Important COVID-19 notice: for general guidelines on the use of our city centre car parks during COVID-19 see city centre car parks and COVID-19.
Virtual pay and display means that you no longer need to find change for pay and display machines or display a physical ticket in your car when parking.
Please note: you can still pay using our pay and display machines and displaying a ticket.
Our car parking pay and display prices are based on duration of stay. All charges apply each day and the car park operates a 24 hour tariff.
|Time / duration|
|up to 1 hour||£1.50|
|up to 2 hours||£2.70|
|up to 3 hours||£3.50|
|up to 4 hours||£4.70|
|over 4 hours up to 24 hours||£10.00|
|overnight 6.30pm to 6.00am||£3.00|
Please note: all vehicles parked are required to display a valid paper or virtual pay and display ticket, parking permit or disabled badge.
To pay for virtual pay and display parking visit:
Please note: for additional features and faster payments visit MiPermit - register for an account.
Once you have paid for virtual pay and display, your vehicle details will be added to our officers hand-held computers in real time to let them know that you have paid.
The car park offers two designated disabled parking spaces for blue badge holders.
Blue badge holders can park up to three hours free of charge in a designated disabled parking bay with no return within eight hours.
A valid blue badge and clock set to the correct time of arrival must be displayed in the windscreen of your vehicle before leaving the car park.
Please note: all other car park spaces require the display of a valid virtual or paper pay and display ticket at the prices shown.
Motorcycle parking is free in the designated and signed area only.
Please note: Motorcycles should not park in any other area of the car park.
Whilst there is no height restriction in place at this car park, motorhome customers must purchase and display multiple tickets to cover the number of spaces that the vehicle uses.
To pay or challenge a parking fine (Penalty Charge Notice) see parking fines (Penalty Charge Notices).
Hill Street car park, Hill Street, Preston, PR1 2BB.
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