent Road
Tel: 01782 232091
Fax: 01782 233496

Opening Times:

  • Monday 9am to 5pm
  • Tuesday 9am to 5pm
  • Wednesday 9am to 5pm
  • Thursday 9am to 5pm
  • Friday 9am to 5pm

We manage a range of parking facilities in the city.  Please follow the links to the left and below to find out more.

School Education Campaign

We are working with the schools, parents and residents to press the message home that unsafe parking is unacceptable, with a strong publicity campaign including:

• school literature including signage, banners and bookmarks for children.
• press releases, updates via social media, ward councillor involvement.

We have also developed a road safety video called "keep us safe, stay off the yellow lines" which you can view by visiting

Free Electric Vehicle Charging on John Street Multi Storey

We have 6 electric vehicle charging spaces, just pay for your parking and charge your electric vehicle for free.  Please click here to find out more.


Parking Annual Report 2013-2014

Our Parking Annual Report for 2013-2014 is now available.

Click here to view the Annual Report

The Annual report gives details on services, priorities, performance and financial data for Parking Services in 2013-2014. 


PATROL and Bus Lane Adjudication Service

The council is a member of the Parking and Traffic Regulations Outside London (PATROL) Adjudication Joint Committee and the Bus Lane Adjudication Service Joint Committee.

The Joint Committees publish Annual Statements of Account which are subject to External Audit and the arrangements for 2011/12