You now need to pay to park at Hylands Estate in Chelmsford.
The three car parks are:
- London Road car park
- The Stables Visitor Centre car park
- Writtle car park
You can't park e-scooters at Hylands car parks.
How to pay
You can pay at one of the Pay and Display machines at these car parks or purchase a season ticket.
These machines are card-only and also accept contactless payments; they do not accept cash. You can also pay by phone, online, via the app or by text message.
You can't pay for discounted parking at the Pay and Display machines.
If you are a Blue Badge holder, you can park for free all day when displaying a valid Blue Badge.
You can also buy annual season tickets if you visit the Hylands Estate regularly.
If you are a Chelmsford resident, you can receive a discount on the daily fees and season tickets after you have registered an account on MiPermit. Otherwise, normal daily fees apply.
You can read our guidance about how to register for your Hylands Parking Saver.
When to pay
The charges apply from 9am to 6pm everyday, including at weekends and Bank Holidays.
- Up to one hour: £2 for residents or £3.35 for non-residents
- All day: £3 for residents or £5 for non-residents
If you park at Hylands regularly, you can register for a season ticket and save.