Chelmsford City Council

Find a car park

We own and maintain several car parks in the Chelmsford area. Our car parks offer a range of short-term, long-term and mixed stay parking.

You can also:

All our car parks are now cashless. You can read more about cashless parking.

This list only covered council-run car parks. If you are looking for details of private car parks, you can visit Parkopedia.

All of our car parks are open. We are offering free on-street parking for key workers until 30 September 2020. You can read full details of all our changes to parking arrangements.

Car parkPostcodeDistance from stationLength of stayType
Writtle ParishCM1 3DTN/aMixedSurface
West End BusinessCM1 1QSN/aLong staySurface
West EndCM1 1QS0.2 milesShort staySurface
Waterloo Lane 3CM1 1BD0.4 milesShort staySurface
Waterloo Lane 2CM1 1BD0.4 milesShort staySurface
Waterloo Lane 1CM1 1BD0.4 milesShort staySurface
Waterhouse LaneCM1 2RL0.7 milesLong staySurface
Townfield StreetCM1 1QX0.1 milesLong stayMulti-storey
Sandon Park and RideCM2 7RUN/aShort stayPark and Ride
RiversideCM1 1PA0.6 milesMixed long/short staySurface

If you are locked in one of our car parks after it closes, you can call 01245 606299. You will need to pay a £50 release fee.

If you lose your ticket in a car park with a barrier, you will need to pay an £18 lost ticket fee. This applies to High Chelmer, Meadows Retail and Townfield Street.

If you are a Blue Badge holder, you can park in a disabled bay for the first three hours. After three hours, you will need to pay normal prices.

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Last updated: 25 June 2020

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