Free parking places

Find parking bays that let you park for free for up to one hour.

We have introduced free parking in a number of areas in local and district centres. This is to encourage customers to these areas and to support local businesses.

You must get a ticket from the machine and display it to avoid a penalty charge.

Free parking for oneĀ hour

You can stay for up to one hour maximum in these bays:

  • Lower Addiscombe Road - by Davidson Road and in Addiscombe local centre
  • Cherry Orchard Road (Lower Addiscombe Road end)
  • High Street, Thornton Heath
  • High Street, Purley
  • Whytecliffe Road South by High Street, Purley
  • Old Lodge Lane - by Brighton Road, Purley
  • Portland Road, South Norwood
  • Station Road, South Norwood
  • Addington Road, Selsdon
  • Brighton Road, South Croydon - by Wyche Grove, Kingsdown Avenue and Biddulph Road
  • Beulah Hill, Upper Norwood (by Crown Point)
  • Beulah Road, Thornton Heath (by Parchmore Road)
  • Chipstead Valley Road, Coulsdon (Lion Green Road to Brighton Road)
  • Doble Close by Brighton Rd, Coulsdon
  • The Avenue, Coulsdon (Brighton Road end)
  • Station Approach Road, Coulsdon (Brighton Road end)
  • Malcolm Road, Coulsdon (Brighton Road end outside Waitrose Car Park)
  • Central Parade (Service Road), New Addington
  • Sanderstead Road & Station Approach, South Croydon
  • Mansfield Road, South Croydon

Free parking for 30 minutes

You can stay for up to 2 hours in these bays, with the first 30 minutes free:

  • London Road, West Croydon Station to Sumner Road
  • South End, Croydon
  • Selsdon Road, South Croydon - between Ledbury Road and Bartlett Street.

Free parking within car parks

  • Central Parade, New Addington - main car park (free parking forĀ first 30 minutes).
Parking enquiries

PO Box 1462
Croydon CR9 1WX
United Kingdom