Parking news

New versions of PaybyPhone apps

PaybyPhone now have new versions of both their Android and iOS mobile apps available in the app stores. The Android update now includes the option for multiple payment cards on customers’ accounts, bringing it in line with the iOS app – this gives customers a greater flexibility when paying for their parking and supports our valued Corporate Account users.

Both applications now offer a new help centre, including a comprehensive FAQ section with the ability for customers to submit support requests directly from the app.

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West Hove locals asked on fine details of parking scheme

Fine details of a residents’ parking scheme for West Hove are being put to local people for their comments. Read more about this on the press release

Changes in parking fees and charges from 3 April 2017

From the 3 April 2017 there is a change in the fees and charges for parking in the city of Brighton & Hove

Whist many of our charges have remained the same there has been some increases. Please see our fees and charges web page for full details

New residents’ parking schemes in Hanover and West Hove are likely to go ahead

For more information please see the full press release

Removing, upgrading and replacing pay and display machines

On 30 January 2017 work started on removing, upgrading and replacing pay and display machines in Brighton and Hove as the council prepares for the introduction of the new 12-sided £1 coin. Further information is available on our webpage  

Parking consultations for Craven Vale and Hanover/Elm Grove

We've asked residents in two areas of the city to have their say about new parking schemes.

The consultation for Hanover and Elm Grove area closed on 20 January.

The consultation for Craven Vale closed on 13 January.

We've also consulted with residents in  Craven Zone U about changes to their current parking scheme, and asked residents in West Hove if they would like a parking scheme in their area.

Find out about the proposals and next steps on our parking schemes and restrictions web page.

Parking consultations for Balfour Road and Preston Village areas

The parking consultations for Balfour Road and Preston Village areas closed on 11 November 2016. The results of the consultation were reported to the Environment, Transport and Sustainability Committee on Tuesday 17 January 2017. Find out about the Environment, Transport and Sustainability committee and download committee papers.