Spike Island residents' parking scheme
Maps, permit costs, and information on the Spike Island residents' parking scheme (RPS).
This scheme started on Monday 4 January 2016.
Map of Spike Island RPS area
Get residents' and visitors' permits
First residents' permit cost depends on the vehicle emissions tax band: free, £24, £48 or £72 for a year (see table below).
Second permit costs £96 for a year.
Third permit costs £192 for a year.
There is an option to pay for your residents’ permit every three months in quarterly instalments.
|Vehicle co2 emissions tax band||First permit cost per year|
|Band A (up to 100)||Free|
|Band B (101 to 110)||£24|
|Band C to K (111 to 225)||£48|
|Band L to M (226 to 255+)||£72|
|No band or registered before 1 March 2001||£48|
Days and times
This scheme operates from Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.
You don't need a permit to park on bank holidays.
Pay and display
You can park for up to 30 minutes free of charge using a pay and display ticket or pay £1 an hour to park for up to three hours.
The pay and display operates from Monday to Friday, between 9am and 5pm.
You don't need a ticket on bank holidays.
Each household can get up to 100 visitors’ permits each year.
The first 50 permits are free. The next 50 cost £1 each.
You don't need to own a car to get visitors' permits.
If you're getting short-term or long-term care in your own home you might be able to get a free Essential Visitors' Permit (EVP).
Businesses and other organisations
There are different types of permit you might be able to get in this scheme: