To apply for a Student car parking permit you must meet one of the University's criteria as set out below:
- Your term time address is over 10 miles away from the University (Please ensure that you have entered your term time address on your student record, applications will not be proccessed if this information is missing).
- You are registered disabled (please upload a copy of your blue badge with your application)
- You have dependents under the age of 16: Students who are the parents or legal guardians of children under 16 years of age who live at the term-time address; or You are are registered as a carer to disabled family members at their permanent home address (evidence will be required, please upload any relevant documentation that supports your application e.g child passport, child tax credit award letter, carer registration document).
- Students with other certified medical reasons (you may be required to make an appointment to see the Student Disability Service who will assess your needs).
If you meet the above criteria and wish to apply for a University student permit please submit the on-line form below:
The applicant should be aware that by bringing a vehicle onto University property you agree to abide by it's
Traffic Regulations, this includes the issue of financial parking charges for unauthorised parking.
Where Can I Park?
Students who are issued with an approved permit are permitted to park in the following areas only:
Pritchatts Park Village, Pritchatts Road (B15 2QX) *permits not not valid in resident only bays
Pritchatts Road Car Park (corner of Pritchatts Road and Vincent Drive, B15 2QU)
North East Multi Storey Car Park (Pritchatts Road, B15 2QX)
Selly Oak Campus ** pay & display areas only at Johnston car park and George Cadbury Hall
(Students are not permitted access to purple permit parking areas, those being University School , OLRC and SOVAC).
Please note that the car parks shown above are all pay and display at £1 per day for student permit holders.
No cash, register with RingGo to pay via your credit/debit card via your mobile phone (see below for further details).
A valid green student permit is required in all areas above
Charges apply Monday to Friday 8.00am - 6.00pm year round (NB: charges are still applicable during non-term time)
Students who are not granted a parking permit but choose to park in any of the car parks above must purchase a pay & display ticket at the full tariff dependent upon your length of stay.
Students are not permitted access to the main campus prior to 4.30pm, if you do park on campus before this time our
enforcement officers may issue a financial penalty ticket.
Blue Disabled Badge holders can park on the main campus, free of charge, please ensure your Blue Badge is
For information on parking at the Halls of Residence see the student accommodation parking information page.
Please take a look at our Public Transport links.