Permits for Businesses, Guest Houses & Amenity Groups

The following Business permits may be available to businesses.

  • Business Customer Permits (Available in all zones where business is situated within zone)
  • Business Staff Permits (Available for businesses in Permit Zones F and V only)
  • Business All Zones Permits (2 hours parking in any zone while carrying out work)
  • Business Customer Permits

    Any proprietor of business premises situated within the permit parking zones may apply to the Council for permit(s) for use by customers visiting the buisness address. The permit will enable the customer to park his or her vehicle within permit parking places in the zone in which the business is situated for a limited time.

    Parking Zones
    The Zone Identification List can help find which zone your business is situated within and whether it is within the Inner Area or Outer Area for permit parking.

    In some circumstances, one road may cross over into several permit zones and across Inner and Outer Area parking zones, where part of the road is in one zone another part in another zone. Your permit parking zone will be that which your property is situated within.

    If you are unsure which zone your property is situated within or whether it is within a permits zone area please email Parking Services, or telephone during office hours.

    Entitlement
    Businesses in the Inner area of the permit scheme (Zones B, C, M, P, Q, R, S) may apply for One permit for use by any customer for parking for up to One hour in any one day. The cost of this permit is £50.00.

    Businesses in the Outer area of the permit scheme (Zones A, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, O, T, U, V, W, X, 2A, 2B) may apply for up to Five permits for use by any customer for parking for up to Four hours in any one day. The cost of each permit is £50.00.

  • Business All Zones Permits

    Any proprietor of any business may apply to the Council for the issue of a permit for use by any person employed by the business for parking in any parking zone within the permit scheme.

    The permit will enable the employee to park his or her vehicle within permit parking places in any zone to enable their business functions to be carried out. Parking in any location is limited to 2 hours in any 24 hour period for the purpose of attending a customer's premises (residential or domestic).

    If the applicant business is situated within the permit parking zones the permit will not allow the holder to park for reasons of attending at his place of employment.

    There is no limit on number of permits issued. The cost for each permit issued is £300.00

  • Business Staff Permits (Zones F, V, Z1, Z2 and Z3 only)

    Any proprietor of business premises situated in permit zones F, V, Z1, Z2 or Z3 may apply to the Council for the issue of a permit for use by any person employed at the business premises. The permit will enable the employee to park his or her vehicle within permit parking places in the zone in which the business is situated.

    Entitlement
    The Zone Identification List can help find whether your property is within one of the qualifying zones. If you are unsure which zone your property is situated within or whether it is within a qualifying zone please email Parking Services, or telephone during office hours.

    There is no limit on number of Business Staff permits issued to a qualifying business. The cost for each permit issued is £300.00.

  • Permits for Guest Houses

    Guest Houses are defined as "those establishments registered with Winchester City Council which offer bed and breakfast facilities and have no more than six rooms available for hire to guests".

    Proprietors of Guest Houses situated within the permit zones may apply to the Council for permits for use by guests registered at their premises. The permit will enable the guest to park his or her vehicle within permit parking places in the zone in which the Guest House is situated.

    A permit may be obtained for each room available for hire to guests, up to a maximum of six. Permits cost £25.00 each.

  • Permits for Amenity Groups

    Amenity Groups are defined as "an amenity or other organisation which provides a service to the community and conducts regular daytime activities primarily intended for adults."

    Amenity Groups or other organisations situated within the permit zones may apply to the Council for permits for use by persons attending those premises for the purpose of participating in activities organised by the amenity or community group. The permit will enable the holder to park his or her vehicle within permit parking places in the zone in which the Amenity or Community Group is situated.

    Up to twenty permits may be applied for at the cost of £25.00 per permit issued.