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Visitors and commuters

Visitors and commuters

Information for people visiting someone who lives in an RPS area and those commuting to Bristol.

Visitors

If you're visiting someone who lives in a residents' parking scheme area, you can use visitors' permits or pay and display.

Visitors' permits

If you're visiting someone who lives in a residents' parking scheme area, you can:

  • use visitors' permits, you can get visitors' permits from the person you're visiting
  • or pay and display

Each permit is valid for one day but can be swapped between vehicles on that day. 

Pay and display

You can either 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.

You may be able to park for longer than three hours in some areas. This will be clearly indicated by the sign next to the parking place and on the pay and display machine.

In most areas the hours of operation are 9am until 5pm. You can park free of charge outside these hours.

Commuters

Commuters are encouraged to find alternative travel options, information on alternative ways to travel can be found on the Travelwest website