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Business parking permits

Canterbury business permits

If you work in Canterbury and need your vehicle as part of your daily job, you can apply for a business parking permit. Your employer will need to be registered for business rates.

Car parks

A business off-street permit allows parking in the city centre pay and display car parks, excluding North Lane, Pound Lane, Queningate and Watling Street.

An annual permit costs £750.

Apply for a business parking permit


If your business is located in a parking zone you can apply for an on-street parking permit. You'll need to tell us your vehicle registration number. City centre streets are not eligible for a business permit.

An annual permit costs £390.

Check whether you are in a parking zone and then apply for a business parking permit.

Reserved permits

You can apply to reserve a parking space in certain car parks in the district including Hawks Lane.

An annual permit costs between £950 and £1700 depending on location.

Apply for a reserved business parking permit