Parking Updates and Other Information

News & Updates

Please note parking charges apply from 7am-6pm on all days except 25 December and Easter Sunday.

Closure of Coach Park

Due to the works taking place on the new John Lewis multi-storey car park, the coach park will be closing on 8 January 2018.

We have provided temporary coach drop off and collection points on Silbury Boulevard – as shown on the attached plan (PDF, 351KB)

Temporary Road Closure Marlborough Gate, Central Milton Keynes

The Council intends to make a Temporary Restriction Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 in Marlborough Gate from its junction with Silbury Boulevard to its junction with Midsummer boulevard from 15/01/2018  for 12 months.

This is to enable works to be carried out to the highway and will take effect only at times indicated by the appropriate road signs which will be erected in advance of any closure. Please see map for location (PDF, 190KB).

Parking Annual Report 2016 - 2017

Read the Parking Annual Report (PDF, 1.2MB) for 2016-2017

Parking Annual Report 2015 - 2016

Read the Parking Annual Report (PDF, 495KB) for 2015-2016

Changes to parking from 1 April 2018

Full and part time employee permit holder

No change – Full time £2.80 per day, £52.50 per month and £630 per annum/Part-time £1.40 per 5 hour session.

Green permit holder

The green parking permit will offer a 50% discount compared to the cost of a standard employee permit, so providing extra value for money for those who drive a vehicle emitting between 76g and 100g CO2 per km driven.

This will mean that the charge for the annual green parking permits is £315 in 2018/19.

This can also be purchased for 3 months at £78.75, 6 months at £157.50 or 9 months at £236.25.

Car share permit holder

Car share parking permit charges will be £130 per applicant per annum in 2018/19.

The permit is also available for 6 months at £65 per applicant.

Car share permits will continue to allow parking in over 11,000 parking spaces throughout Central Milton Keynes.

Milton Keynes resident commuter permit holder

The charge will be £10 per day.

Long Stay Pay and display:




(From 1st April 2018)

24 hours




Commuter Permit:




(From 1st April 2018)

1 month



2 month



3 months



4 months



5 months



6 months



7 months



8 months



9 months



10 months



11 months



12 months



New Multi-Storey Car Park Given Cabinet Approval

In January 2017, Cabinet gave approval to build a c700 space Multi-Storey Car Park in A3 (near the station – see map (PDF, 3.3MB) for location). This is subject to the planning process but expected to open in June 2019.


Last Updated: 11 October 2018