Shropshire Council

New parking charges in Shrewsbury

05 November 2018 Last updated at 01:34

New charges are being introduced to all Shropshire Council car parks and all on street pay and display in Shrewsbury on 5 November, with further changes being introduced around the county in the coming weeks. Please see below for a summary of the revised Shrewsbury car park/on street pay and display charges and those for the park and ride to help assist in making the decision for the most suitable parking for your visit.

ABBEY FOREGATE – Linear (per minute) charges apply – 50p/hour

  • Minimum charge 50p.
  • Maximum charge £4 per day.
  • Parking for five hours or less – cheaper than before the changes.
  • FREE parking on Sundays and bank/public holidays – cheaper than before the changes.
  • FREE parking between 6pm and 8am.
  • NEW weekly tickets available – seven days’ parking for £17.
  • Discounted season tickets and resident permits.
  • 313 spaces including four Blue Badge bays.

FRANKWELL MAIN – Linear (per minute) charges apply – 70p/hour

  • Minimum charge 70p.
  • Maximum charge £5.60 per day.
  • Parking for five hours or less will be cheaper than before the changes.
  • FREE parking on Sundays and bank/public holidays – cheaper than before the changes
  • FREE parking between 6pm and 8am.
  • NEW weekly tickets available – seven days’ parking for £24.
  • Discounted season tickets and resident permits.
  • 650 spaces including nine Blue Badge bays and one motorcycle parking area.

FRANKWELL QUAY – Linear (per minute) charges apply – 70p/hour

  • Minimum charge 70p.
  • Maximum charge £5.60 per day.
  • Parking for five hours or less will be cheaper than before the changes.
  • FREE parking on Sundays and bank/public holidays – cheaper than before the changes.
  • FREE parking between 6pm and 8am.
  • 12 spaces including one Blue Badge bay and one motorcycle parking area.

FRANKWELL RIVERSIDE – Linear (per minute) charges apply – 70p/hour

  • Minimum charge 70p.
  • Maximum stay/charge £2.10 for three hours.
  • FREE parking on Sunday & bank/public holidays – cheaper than before the changes.
  • FREE parking between 6pm and 8am.
  • 77 spaces including nine Blue Badge bays.

ST JULIAN’S FRIARS – Linear (per minute) charges apply – £1/hour

  • Minimum charge £1.
  • Parking for two hours or less will be cheaper than before the changes.
  • FREE parking between 6pm and 8am.
  • Half-price parking on Sundays and bank/public holidays – 50p/hour.
  • Discounted resident permits.
  • 257 spaces and one motorcycle parking area.

RAVEN MEADOWS MULTI-STOREY – Linear (per minute) charges apply – Mon to Sat – £1.80/hour

  • Park for £1.50 all day on Sundays and bank/public holidays.
  • An eight-hour charging ‘cap’ between 8am and midnight.
  • Three-hour ‘cap’ between 8pm and 8am – pay no more than £5.40 for evening and overnight parking.
  • Extended opening hours Monday to Saturday 7am to midnight and 9am to 10pm on Sundays and bank/public holidays.
  • 852 spaces including 30 Blue Badge bays and 14 Parent and Child bays.

BRIDGE STREET – Linear (per minute) charges apply – £1.80/hour

  • Minimum charge £1.80.
  • FREE parking between 6pm and 8am.
  • Half-price parking on Sunday and bank/public holidays (90p/hour).
  • 53 spaces including two Blue Badge bays and two motorcycle parking areas.

ST AUSTIN’S STREET – Linear (per minute) charges apply – £1.80/hour

  • Minimum charge £1.80.
  • FREE parking between 6pm and 8am.
  • Half-price parking on Sunday & bank/public holidays (90p/hour).
  • 48 spaces including two Blue Badge bays and one motorcycle parking area.

QUARRY SWIMMING AND FITNESS CENTRE – Linear (per minute) charges apply – £1.80/hour

  • Minimum charge £1.80.
  • FREE parking between 6pm and 8am.
  • Half-price parking on Sundays and bank/public holidays (90p/hour).
  • 14 spaces including one Blue Badge bay and one motorcycle parking area.

ON STREET – Linear (per minute) charges apply – £2.40 / HOUR

  • Minimum charge £1.20.

PARK AND RIDE

  • Choice of three sites at Harlescott, Meole and Oxon with over 1800 spaces.
  • Monday to Saturday – service every 20 minutes.
  • Return bus fare £1.60 per person.
  • Half price concession with English Bus Pass.
  • Half price concession for students of Shrewsbury Sixth Form College and Shrewsbury High School with student ID card.
  • Group ticket for up to five adults after 9.30am Monday to Friday and at any time on Saturday £2.50.
  • Accompanied children under 16 FREE.
  • Season Tickets – £6.40 per week, £24 per month
  • Ten tripper tickets – ten return trips valid for three months – £14.40

Call 0345 678 9019 for more information.