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Parking

Good parking provision is crucial, and we believe that effective parking enforcement benefits everyone. 
Lewisham is in National lockdown: Stay at home restrictions

Find out about the COVID-19 restrictions.

Controlled Parking Zones and Pay and Display car parks are operating as usual.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): parking restrictions and CPZs

Find out about our free key worker permit extension and the end of relaxed COVID-19 parking enforcement.

Easier travel for blue badge holders in Low Traffic Neighbourhoods

If you are a blue badge holder we are making it easier for you to travel through our Low Traffic Neighbourhoods.

Free temporary parking permits for COVID-19 key workers

Free temporary parking permits for COVID-19 key workers have been extended until 31 March 2021.

How our new parking policy will affect parking permit prices

Our updated parking policy aims to make the borough greener by reducing greenhouse gas emissions and improving air quality.

New parking permit system

From 1 April 2020, you will need to register for a parking permit account using the new permit system.

Parking permits for controlled parking zones

Controlled parking zones (CPZs) are areas where parking is restricted or reserved for permit holders only.

Car parks and street parking

We maintain a number of car parks in the borough as well as a large number of on street pay-and-display bays.

Parking tickets

Effective parking enforcement benefits public transport users, pedestrians, cyclists and responsible drivers.

Blue Badge disabled parking

Find out about the Blue Badge disabled parking scheme including where you can park, who is eligible and how to apply.

Crossovers (dropped kerbs and white lines)

If you need to drive across the pavement to get your vehicle into your driveway, then you must, by law, have a crossover constructed.

Parking reports and policies

On this page you can find the annual car parking reports and our policies on parking in the borough.

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