Parking permits - resident or visitor

If you want to park your vehicle on your estate, you will need to apply for a parking permit.

Apply for a resident or parking permit

Permits are valid only for the vehicle and estate or bay specified on the permit and for the period they are issued for. Where you can park is normally based on your address.

Blue Badges

Blue Badge holders’ resident permits are issued free of charge however, you will need to purchase Visitor scrath cards for any visitors.

Payment and prices

Residents permits cost £30 per year.

Visitor permits are available in books of (a maximum of 50 visitor scratch cards can be bought per month):

  • 10 scratch cards for £15
  • 20 scratch cards for £30, or
  • 50 scratch cards for £75.

Applying for a permit

You can pay for resident or visitor permits by:

You can pay by credit or debit card provided your rent or services charge account is not in arrears.

You will need to take with you:

  • proof of address - utility bill, council tax bill or tenancy agreement
  • vehicle log book (V5) (proof you own the vehicle)
  • car tax or statutory off road notice (SORN)
  • driver's licence
  • MOT certificate
  • insurance certificate.

All documentation must correspond to the address/ estate that you are applying for permits or visitor scratch cards on.

If you are in arrears of more than one weeks rent or one months service charge (leaseholders) you must have a proven payment plan in place to pay off these arrears before being approved.

Replacing or renewing permits

You will need to purchase a new permit if:

  • you change address
  • lose your permit, or
  • if your permit runs out. You must apply before your current permit expires.

SORN exepmtion

If you have applied for a statutory off road notice (SORN) from the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA), you can apply for a parking permit for the duration of the notice. You must clearly display the SORN in the vehicle.

Permission must be given from your local area office before parking a SORN vehicle on your estate.

Contact us


Call: 0800 088 0088

Write to:
Parking and Garages team
Lambeth London Living
The Springfield Centre
110 Union Road