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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.

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.

Online Permit System - frequently asked questions

This page provides the answers to frequently asked questions (FAQ) regarding the new online parking permit system in a step-by-step guide.

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.

Controlled parking zones and operating times

Operating times for CPZs in Lewisham.

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.

Visitor parking permits

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

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. 

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.

Charity business parking permits

Find out more about charity business parking permits and how you can apply for your vehicle.

Housing Estates Permits

Information on resident and visitor parking permits for residents who live on a housing estate.

Motorcycle parking charges consultation

Why we are proposing to introduce motorcycle parking charges.

Proposed parking arrangements in Lewisham’s housing estates – Consultation

We are proposing to introduce parking enforcement within Lewisham's housing estates and we want to hear your views.