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Parking permits for controlled parking zones

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

Parking policy update – your questions answered

We have updated our parking policy and we want to hear your views to ensure it meets your needs.

Resident parking permits

Residents living within one of the borough's controlled parking zones (CPZ) can buy a resident parking permit which you can purchase or renew online.

Visitor parking permits

Visitor permits allow residents' visitors to park in 'resident permit holder' parking bays in the controlled parking zones (CPZs).

Controlled parking zones and operating times

Operating times for CPZs in Lewisham.

Business parking permits

Business permits are available to employees of businesses within the borough’s controlled parking zones and can be applied for or renewed online.

Why we introduce controlled parking zones and how we do it

​We can examine the possibility of introducing controlled parking zones (CPZs) to local areas if it could benefit residents.

Progress on work to introduce new controlled parking zones (CPZs) or alter existing CPZs

Information about our current controlled parking zone (CPZ) projects.

Controlled parking zone permit charges

Current permit charges can be found in the table below.

Planning and design of CPZs

A controlled parking zone (CPZ) is an area where first priority in the use of available parking space is given to residents through a permit system.

Parking permits for carers

The carer’s permits are issued free of charge and entitle the parking of carer’s vehicles for those residents living within a CPZ who require constant help in the provision of their care,  whether from family, friends or professional carers.