London Borough of Croydon

A charity permit is for charities who are registered with the Charities Commission and whose address is within Croydon, allowing them to park in the zone where the charity is based.

View a map of Croydon's controlled parking zones.

How to apply

The quickest and easiest way to apply or renew a charity permit is online. You can apply for a maximum of three permits.

The cost of a new permit is £110 (£80 to renew an existing permit).

Before you start your application please ensure you have the following:

  • a scanned copy or photo of your official letterhead. This needs to include the charity name, address and registered number and details of the type of work you carry out.

Apply for a charity permit

When you start your application please change the start date to five working days from today. This is to allow for processing and postage. We cannot change the start date once you submit your application.

Please note for online renewals your application must be received at least seven days prior to the date of expiry of a current permit. Any renewal application for an expired permit will be treated as a new application and incur a £30 administration fee.