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Cars and parking

Parked cars

Find out about paying or challenging a parking fine. Find out about residents parking in Leicestershire and how to apply for different parking permits.

  • Blue Badge parking scheme 

    The Blue Badge scheme gives parking concessions across the UK, which help disabled people park closer to their destination

  • Pay a parking fine 

    Pay a parking fine (penalty charge notice) that has been issued to your vehicle as a result of a parking contravention.

  • Parking permits 

    Leicestershire County Council is responsible for the implementation and operation of all residents’ parking in Leicestershire.

  • Challenge a parking fine 

    You can challenge a parking fine (Penalty Charge Notice) if you believe you shouldn't have to pay it. You must write to us explaining why you are making a challenge. This is known as an informal challenge and is the 1st stage of the challenge process.

  • Apply for a visitor parking permit 

    People who live in an area with resident parking can apply for visitor parking permits. Parking permits for visitors are only issued to residents who hold a residents parking permit.

  • Apply for a trade visitors parking permit 

    People who live in an area with resident parking can apply for trade visitor permits when work is carried out at their property.

  • Dropped kerbs 

    Find out about applying to have the kerb outside your property lowered, also known as a vehicle access request

  • Apply for a parking permit for a business 

    Businesses located within a residents’ parking zone may apply for a parking permit and visitor parking permits.

  • Controlled parking spaces 

    Information on parking spaces and our parking account

  • Traffic management consultations 

    Find information on current traffic management consultations in your area

  • Parking enforcement 

    We’re responsible for enforcing all on-street parking restrictions across Leicestershire


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