Resident visitor parking permits

Resident visitor parking permits allow visitors to park in a residential parking zone during controlled hours.

With a permit, your visitor can park in a:
  • permit holders only bay
  • a shared use bay, which can be used by permit holders and motorists who display a valid pay and display ticket.

Find out if you qualify for 30 free one-day visitor permit vouchers

You may qualify to receive 30 free one-day resident visitor parking permit vouchers per rolling 12 months if:
  • your home is in a residential parking zone
  • it is the first time your household has applied for resident visitor parking permit vouchers
  • there are no vehicles registered at your property
  • you are on the electoral roll and /or Council Tax register.
To claim your free vouchers, complete our free vouchers form. We will post your vouchers to you, free of charge, within 14 days.

Buy resident visitor permit vouchers

If you are not eligible for 30 free permit vouchers, you must buy your permit vouchers online through My Newham.
Before you start, make sure the address that you wish to buy parking permits for is registered to your My Newham account.
Changes from 1 August
We are increasing the cost of some of our parking permits from 1 August. We are also reducing the number of resident visitor parking permit vouchers you can buy from 40
per household, per month to 20. Find out more about the permit changes.
There are three different types of permit, each valid for a different length of time:
​Type ​Number of vouchers per pack Current cost per pack​ ​Cost per pack from 1 August
​6 hours ​10 ​£10 £12​
​10 hours
​5 ​£15 ​£15
​24 hours
​5 ​£25 ​£25
You can currently buy a maximum of 40 vouchers (in any combination) per household, per month. From 1 August this will be reduced to 20 vouchers.

Note, resident visitor parking permits are non-refundable.

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