Parking permits

Use this website to apply for and to manage your parking permit account.

Do you want to buy a new or re-new your permit for your vehicle?

Do you have a visitor who needs to park?

Use SMS to activate virtual visitors credits:

To use an SMS to start a parking session text, format your message as :
VISIT LBS [vehicle registration] [duration]

Examples :
To book a parking session for vehicle MY1CAR for 1 DAY :-

To book a parking session for vehicle MY1CAR for 1 HOUR :-

To book a parking session for vehicle MY1CAR for 5 HOURS :-

Send to 80010 you will receive a text confirming the details, if this is for a 1 hour or 5 hour session you should send the text at the start of the parking. Online you can activate credits to start in the next week.

  • If you need to buy more virtual visitors credits please login to your account now.
  • If you do not have an account but want to buy permits for your visitors please register and apply for permits.
  • Permit types you can buy here currently:

    Resident’s parking permit

    This parking permit is available to most residents in our controlled parking zones and it allows the parking of a vehicle in a designated permit holders only bay or a shared use bay on-street outside your home. Please note some developments are permit exempt and are not allowed permits please see planning page where you can search for restrictions on your property. Properties which are permit free can buy visitor’s scratch cards or virtual visitor’s credits.

    Resident’s visitors permits

    Residents can apply for either paper scratch cards or virtual visitors credits, these allow a resident’s visitor to park in a permit holders only bay or a shared use bay. The virtual visitor’s credits means you can buy these on the same day as they are required for use and can be activated by login or by SMS (text) messages. The virtual visitors credits can be bought in 1 hour, 5 hour or 1 day lengths, the paper scratch cards are only available as a 1 day permit. If you need help setting up an online account or have any other problems please call 0800 138 9081 or email

    Business permit

    Businesses based in our controlled parking zones can apply for a parking permit which allows parking in our permit holders or shared use bays. These are not designed for commuting but where a business requires a vehicle during its day to day activities.

    Car Park Season tickets

    Buying a season ticket is quick, easy and secure. It is a convenient and economical choice if you park in any of our car parks in Peckham regularly. To find out more about season tickets click here.

    Blue Badge holders

    Discounts for blue badge holders for both residents and visitors credits can be applied for online. The application will require additional verification.

    Doctor’s permit

    This allows doctors to park in designated doctors only bays next to some surgeries, the application requires verification.

    Health worker permit

    This permit allows professional health workers which have to make home visits a period of free parking in our controlled parking zones so that they can carry out their day to day activities. The application will require additional verification.

    Child care worker permit

    This allows people carrying out childcare at an address in the controlled parking zones to buy a permit to park in the permit holders only and shared use bays. The application will require additional verification.