Beach and parks resident parking permit

Coronavirus (COVID-19): change to service

Poole's public car parks are now open.

See further information about changes to services.

This permit is only available for Poole residents and lets you park at:

  • Banks Road (on street)
  • Beach Road
  • Branksome Chine
  • Branksome Dene Chine
  • Brudenell Ave (pay and display area)
  • Brudenell Road
  • Chaddesley Glen (lower)
  • Hamworthy Park
  • Haven Road (upper)
  • Lake Pier
  • Rockley View Point (Ham Common)
  • Sandbanks
  • Sandbanks Peninsular
  • Sandbanks Road
  • Shore Road (on and off street)
  • Skateboard Park (Baiter)
  • Western Road
  • Whitecliff Park

You will need to apply separately for parking at Upton Country Park.

The permit costs £147 per year. The ticket must be clearly displayed if your vehicle is parked in one of those areas, if you do not display the ticket you may be issued a Penalty Charge Notice.

How to apply

To apply online, please use our form.


Please include your proof of residence in Poole when you apply.

By post

To apply by post, download and complete the beach and parks resident ticket application form and enclose your cheque/postal order, made payable to BCP Council, together with photocopies of the supporting documents as set out on the form and post the application to:

Parking administration section 
BCP Council
PO Box 5038 
BH15 2WG

Please make sure you read the beach and parks resident parking permit terms and conditions.

Page last updated: 22 March 2021
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