Parking Charges and Guidance Notes

Parking charges apply from 7am-6pm on all days except 25th December and Easter Sunday.

  • Standard Tariff (purple bays) 50 pence per hour (Please use the black Pay & Display machines).
  • Premium Tariff (red bays)  £2 per hour (Please use the red Pay & Display machines).
  • Long Stay Tariff (blue bays) £10 all day (Please use the blue Pay & Display machines).

The Central Milton Keynes Parking Guide Map (PDF, 3.3MB) shows the locations of the various bays.

Payments for paper permits

In order to process card payments for permits and scratch cards we will contact you at the time of processing to take your card payment over the phone. This is to comply with all legislation and for your personal protection.

Permit Guidance

Parking Permit Guidance will explain the Terms and Conditions of the permit, documentation required and zonal parking codes.  

Parking Charges

Read the Pay and Display and Parking Permit Charges (PDF, 200KB) document to find the cost to Pay & Display to park and the cost of all the permits we offer. Please note as from 1 April 2017 there will be a charge of £25 per permit per annum for all Resident and Visitor Permits. There is no charge for the first change of vehicle details on an existing permit; however any further changes will incur an administration  charge of £5.00 for each change.

Change of vehicle details

If you need to change your vehicle details on your parking permit please email: or call 0845 230 8855 option 3.

For RingGo permits please log in to your RingGo account to amend your details.



Last Updated: 17 October 2018