Carer permits - terms & conditions

1. To obtain a permit you must reside at the property. The property should be your main place of residency.

2. The name supplied to Parking Services, which is stated on the initial application, will be deemed as the permit holder. Applicants should include an email address and telephone number should Parking Services need to make contact.

3. In addition to the Application Form, proof of residency must be provided. This may include: a Council Tax bill, Domestic/Utilities bills (dated within the last 3 months), Tenancy agreements or contracts of employment e.g. living-in staff and a Statement of Need. A Statement of Need demonstrating regular care may include a letter from the care company stating how frequently the resident is receiving care in their home and a support plan/invoice for care payments, proof of care/bank statement (showing payment for care). This will allow the Council to assess whether the permit should be issued. Evidence is also required upon each renewal.

4. The fact that an application or payment has been submitted does not guarantee that a permit will be issued.

5. Permits are allocated on a first-come-first-served-basis. Priority is given to providing a 1st permit to each household. Further permits will only be issued if there is the capacity to do so.

6. Possession of a permit does not guarantee the availability of a space for the holder to park.

7. The permit entitles the holder to park in any of the streets or roads which are included within the zone for which the Permit is issued. For details of all the roads with in your zone, please go to Resident permits - what zone am I in?.

8. It is the responsibility of the Permit holder to inform and supply all users of the Permit with the Terms & Conditions. Further Terms and Conditions can be requested from Parking Services or viewed on the website.

9. In the event of a permit being lost an administration charge will apply for the issue of a replacement.

10. To request a refund, the permit must be returned to Parking Services. Refunds can only be issued for the remaining full months of the Permit and at a minimum of £10.00. This will be payable by BACS Transfer or to the original payment card. Please go to Carer permits to apply for a refund.

11. Only by clearly displaying the valid permit itself continuously on the windscreen of the vehicle will it be accepted as a valid exemption in line with the Traffic Regulation Order (TRO).

12. If you are unable to display a Carers' Permit a valid resident's visitor voucher must be displayed or alternative parking should be located.

13. It is the responsibility of the holder to return the permit if the registration needs changing on the permit. The Permit Holder must allow at least 36 hours for the Permit to be reproduced with the new details and an administration charge will apply for any Vehicle Registration Mark changes. To apply for a registration change, please go to Carer permits.

14. Permits can be renewed up to one month prior to the expiry date stated on the permit. To apply for a renewal please go to Carer permits.

15. Carers' Permits should be renewed at least 7 days before the expiry of the existing permit to guarantee that Parking Services can renew the permit. If the application is not submitted within this timescale, renewal of your existing permit cannot be guaranteed. West Sussex County Council does not guarantee the renewal of any permit for use within a Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ) or the issue of permits on demand.

16. If a permit is not renewed 7 days after the expiry, it may be necessary to submit a new application. If the Zone for which you are applying for a Permit has a waiting list, details of the applicant will be added to the bottom of the list and contact will be made when a permit becomes available.

17. Resident's Visitor Permits (RVPs) are available to purchase online (Resident Visitor Permit) and may only be purchased by residents, enabling their visitors (or tradespeople) to park within the permit holder bays in all zones with the exception of E Zone - City Centre. Proof of residency is required upon application of purchase. . RVP's will be posted out by 2nd class post therefore customers should allow at least 7 days for administration and postage.

18. When renewing a permit, council opening hours, Bank Holidays, Public holidays and the Christmas period should be taken into consideration.

19. Permits will be monitored and managed by Chichester District Council who may restrict the number being issued or recall permits if deemed necessary.

20. Where bays are marked out, the vehicle for which the permit is valid must be parked wholly within the markings. A vehicle should not be parked across any part of the pavement or road in such a way as to interfere with other vehicles or pedestrians. A vehicle must be moved on the instructions of a Police Officer or a Civil Enforcement Officer.

21. If a permit is suspected of being misused, Penalty Charge Notices may be issued and the permit will be withdrawn.

22. West Sussex County Council reserves the right to vary its parking arrangements at any time without notice.

23. Chichester District Council and West Sussex County Council accept no liability for loss or damage to any vehicle including the fittings or contents.

24. Failure to comply with the Terms & Conditions and the West Sussex County Council Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) may result in a Penalty Charge Notice being issued. Please go to West Sussex County Council to view the TRO.

Chichester District Council, Parking Services updated October 2021

Data Protection Statement

Chichester District Council uses the data you provide to process parking permits and Penalty Charge Notices which are issued in respect of on and off-street parking. All processes are carried out using secure systems. The data is required to carry out the efficient provision of parking services within the administrative District. The information you provide will only be used for the parking related purposes for which it was obtained. This may include sharing it with partner agencies and other local authorities within West Sussex involved directly in parking management, specifically the Police, the Traffic Penalty Tribunal, the Traffic Enforcement Centre and agents providing services to Chichester District Council in carrying out this role. Details of West Sussex County Council's and Chichester District Council's compliance with the General Data Protection Regulations can be found at Data protection and freedom of information and at West Sussex County Council - Data Protection .

Healthcare permit - terms & conditions

1. The name / company name supplied to Parking Services, which is stated on the initial application, will be deemed as the permit holder. Applicants should include an email address and telephone number should Parking Services need to make contact.

2. Along with the application you need to provide a Statement of Need highlighting the frequency by which the holder/s makes visits within the Resident Parking Seam (RPS).

3. The fact that an application or payment has been submitted does not guarantee that a permit will be issued.

4. Possession of a permit does not guarantee the availability of a space for the holder to park.

5. Permit is only valid when clearly displayed in a vehicle parked whilst carrying out legitimate domiciliary visits to residents within the Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ). Permits are not for use by staff visiting clinics, care homes or doctors surgeries unless the patient is being escorted to the premises and there is no off street parking.

6. The permit entitles the vehicle to park for a maximum of 2 hours.

7. A permit is valid in the following on-street locations - Permit Holder Only Bays/areas and Shared Use Bays (e.g. Permit Holder Only and Pay and Display).

8. It is the responsibility of the permit holder to inform and supply all users of the Permit with the Terms & Conditions.

9. In the event of a permit being lost an administration charge will apply for the issue of a replacement.

10. To request a refund, the permit must be returned to Parking Services. Refunds can only be issued for the remaining full months of the Permit and at a minimum of £10.00. This will be payable by BACS Transfer or to the original payment card. Please go to Healthcare permits  to apply for a refund.

11. Only by clearly displaying the valid permit itself continuously on the windscreen of the vehicle will it be accepted as a valid exemption in line with the Traffic Regulation Order (TRO).

12. If you are unable to display a Healthcare Permit alternative parking should be located.

13. Permits can be renewed up to a month prior to the expiry stated on the permit. To apply for a renewal please go to Healthcare permits .

14. Healthcare Permits should be renewed 7 days before the expiry of the existing permit to guarantee that Parking Services can renew the permit. If the application is not submitted within this timescale, renewal of your existing permit cannot be guaranteed. West Sussex County Council does not guarantee the renewal of any permit for use within the CPZ or the issue of permits on demand.

15. Upon application the Council will decide how many permits will be issued. It may not be possible to issue the number of permits requested.

16. If a permit is not renewed 7 days after the expiry, it may be necessary to submit a new application.

17. When renewing a permit the Council opening hours, Bank Holidays, Public holidays, the Christmas period and postage should be taken into consideration.

18. Permits will be monitored and managed by Chichester District Council who is able to withdraw permits or restrict the number issued.

19. Where bays are marked out, the vehicle for which the permit is valid must be parked wholly within the markings. A vehicle should not be parked across any part of the pavement or road in such a way as to interfere with other vehicles or pedestrians. A vehicle must be moved on the instructions of a Police Officer or a Civil Enforcement Officer.

20. If a permit is suspected of being misused, Penalty Charge Notices may be issued and the permit will be withdrawn.

21. Whereas Chichester District Council is the issuing authority for this Healthcare Permit, the permit can be used across the whole of West Sussex. It is recommended that when using your permit in a different borough / district that you contact their Parking Services.

22. West Sussex County Council reserves the right to vary its parking arrangements at any time without notice.

23. Chichester District Council and West Sussex County Council accept no liability for loss or damage to any vehicle including the fittings or contents.

24. Failure to comply with the Terms & Conditions and the West Sussex County Council Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) may result in a Penalty Charge Notice being issued. Please go to West Sussex County Council to view the TRO.

Chichester District Council, Parking Services updated October 2021

Data Protection Statement

Chichester District Council uses the data you provide to process parking permits and Penalty Charge Notices which are issued in respect of on and off-street parking. All processes are carried out using secure systems. The data is required to carry out the efficient provision of parking services within the administrative District. The information you provide will only be used for the parking related purposes for which it was obtained. This may include sharing it with partner agencies and other local authorities within West Sussex involved directly in parking management, specifically the Police, the Traffic Penalty Tribunal, the Traffic Enforcement Centre and agents providing services to Chichester District Council in carrying out this role. Details of West Sussex County Council's and Chichester District Council's compliance with the General Data Protection Regulations can be found at Data protection and freedom of information and at West Sussex County Council - Data Protection .

Non-resident permit - terms & conditions

1. The name supplied to Parking Services, which is stated on the initial application, will be deemed as the permit holder. Applicants should include an email address and telephone number should Parking Services need to make contact.

2. The fact that an application or payment has been submitted does not guarantee that a permit will be issued.

3. Permits are allocated on a first-come-first-served-basis. Priority is given to residents within the zone, providing a 1st permit to each household. Permits will only be issued if there is the capacity to do so.

4. Possession of a permit does not guarantee the availability of a space for the holder to park.

5. If a permit is issued for a particular street or road, this will be stated on the letter which accompanies the permit. If however, your permit is issued for use throughout the whole zone, please visit Non-residents permits for a list of all the roads for which the permit is valid.

6. If you have multiple registrations logged against your permit, or another person will be using it, it is the responsibility of the Permit Holder to inform and supply all users of the Permit with the Terms & Conditions. Further Terms and Conditions can be requested from Parking Services or viewed online.

7. In the event of a permit being lost an administration charge will apply for the issue of a replacement.

8. To request a refund, the permit must be returned to Parking Services. Refunds can only be issued for the remaining full months of the Permit and at a minimum of £10.00. This will be payable by BACS Transfer or to the original payment card. Please go to Non-residents permits to apply for a refund.

9. Only by clearly displaying the valid permit itself continuously on the windscreen of the vehicle will it be accepted as a valid exemption in line with the Traffic Regulation Order (TRO).

10. If you are unable to display a Non-Resident permit alternative parking should be located.

11. Permits can be renewed up to a month prior to the expiry stated on the permit. To apply for a renewal please go to Non-residents permits.

12. Non-Resident's Permits should be renewed at least 7 days before the expiry of the existing permit to guarantee that Parking Services can process the renewal. If the application/renewal request is not submitted within this timescale, renewal of your existing permit cannot be guaranteed. West Sussex County Council does not guarantee the renewal of any permit for use within a Controlled Parking Zone or the issue of permits on demand.

13. If a permit is not renewed 7 days after the expiry, it may be necessary to submit a new application. If a Zone is operating a waiting list, details of the applicant will be added to the bottom of the list and contact will be made when a permit becomes available.

14. It is the responsibility of the Permit Holder to return the permit to Parking Services if a registration needs changing. The Permit Holder must allow at least 36 hours for the Permit to be reproduced with the new details and an administration charge will apply for any Vehicle Registration Mark changes. . To apply for a registration change, please go to Non-residents permits.

15. When renewing or changing a registration on a permit, Council opening hours, Bank Holidays, Public holidays, the Christmas period and postage should be taken into consideration.

16. A maximum of three vehicle registration marks can be registered against the permit.

17. Permits will be monitored and managed by Chichester District Council who is able to withdraw permits or restrict the number issued.

18. Where bays are marked out, the vehicle for which the permit is valid must be parked wholly within the markings. A vehicle should not be parked across any part of the pavement or road in such a way as to interfere with other vehicles or pedestrians. A vehicle must be moved on the instructions of a Police Officer or a Civil Enforcement Officer.

19. If a permit is suspected of being misused, Penalty Charge Notices may be issued and the permit will be withdrawn.

20. West Sussex County Council reserves the right to vary its parking arrangements at any time without notice.

21. Chichester District Council and West Sussex County Council accept no liability for loss or damage to any vehicle including the fittings or contents.

22. Failure to comply with the Terms & Conditions and the West Sussex County Council Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) may result in a Penalty Charge Notice being issued. Please go to West Sussex County Council to view the TRO.

Chichester District Council, Parking Services updated October 2021

Data Protection Statement

Chichester District Council uses the data you provide to process parking permits and Penalty Charge Notices which are issued in respect of on and off-street parking. All processes are carried out using secure systems. The data is required to carry out the efficient provision of parking services within the administrative District. The information you provide will only be used for the parking related purposes for which it was obtained. This may include sharing it with partner agencies and other local authorities within West Sussex involved directly in parking management, specifically the Police, the Traffic Penalty Tribunal, the Traffic Enforcement Centre and agents providing services to Chichester District Council in carrying out this role. Details of West Sussex County Council's and Chichester District Council's compliance with the General Data Protection Regulations can be found at Data protection and freedom of information and at West Sussex County Council - Data Protection .

Resident permit - terms & conditions

1. To obtain a permit you must reside at the property. The property should be your main place of residency.

2. The name supplied to Parking Services, which is stated on the initial application, will be deemed as the permit holder. Applicants should include an email address and telephone number should Parking Services need to make contact.

3. A valid V5 document (log book of the vehicle) must be supplied at time of application stating the address for which the permit is being requested. Proof of residency in the form of: a Council Tax bill, a Utility bill or Bank Statement (dated within the last 3 months) is also required for a new application.

4. If a new vehicle has been obtained and the V5 is not available stating the new vehicle details, proof of purchase with insurance documentation detailing that the vehicle is registered at the permit address will be provisionally accepted. The V5 must be supplied as soon as possible or the permit may be cancelled.

5. The fact that an application or payment has been submitted does not guarantee that a permit will be issued.

6. If you are claiming a first free disabled resident's permit you are required to provide copies of the Blue Badge upon application. Any further permits issued to the property will be chargeable at the additional permit rate.

7. Permits are allocated on a first-come-first-served-basis. Priority is given to providing a 1st permit to each household. Further permits will only be issued if there is the capacity to do so. Additional permits may be withdrawn if it is felt that the demand for first permits can no longer be met.

8. Possession of a permit does not guarantee the availability of a space for the holder to park.

9. The permit entitles the holder to park in any of the streets or roads which are included within the zone for which the Permit is issued. For details of all the roads with in your zone, please go to Resident permits - what zone am I in?.

10. If you have multiple registrations logged against your Permit, or another person will be using it, it is the responsibility of the Permit holder to inform and supply all users of the Permit with the Terms & Conditions. Further Terms and Conditions can be requested from Parking Services or viewed on the internet.

11. In the event of a permit being lost an administration charge will apply for the issue of a replacement.

12. To request a refund, the permit must be returned to Parking Services. Refunds can only be issued for the remaining full months of the Permit and at a minimum of £10.00. This will be payable by BACS Transfer or to the original payment card. Please go to Resident permits to apply for a refund.

13. Only by clearly displaying the valid permit itself continuously on the windscreen of the vehicle will it be accepted as a valid exemption in line with the TRO (Traffic Regulation Order).

14. If you are unable to display a Residents Permit a valid resident's visitor voucher must be displayed or alternative parking should be located.

15. If two or more identical permits are being displayed in two vehicles simultaneously both permits will be considered void and both vehicles may receive a Penalty Charge Notice.

16. Permits can be renewed up to one month prior to the expiry date stated on the permit. To apply for a renewal please go to Resident permits.

17. Resident's Permits should be renewed at least 7 days before the expiry of the existing permit to guarantee that Parking Services can renew the permit. If the application is not submitted within this timescale, renewal of your existing permit cannot be guaranteed. West Sussex County Council does not guarantee the renewal of any permit for use within a residents' permit zone or the issue of visitors' parking permits on demand.

18. If a permit is not renewed 7 days after the expiry, it may be necessary to submit a new application. If the Zone for which you are applying for a Permit has a waiting list, details of the applicant will be added to the bottom of the list and contact will be made when a permit becomes available.

19. It is the responsibility of the holder to return the permit and a provide a valid V5 Document if a registration needs changing on the permit. A registration cannot be amended without these being supplied. The Permit Holder must allow at least 36 hours for the Permit to be reproduced with the new details and an administration charge will apply for any Vehicle Registration Mark changes. To apply for a registration change, please go to Resident permits.

20. Resident's Visitor Permits (RVPs) are available for purchase online (Resident Visitor Permit) and may only be purchased by residents, enabling their visitors (or tradespeople) to park within the permit holder bays in all zones with the exception of E Zone - City Centre. Proof of residency is required upon purchase. RVP's will be posted out by 2nd class post therefore customers should allow at least 7 days for administration and postage.

21. When renewing or changing a registration on a permit, council opening hours on Bank Holidays, Public holidays and the Christmas period should be taken into consideration.

22. A maximum of three vehicle registration marks can be registered against the permit.

23. Permits will be monitored and managed by Chichester District Council who may restrict the number being issued or recall permits if deemed necessary.

24. Where bays are marked out, the vehicle for which the permit is valid must be parked wholly within the markings. A vehicle should not be parked across any part of the pavement or road in such a way as to interfere with other vehicles or pedestrians. A vehicle must be moved on the instructions of a Police Officer or a Civil Enforcement Officer.

25. If a permit is suspected of being misused, Penalty Charge Notices may be issued and the permit will be withdrawn.

26. West Sussex County Council reserves the right to vary its parking arrangements at any time without notice.

27. Chichester District Council and West Sussex County Council accept no liability for loss or damage to any vehicle including the fittings or contents.

28. Failure to comply with the Terms & Conditions and the West Sussex County Council Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) may result in a Penalty Charge Notice being issued. Please go to West Sussex County Council to view the TRO.

Chichester District Council, Parking Services updated October 2021

Data Protection Statement

Chichester District Council uses the data you provide to process parking permits and Penalty Charge Notices which are issued in respect of on and off-street parking. All processes are carried out using secure systems. The data is required to carry out the efficient provision of parking services within the administrative District. The information you provide will only be used for the parking related purposes for which it was obtained. This may include sharing it with partner agencies and other local authorities within West Sussex involved directly in parking management, specifically the Police, the Traffic Penalty Tribunal, the Traffic Enforcement Centre and agents providing services to Chichester District Council in carrying out this role. Details of West Sussex County Council's and Chichester District Council's compliance with the General Data Protection Regulations can be found at Data protection and freedom of information and at West Sussex County Council - Data Protection .

Resident visitor permit - terms & conditions

By applying for Resident Visitor Permits (RVPs), you are agreeing with the Terms and Conditions and declaring that all the information submitted is true and to the best of your knowledge accurate. Permits are monitored and incorrect use may result in a Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) being issued and/or further action being taken by the Council. For more information on what to do if you receive a PCN please go to Parking tickets.

1. GENERAL ELIGIBILITY

RVPs are available to residents / students whose main residence is within a Controlled Parking Zone (except Zone E) to enable their visitors (or tradespeople) to park in permit holder bays/areas within a specified zone. Those applying for RVPs will be a permanent resident:

·          Who is named on council tax records.

·          Who can provide evidence to show their name and address is highlighted on a recent utility bill

RVPs are also available for property owners and landlords who are required to visit properties to undertaking repairs.

RVPs are required to be applied for online at Resident Visitor Permit.

2. EVIDENCE

Applicants are required to provide recent (within the last 3 months) proof of residency.  Should the applicant not be named on the Council Tax Account, evidence must be provided (including domestic/utilities bills, tenancy agreements or contracts of employment e.g. living-in staff). For Landlords/Property Owners evidence that you own the property or documentation confirming the landlord status. This will allow the Council to assess whether RVPs should be issued.

3. GENERAL USE

Full instructions and conditions of the RVPs are stated on the reverse side of each RVP.

RVPs are valid in the streets or roads which are included within the zone for which the permit is issued. For details of all the roads within a zone, please go to Resident permits - what zone am I in?.

An RVP is valid in the following on-street locations - Permit Holder Only Bays/areas and Shared Use Bays (e.g. Permit Holder Only and Pay and Display).

An RVP is NOT valid in the following on-street locations - Limited Waiting Bays, Pay and Display Bays, Loading Bays, Disabled Bays, Motorcycle Bays, Zigzags, Bus Stops, Taxi Ranks, Pavements and areas subject to a loading ban.

An RVP is not valid in any off-street car park.

Possession of an RVP does not guarantee the availability of a space for the holder to park.

Motorists should check signs and road markings prior to leaving a vehicle.

An RVP must be validated immediately when the visitor arrives at the parking bay/area.

An RVP is valid for one motor vehicle only and is not transferable between vehicles.

Where bays are marked out, the vehicle for which the RVP is valid must be parked wholly within the markings. A vehicle should not be parked across any part of the pavement or road in such a way as to interfere with other vehicles or pedestrians. A vehicle must be moved on the instructions of a Police Officer or a Civil Enforcement Officer.

Should an authorised parking bay/area not be available, alternative parking should be located and the appropriate charge paid, if necessary.

The number of RVPs being sold is restricted.

In part-day zones, a 2 hour RVP will be valid for the morning and afternoon controlled parking times on the date selected.

4. GENERAL

It is the responsibility of the resident to inform and supply all users of RVPs with the Terms and Conditions. Terms and Conditions can be requested from Parking Services or viewed online.

In certain circumstances we can organise for customers to collect permits. Identification will need to be supplied, and we will need to confirm we have received the correct proof of residency and payment.  If you would like another person to collect permits on your behalf, please bring your proof of residency and a letter of authorisation. The letter must authorise the collection of these permits.

Online services are available to use 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Phone services are available (01243 534500) at the advertised times on the website. Council opening hours on Bank Holidays, Public holidays and the Christmas period should be taken into consideration.

Refunds will only be issued for full remaining books of RVPs, the minimum amount for a refund is £10.00.

West Sussex County Council reserves the right to vary its parking arrangements and/or Terms and Conditions at any time without notice

West Sussex County Council reserves the right to request information relating to RVPs at any time.

Permits will be monitored and managed by Chichester District Council who is able to withdraw permits or restrict the number issued.

Any person making a false statement for the purpose of obtaining a residents' parking permit shall be guilty of an offence (Section 115 (2) Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984).

5. CONTROLLED PARKING ZONE (CPZ) AND RESIDENT PARKING SCHEMES (RPS)

For information relating to CPZs and RPSs please visit Chichester District Council, On Street Parking or West Sussex County Council

6. WITHDRAWAL OF PERMITS

The Council reserves the right to reject applications and withdraw RVPs where it's deemed appropriate.

If an RVP is found to be misused, it will be cancelled immediately, and the Council may limit future applications. If an RVP has not been used in accordance with the Terms and Conditions, the Council reserves the right to withdraw the permit and/or issue a Penalty Charge Notice.

Should it be identified that a resident has purchased more than the permitted number of RVPs, they may be cancelled and refunded.

7. LIABILITY

Chichester District Council and West Sussex County Council accept no liability for loss or damage to any vehicle including the fittings or contents.

8. PENALTY CHARGE NOTICE

Failure to comply with the Terms and Conditions and the West Sussex County Council Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) may result in a Penalty Charge Notice being issued. Please go to West Sussex County Council to view the TRO.

Chichester District Council, Parking Services updated October 2021

Data Protection Statement

Chichester District Council uses the data you provide to process parking permits and Penalty Charge Notices which are issued in respect of on and off-street parking. All processes are carried out using secure systems. The data is required to carry out the efficient provision of parking services within the administrative District. The information you provide will only be used for the parking related purposes for which it was obtained. This may include sharing it with partner agencies and other local authorities within West Sussex involved directly in parking management, specifically the Police, the Traffic Penalty Tribunal, the Traffic Enforcement Centre and agents providing services to Chichester District Council in carrying out this role. Details of West Sussex County Council's and Chichester District Council's compliance with the General Data Protection Regulations can be found at Data protection and freedom of information and at West Sussex County Council - Data Protection .

Student permit - terms & conditions

1. To obtain a permit you must reside at the property. The property should be your main place of residency.

2. The name supplied to Parking Services, which is stated on the initial application, will be deemed as the permit holder. Applicants should include an email address and telephone number should Parking Services need to make contact.

3. A valid V5 document (log book of the vehicle) must be supplied at time of application stating the address for which the permit is being requested. Proof of residency in the form of: a Council Tax bill, a Utility bill or Bank Statement (dated within the last 3 months) is also required for a new application.

4. If a new vehicle has been obtained and the V5 is not available stating the new vehicle details, proof of purchase with insurance documentation detailing that the vehicle is registered at the permit address will be provisionally accepted. The V5 must be supplied as soon as possible or the permit may be cancelled.

5. The fact that an application or payment has been submitted does not guarantee that a permit will be issued.

6. If you are claiming a first free disabled resident's permit you are required to provide copies of the Blue Badge upon application. Any further permits issued to the property will be chargeable at the additional permit rate.

7. Permits are allocated on a first-come-first-served-basis. Priority is given to providing a 1st permit to each household. Further permits will only be issued if there is the capacity to do so. Additional permits may be withdrawn if it is felt that the demand for first permits can no longer be met.

8. Possession of a permit does not guarantee the availability of a space for the holder to park.

9. The permit entitles the holder to park in any of the streets or roads which are included within the zone for which the Permit is issued. For details of all the roads with in your zone, please go to Resident permits - what zone am I in?.

10. If you have multiple registrations logged against your Permit, or another person will be using it, it is the responsibility of the Permit holder to inform and supply all users of the Permit with the Terms & Conditions. Further Terms and Conditions can be requested from Parking Services or viewed on the internet.

11. In the event of a permit being lost an administration charge will apply for the issue of a replacement.

12. To request a refund, the permit must be returned to Parking Services. Refunds can only be issued for the remaining full months of the Permit and at a minimum of £10.00. This will be payable by BACS Transfer or to the original payment card. Please go to Student permits to apply for a refund.

13. Only by clearly displaying the valid permit itself continuously on the windscreen of the vehicle will it be accepted as a valid exemption in line with the TRO (Traffic Regulation Order).

14. If you are unable to display a Residents Permit a valid resident's visitor voucher must be displayed or alternative parking should be located.

15. If two or more identical permits are being displayed in two vehicles simultaneously both permits will be considered void and both vehicles may receive a Penalty Charge Notice.

16. Permits can be renewed up to one month prior to the expiry date stated on the permit. To apply for a renewal please go to Student permits.

17. Resident's Permits should be renewed at least 7 days before the expiry of the existing permit to guarantee that Parking Services can renew the permit. If the application is not submitted within this timescale, renewal of your existing permit cannot be guaranteed. West Sussex County Council does not guarantee the renewal of any permit for use within a residents' permit zone or the issue of visitors' parking permits on demand.

18. If a permit is not renewed 7 days after the expiry, it may be necessary to submit a new application. If the Zone for which you are applying for a Permit has a waiting list, details of the applicant will be added to the bottom of the list and contact will be made when a permit becomes available.

19. It is the responsibility of the holder to return the permit and a provide a valid V5 Document if a registration needs changing on the permit. A registration cannot be amended without these being supplied. The Permit Holder must allow at least 36 hours for the Permit to be reproduced with the new details and an administration charge will apply for any Vehicle Registration Mark changes. To apply for a registration change, please go to Student permits.

20. Resident's Visitor Permits (RVPs) are available for purchase online (Resident Visitor Permit) and may only be purchased by residents, enabling their visitors (or tradespeople) to park within the permit holder bays in all zones with the exception of E Zone - City Centre. Proof of residency is required upon purchase. RVP's will be posted out by 2nd class post therefore customers should allow at least 7 days for administration and postage.

21. When renewing or changing a registration on a permit, council opening hours on Bank Holidays, Public holidays and the Christmas period should be taken into consideration.

22. A maximum of three vehicle registration marks can be registered against the permit.

23. Permits will be monitored and managed by Chichester District Council who may restrict the number being issued or recall permits if deemed necessary.

24. Where bays are marked out, the vehicle for which the permit is valid must be parked wholly within the markings. A vehicle should not be parked across any part of the pavement or road in such a way as to interfere with other vehicles or pedestrians. A vehicle must be moved on the instructions of a Police Officer or a Civil Enforcement Officer.

25. If a permit is suspected of being misused, Penalty Charge Notices may be issued and the permit will be withdrawn.

26. West Sussex County Council reserves the right to vary its parking arrangements at any time without notice.

27. Chichester District Council and West Sussex County Council accept no liability for loss or damage to any vehicle including the fittings or contents.

28. Failure to comply with the Terms & Conditions and the West Sussex County Council Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) may result in a Penalty Charge Notice being issued. Please go to West Sussex County Council to view the TRO.

Chichester District Council, Parking Services updated October 2021

Data Protection Statement

Chichester District Council uses the data you provide to process parking permits and Penalty Charge Notices which are issued in respect of on and off-street parking. All processes are carried out using secure systems. The data is required to carry out the efficient provision of parking services within the administrative District. The information you provide will only be used for the parking related purposes for which it was obtained. This may include sharing it with partner agencies and other local authorities within West Sussex involved directly in parking management, specifically the Police, the Traffic Penalty Tribunal, the Traffic Enforcement Centre and agents providing services to Chichester District Council in carrying out this role. Details of West Sussex County Council's and Chichester District Council's compliance with the General Data Protection Regulations can be found at Data protection and freedom of information and at West Sussex County Council - Data Protection .

Traders permit - terms & conditions

1. The name / company supplied to Parking Services, which is stated on the initial application, will be deemed as the permit holder. Applicants should include an email address and telephone number should Parking Services need to make contact.

2. In addition to the Application Form, details and proof of the operational need of the permit must be provided.

3. The fact that an application or payment has been submitted does not guarantee that a permit will be issued.

4. Permits are allocated on a first-come-first-served-basis. Priority is given to residents within the zone, providing a 1st permit to each house household. Further permits will only be issued if there is the capacity to do so.

5. Possession of a permit does not guarantee the availability of a space for the holder to park.

6. If a permit is issued for a particular street or road, this will be stated on the letter which accompanies the permit. If however, your permit is issued for use throughout the whole zone, please go to Resident permits - what zone am I in? for a list of all the roads for which the permit is valid.

7. If you have multiple registrations logged against your Permit, or another person will be using it, it is the responsibility of the Permit holder to inform and supply all users of the Permit with the Terms & Conditions. Further Terms and Conditions can be requested from Parking Services or viewed on the website.

8. In the event of a permit being lost an administration charge will apply for the issue of a replacement.

9. To request a refund, the permit must be returned to Parking Services. Refunds can only be issued for the remaining full months of the Permit and at a minimum of £10.00. This will be payable by BACS Transfer or to the original payment card. Please go to Traders permit to apply for a refund.

10. Only by clearly displaying the valid permit itself continuously on the windscreen of the vehicle will it be accepted as a valid exemption in line with the TRO (Traffic Regulation Order).

11. If you are unable to display a Traders Permit alternative parking should be located.

12. Permits can be renewed up to a month prior to the expiry stated on the permit. To apply for a renewal please go to Traders permit .

13. Traders Permits should be renewed 7 days before the expiry of the existing permit to guarantee that Parking Services can renew the permit. If the application is not submitted within this timescale, renewal of your existing permit cannot be guaranteed. West Sussex County Council does not guarantee the renewal of any permit for use within a Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ) or issue permits on demand.

14. If a permit is not renewed 7 days after the expiry, it may be necessary to submit a new application. If the Zone you are applying for has a waiting list details of the applicant will be added to the bottom of the list and contact will be made when a permit becomes available.

15. It is the responsibility of the holder to return the permit if a registration needs changing on the permit. The Permit Holder must allow at least 36 hours for the Permit to be reproduced with the new details. To apply for a registration change, please go to Traders permit .

16. When renewing or changing a registration on a permit, Council opening hours, Bank Holidays, Public holidays, the Christmas period and postage should be taken into consideration.

17. A maximum of three vehicle registration marks can be registered against the permit.

18. Permits will be monitored and managed by Chichester District Council who may restrict the number being issued or recall permits if deemed necessary.

19. Where bays are marked out, the vehicle for which the permit is valid must be parked wholly within the markings. A vehicle should not be parked across any part of the pavement or road in such a way as to interfere with other vehicles or pedestrians. A vehicle must be moved on the instructions of a Police Officer or a Civil Enforcement Officer.

20. If a permit is suspected of being misused, Penalty Charge Notices may be issued and the permit will be withdrawn.

21. West Sussex County Council reserves the right to vary its parking arrangements at any time without notice.

22. Chichester District Council and West Sussex County Council accept no liability for loss or damage to any vehicle including the fittings or contents.

23. Failure to comply with the Terms & Conditions and the West Sussex County Council Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) may result in a Penalty Charge Notice being issued. Please go to West Sussex County Council to view the TRO.

Chichester District Council, Parking Services updated October 2021

Data Protection Statement

Chichester District Council uses the data you provide to process parking permits and Penalty Charge Notices which are issued in respect of on and off-street parking. All processes are carried out using secure systems. The data is required to carry out the efficient provision of parking services within the administrative District. The information you provide will only be used for the parking related purposes for which it was obtained. This may include sharing it with partner agencies and other local authorities within West Sussex involved directly in parking management, specifically the Police, the Traffic Penalty Tribunal, the Traffic Enforcement Centre and agents providing services to Chichester District Council in carrying out this role. Details of West Sussex County Council's and Chichester District Council's compliance with the General Data Protection Regulations can be found at Data protection and freedom of information and at West Sussex County Council - Data Protection .