Parking Permit centre 

The Parking Permit centre at Hove Town Hall is closed.

Please use the online service and emails as these are unaffected. We aim to acknowledge your email within 2 working days.

For details of how we handle the information that you provide to us, please read our privacy and data page and see our privacy notices

Phone lines

The parking customer service phone lines are now only answered from 9am to 1pm.

Please be aware that there is a long wait for calls to be answered. Please use the email service as an alternative to calling us.

Phone 01273 29 66 22 or send an email to

Doctor's bay permit

If you have a doctor's permit for your vehicle, and are a doctor working at the surgery where the bay is, you can park in the doctor's parking bay.

Can I get a doctor's bay permit?

If there is a doctor's bay allocated to your surgery then you can apply for a permit.

How do I apply for a bay?

To apply for a doctor's bay, please send an email to

How do I apply for a permit?

Please complete the doctor's permit application form and return it to us by post or via email.

What evidence do I need to provide?

A letter, on headed paper, confirming the doctors registered at the practice.

What is the cost of a doctor's permit and how can I pay?

A doctor's permit is issued free of charge, however, there is a yearly £100 charge for a doctor's bay.

You can pay by cash, cheque and credit or debit card. We do not accept American Express.

Where can I park with a doctor's permit?

You can park in a doctor's bay.

I no longer work at the doctors surgery what do I do?

Please surrender the permit to the doctors surgery.

I have received a penalty charge notice when using a doctor's permit what do I do?

Please check that you parked in a doctor's bay and that you have used the permit in accordance with the terms and conditions of use.

You should decide whether to: