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Buy or renew a business parking permit

If your business is based at premises in Islington, you can apply for a business parking permit. You must be occupying the premises for non-residential purposes, and be registered for business rates.

A permit will only be issued to vehicles that are essential to the running of the business.

Applications can be made to parkingpermits@islington.gov.uk and should be from your company email address if you have one.

Your email will need to state the nature of your business and what the vehicle is used for.

Permit choices

There are different parking schemes available for businesses.

Each business may apply for up to two permits.

A permit may have up to three vehicles on it - the permit can only be used in one vehicle at any time.

1. Annual permit

This permit allows all day parking in any available business/shared use parking bay within your CPZ only.

Annual permits are charged at the following rates dependent on how many vehicle a business uses and the vehicle emissions.

Type  Cost 
First permit low emission (vehicle emissions 150g/km or less)​  £708
First permit high emission (vehicle emissions 151g/km or above) £1,170
Second permit low emission (vehicle emissions 150g/km or less) £942
Second permit high emission (vehicle emissions 151g/km or above)​ £1,395
Electric vehicle​   £545

Your vehicle emissions are detailed in your V5 vehicle document. Find your vehicle emissions online.

A permit may have up to three vehicles on it. The permit can only be used in one vehicle at any time

Download the business permit application form 

2. Universal permit  

This permit allows parking in resident, short stay, and shared use bays across Islington.

Type  Cost 
​Any non-electric vehicle
£3,870
Any electric vehicle or vehicle used by a charity 
£2,800

This permit may have up to 3 vehicles on it - the permit can only be used in one vehicle at any time:

Discounts are also available for large fleets of vehicles. Please enquire via parkingpermits@islington.gov.uk. 

Download the universal permit application form 

Email the completed form to parkingpermits@islington.gov.uk

or post it to Parking Permit Team, PO Box 2025, Pershore, WR10 9BU.

3. Annual permit with vouchers

This permit allows limited stay parking in any available business/shared use parking bay within your CPZ.

The permit must be displayed in conjunction with vouchers.

You can purchase an unlimited number of vouchers but vouchers can only be displayed for up to a maximum of three hours at any one time.

The permit costs £18.50

Vouchers are:

  • £12.20 for a book of 10 x 1 hour units
  • £13.25 for a book of 20 x half hour units
  • £29.50 for an all day permit.

This permit may have up to three vehicles on it - the permit can only be used in one vehicle at any time.

Download the business permit application form 

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