Car park permits

Season car-park permitsWorkington car park

You can purchase a monthly, quarterly, half yearly or annual season ticket. The permit is valid for use on any Allerdale owned long-stay car park within the borough.

Permit prices

The cost for permits varies for each area.

If you are on a low income, you may be eligible for a special low-income permit. See details below.

Season permits can be purchased in any of the Customer Service Centres.  Permits are NOT valid on any short stay car park (where maximum stay is three hours or less), or on any private car park which is being managed (on behalf of the business concerned) by Allerdale Borough Council. The list of the car parks where it is valid will be shown with the permit.

If you are uncertain whether a permit can be used in a particular location, the car park notice board or pay and display machine information plate will identify the conditions which are applicable to that car park.

Discount season car-park permits

These permits are available to low paid or part time workers for use in the town in which they work. In order to qualify, earnings must be less than there living wage which according to the Living Wage Foundation is £8.25 per hour.

The following documentary evidence must be provided at the time of purchase:

  • current proof of income
  • current proof of place (town) of employment
  • proof that the vehicle is registered to the person/address of the person applying for the permit

Permits can be purchased for durations of three months (£35) or six months (£70) in any of the Customer Service Centres . 

This permit only allows for one vehicle registration and may be used only on the following named car parks listed against the town for which they are purchased:

  • Keswick:   Otley Road, Lakeside, Central
  • Cockermouth:  Sullart Street, Wakefield Road
  • Workington:  Elizabeth Street, Brow Top, Central Station
  • Maryport:  Mill Street
  • Wigton:  Water Street, Council Office car park
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Contact us

0303 123 1702

Allerdale Borough Council
Allerdale House, Workington, Cumbria,
CA14 3YJ