Staff car parking

Vehicle Parking & Cycle Policy

The permit year ranges from September to August inclusive. 

Permit Types (Paid)


Permit Types (Free)

Payment Options

Salary Deducted:

Payments deducted monthly from your salary. 

Tier 1 - Staff with an annual gross salary up to the top of Grade D - 
£120 per annum (£10/month).

Tier 2 - Staff with an annual gross salary above the top of Grade D and 
up to the top of Grade G - £240 per annum (£20/month).

Tier 3 - Staff with an annual gross salary above the top of Grade G and 
up to spinal point 51 - £360 per annum (£30/month).

Tier 4 - Staff with an annual gross salary above spinal point 51 - 
£480 per annum (£40/month).

Pay & Display

Pay based on usage at the Pay & Display ticket machines. Tickets cost £2 per day or £1 for up to four hours. Please note that Pay & Display options are only available in certain car parks.

Pay in Advance

Pay in advance at the Cashiers Office in the Gateway House Building and provide evidence of your payment to the Estates Services Building Reception. Payments must be made in full months. Charges are as per the tier table above. 

How to Apply

Please see the 'How to Apply' text relevant to each permit type using the links above.

Alternative Travel Options

Click here for information on alternative travel options.


For enquiries regarding car parking please contact the Estates Helpdesk on 0116 250 6366 (ext. 6366) or email

Parking Enforcement

Parking enforcement is managed by the university's approved BPA Operator. All appeals against parking charges must be made in the first instance in writing to the BPA Approved Operator responsible for collecting parking charges. Details can be found in the Vehicle Parking & Cycle Policy.

Campus Car Parks

Click here for a map of our car parks. 

Click here for a map of Accessible Parking bays.




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