University parking enforcement suspended until January 2021

November 26th, 2020

For the rest of the calendar year anyone will be able to drive to the University Campuses and park without displaying a parking permit.

The University will remain open as now, and continue as planned with current research activities. Transition plans for moving teaching from face-to-face to online in accordance with the government’s ‘Student Travel Window’ remain unchanged. Travel remains permitted for work and education purposes.

Action Required

Staff who have paid for permits for the year
For staff or associates who have paid for their permit in full for the year 2020-21 please email the Parking Team on to arrange a refund for the month of December. Please include your payroll number in your email.

Staff on monthly payments
For staff members who pay monthly, your payment for December will be cancelled automatically and there is nothing further for you to do.

Staff using vouchers
If you have a voucher permit please keep your vouchers and do not use them until 2021.

If you are a student you can either request an extension to your current parking permit for the period of the restrictions or you can request a refund by e-mailing Please include your student ID number in your email.

The parking team are working in a COVID secure office and as such are a small team. Please be patient while they work to process the refunds.

January 2021

Car parking charges on campus will resume at the beginning of January 2021. For more details of the permit scheme, including how to apply, please refer to the ‘permit applications’ section of the Car parking webpage. The page also sets out support for alternative modes of transport.

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