Car parks in the district
The map below shows the locations and details about car parks in the district
With immediate effect the Lower Leas Coastal Park car park is closed from 8pm - 8am daily. Please make sure you leave the site on time. We are unable to release any vehicles overnight.
- Most council car parks are pay and display between 8:00am and 6:00pm daily. It's usually free to park outside these times
- Sandgate Road Car Park is usually locked at 9:00pm unless there is an event
Ways to pay
- All pay and display ticket machines accept 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1 and £2 coins; they don't give change
- Pay via the RingGo app using a credit or debit card
- Pay over the phone using a credit or debit card by following the instructions on the pay and display machine
Apply for a car park permit
If you regularly use a council car park, you can apply for a car park resident's permit or season ticket.
Apply for or renew a parking permit