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Bike parking

If you ride a bike in Islington, you have a number of options where and how to park it.

Types of bike parking

Bike hangar

  • secure private space on the road and on some council estates, with room for six bicycles.
  • a space costs £107.25 a year to rent – plus a £25.75 key deposit.
  • the money raised from secure cycle rental pays for more secure cycle parking in Islington. We are currently putting in 420 hangars/ 2,500 spaces by 2022 to meet demand for secure cycle parking.

Read more about getting yourself a bike hangar using this guide (PDF 104KB)

Sheffield stands

Famous tubular bike stand. Can be fitted on pavements.

We have already provided over 1,650 Sheffield stands on public highways.

Lamp post parking

Small secure frame attached to a lamp post that you can lock your bike to.

How to get bike parking near you

If you’re interested in bike parking on your street, housing estate or your work place - you can contact us today with a request.  

Request bike parking place

Availability is dependent on suitability, funding and public consultation.


If you have any questions, lost your keys, or to cancel your bike hanger subscription.

Email your questions to cycle parking

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