Get visitors' parking permits

Get visitors' parking permits

You can get permits online for all areas except the Central Parking Zone.

If you live in Easton and St Philips, you need to apply using our alternative get visitors' parking permits form.
If you live within the Central Parking Zone (CPZ) visitors parking permits are unavailable. Find out where your visitors can pay to park.

Getting visitors' permits

If you've applied online for residents' or visitors' permits before, you'll need to sign in to your Bristol Account for more permits.

Apply through your account

If you haven't applied online before

You'll need

  • an email address to create your account
  • a debit or credit card to pay

You must answer all questions unless marked as optional.

Get visitors' permits

Your allocation of visitors' permits are reset annually

If you applied for visitors' permits in time for the start date of your scheme, then your annual allocation is reset on the scheme start date.

If you applied for visitors' permits after the scheme started, then your annual allocation is reset on the date you applied for the first visitors' permits.

If you do not know the date of your first application, then call the parking team on 0117 922 2600.

Other ways to order

If you can’t apply through your account or by using the 'Get visitors' permits' online link above, then you can apply using the alternative  get visitors' parking permits form or you can download and return a paper form.