If you live in a Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ) you can buy daily visitor permits for people visiting to park their cars.

Do it online (external site)

These vouchers are only valid for on-street parking. If you live on an estate and require visitors vouchers you will need to apply at Olive Morris House in person.

Who can use this service

You must be a resident in Lambeth and live in a Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ) to buy daily visitor parking permits. You can buy up to 50 visitors permits in any 12 month period. For your address to qualify as your residence you would normally spend approximately four nights a week there and pay the relevant Council Tax.

See terms and conditions for using Lambeth's parking permits

You will need to provide two items from the list below as proof of address if your application cannot be automatically verified.

These documents must be for the address you are applying for:

  • driving licence (current address)
  • bank or credit card statement - dated within the last three months
  • utility bill - dated within the last three months (mobile phone bills will not be accepted)
  • solicitor's completion letter - dated within the last three months
  • current year Lambeth council tax document
  • home contents insurance policy
  • signed current formal tenancy agreement
  • an electoral canvas form or polling card - dated in the last year.

If your require permits for a Trade persons working on your property for example plumbers, decorators and builders you will need to purchase Traders permits. To allow the trades person to park near your property

Size of vehicle - your vehicle can be either a motorcycle, passenger vehicle or a light goods vehicle with no more than eight seats. The overall height should not exceed 2.3 metres. The length should not exceed 5.5 metres.

Costs for this service

Book of five tickets £23

If you would like to purchase vouchers individually the cost is £5.25 per voucher. You can only apply for individual vouchers these at Olive Morris House in Brixton, you will need to book an appointment

One day visitor parking permits can't be exchanged, refunded or transferred. Visitors vouchers are not for resale.

What you need to know...

One day visitor parking permits can't be exchanged, refunded or transferred.

Once you have applied for a permit, it will be sent to you within 10 working days.

Please note visitor vouchers come in a number of different colours: orange, yellow, blue and white. Please ensure you scratch off the Day, Month, Date and Year (if your permit has this section) to validate your visitors voucher.

You must also ensure you fill in the vehicle registration number of the car that is using the permit.

These permits are not valid within an estate. They can only be used for on-street parking, within the zone specified.