Harbourside boat launching season ticket

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We issue a season ticket to individuals who wish to utilize the slipway within the Harbourside Park 1 Car Park, for launching boats, jet-skis etc. The season ticket is only valid when the vehicle is parked in the boat launching area with a trailer attached. Parking of a vehicle without a trailer is not permitted.

You can register more than one vehicle on your online account and then nominate which vehicle you need to park, as and when required. It is important to ensure the vehicle you have parked is the vehicle active on your account.

The annual cost of the season ticket is currently £210, which included the normal parking charge for car and trailer. The normal daily tariff for the boat launching is currently set at £15 before 2.30pm and £12 after 2.30pm, which includes the parking of car and trailer.

The season ticket is restricted for use between:

  • Monday to Friday 10am to midnight
  • Saturday and Sunday 6am to midnight

How to apply

You can apply online or by post.


To apply online, please use our form.


You will require a valid credit or debit card. Season tickets purchased online will be valid for use immediately.

By post

To apply by post, download and complete the  Harbourside boat launching season 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 Harbourside boat launching terms and conditions.

Page last updated: 22 March 2021
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