Season Ticket Expiry Dates
Category B, C and D Season tickets purchased prior to the 23 March 2020 when parking charges were suspended, which were still in date on the 15 June when they were reinstated, will be automatically extended by the amount of days lost between that period up a maximum of 3 months.
Category B, C and D Season tickets purchased prior to the 23 March 2020 when parking charges were suspended, which also expired prior to the 15 June 2020 when they were reinstated, can be extended by the amount of days lost during that period. These reclaimed days must start from 15 June. To do this please email email@example.com with your permit or registration number.
Category A (Waterfront car park) season tickets will automatically have any days lost between 23 March 2020 and 15 June 2020 added back on, up to a maximum of 3 months.
Category B, C and D Season tickets are now virtual, paper permits will no longer be posted to our customers. We will continue posting reminder letters to holders of 3, 6 and 12 month Season Tickets for now, but we hope to introduce text alerts in the near future.
Where Can I Use a Band C Ticket?
Band C Season Tickets can be used on the following long stay surface car parks only:-
Car Park Locations can be found on the Map of Stafford Car Parks (pdf 361kb)
Applying for a Band C Season Ticket
You can apply for a Band C Season Ticket by calling 01785 619000 between 8.30am and 5.00pm Monday to Thursday or 8.30am and 4.30pm Friday and press option 6 for parking.
IMPORTANT Before applying for a Season Ticket you must read and agree to the Terms and Conditions of Use
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How we use your personal information
A. The information that you have provided will be used by Stafford Borough Council, who are the data controller, to allow us to administer your parking permit. We will only share your information, when necessary, with our internal customer services departments for processing parking permits and facilitating payments and refunds and where the law requires or allows us to do so. For further information, please see www.staffordbc.gov.uk/PrivacyNotice.
Q. How quickly can I get one?
A. We require 14 days notice to process your applications. Your permit will begin on the 1st or 15th day of the month; whichever is closest once we’ve processed your application. Therefore, please ensure that you apply for your season ticket a minimum of 14 days and a maximum of 27 days before you need to use it.
Q. Can I use it on short stay car parks?
A. No, Band C Season Tickets are only valid on Doxey Road Long Stay and Gaol Road car parks only.
Q. Can I use on Stafford car parks?
Q. How long do they last?
A. You can purchase them to run for 1, 3, 6 or 12 months.
Q. Can I apply online?
A. Not at the moment.
Q. Can I apply by phone?
A. Yes, dial 01785 619000 between 8.30am and 5.00pm Monday to Thursday or 8.30am and 4.30pm Friday and press option 6 for parking.
You must be able to pay by credit or debit card.
Q. What if I want to purchase more than one ticket?
A. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or dial 01785 619000 between 8.30am and 5.00pm Monday to Thursday or 8.30am and 4.30pm Friday and press option 6 for parking.
Q. Can I have more than one registration number?
A. Yes, you can apply to have up to two registration numbers on the same virtual permit. Only one vehicle is allowed to park at any given time. If both vehicles need to park at the same time one of the vehicles will need to pay or the duration of their stay.
Q. I want my ticket to start later in the year
A. Contact us direct by email at email@example.com or dial 01785 619000 between 8.30am and 5.00pm Monday to Thursday or 8.30am and 4.30pm Friday and press option 6 for parking.
Q. Where do I display the ticket?
A. Permits are now virtual, no paper permits will be sent out as of 1st June 2020.
Q. Are there any rules we must abide by?
A. Yes, the season ticket holder is subject to the current Stafford Borough Council off street parking places order (which is available for inspection at the civic centre) and you must comply with the car park regulations as stated on the signs situated by the pay and display machines.
Q. What happens if I change my vehicle?
A. If you change your vehicle you will need to have your virtual permit updated. To do this, please email your details to firstname.lastname@example.org. A £12 admin fee will apply.
Q. Will you send a reminder?
A. Yes, a reminder will be sent to you prior to your ticket expiry date, if you purchased a 3, 6 or 12 month ticket.
Q. Am I guaranteed a parking space?
A. No, The issue of a season ticket does not guarantee or reserve a parking space.
Q. What if I want to cancel my season ticket before its expiry date?
A. The Council will consider issuing refunds for the remaining complete months on 6 and 12 month season tickets ONLY, subject to there being at least 2 complete months remaining minus a £12 administration fee.