If you own a business or work in Lambeth you can apply for a business parking permit, this includes doctors and teachers.

Do it online (external site)

Who can use this service

Business parking permit/Business parking permit (all zone)

The permit allows your vehicle to park in business bays, or any shared use bays that includes use by business permit holders and / or generic permit holders. This is available for a single CPZ or an all zones permit.

To apply for a business parking permit:

  • you must have a business in the area the permit is valid
  • your vehicle must be used and insured for business purposes.

All applications must include a:

  • current copy of your NNDR (business rates)
  • valid certificate of insurance

Teachers parking permit

A teachers permit allows you to park in a shared use parking bay, in the vicinity of the school.

To apply for a teacher parking permit, you must produce a:

  • typed letter on letterheaded paper, signed by the head teacher or other school official confirming that you are a member of staff - dated with the last three months
  • valid certificate of insurance

Doctors parking permit

A doctors permit allows you to park in a specific bay assigned to your surgery only. This permit does not entitle you to park anywhere else in the borough.

To be eligible for a doctor parking permit:

  • you must have a doctor's parking bay assigned to your surgery (the bay number will appear on the parking permit)
All applications must include a:
  • typed letter from the practice on letterhead to confirm permission to use the bay assigned to the surgery
  • valid Certificate of Insurance.

See terms and conditions for using Lambeth parking permits

One Day Traders Permits are also available to purchase online

Costs for this service

Business permit - £600 - 12 months
Business permit (all zone) - £1500 - 12 months
Teacher permit - £330 - 12 months
Doctor permit - £400 - 12 months

Please note our prices will be changing on the 12 June 2017, new charges can be viewed here

Next Steps

After paying by card you will be able to print a two week temporary permit to display on your vehicle (except a doctor's permit). Your permit will then be sent to you in 10 - 14 working days once we have approved the documentation provided.