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Car Parks and Parking Charges

List of Free Car Parks


Pay for Parking Fine or Parking  Space Online

You can pay online using our secure payments facility for:


Pay for Parking by Phone

Pay-By-Phone is a quick and secure way to pay for parking. Instead of having to find the right change for a pay and display machine, you can simply use your mobile phone to pay and be charged to your credit or debit card.


Off-Street Pay & Display Car Parks

Short Stay (4 Hours Maximum): 8am to 8pm Mon to Sat and 1pm to 5pm Sunday

The above car parks do not have barriers. Vehicles can still access and exit the car parks out with the times of operation. No parking charges apply during these times.

  • Marischal College Multi- Aberdeen City Council staff car park. The car park is available to the public on the following days and times; Thursday 6pm to 8.30pm, Saturday 8am to 6pm  and Sunday 1pm to 5pm.

    Please note: the car park barrier will be closed at the end of the day on Saturday at 6.30pm and Sunday at 5.30pm when both the pedestrian vehicle access/ exit is prohibited. This means that any vehicle left in the car park cannot be removed until 7.45am Sunday Morning or 6am Monday morning.

Tariff

  • Up to 2 hours: 2.20
  • 2 to 3 Hours: 3.30
  • 3 to 4 hours: 4.40

 


Short Stay (4 Hours Maximum): 8am to 8pm Mon to Sat

  • Jack's Brae

Tariff

  • Up to 2 hours: 2:00
  • 2 to 3 hours: 3:00
  • 3 to 4 hours: 4:00

 

Short Stay (2 Hours Maximum): 8am to 6pm Monday to Saturday

The above car parks do not have barriers. Vehicles can still access and exit the car parks out with the times of operation. No parking charges apply during these times.

Tariff

  • Up to 1 hour: 1.00
  • 1 to 2 hours: 2.00

Off-Street Pay & Display Car Parks

Long Stay: 8am to 8pm Monday to Saturday, 1pm to 5pm Sunday

The above car parks do not have barriers. Vehicles can still access and exit the car parks out with the times of operation. No parking charges apply during these times.

Tariff

  • *1 hour special (Denburn Multi only): *1.00
  • Up to 2 hours: 2.00
  • 2 to 3 hours: 3.00
  • 3 to 4 hours: 4.00
  • 4 to 5 hours: 5.00
  • 5 to 6 hours: 6.00
  • 6 to 10 hours: 10.00
  • 10 to 14 hours: 14.00
  • Monthly permits (calendar month): 210.00

On-Street Pay & Display Parking: On Street Zones

Inner central zones – 1 hour maximum

Charges apply from 8am to 8pm Monday to Saturday and 1pm to 5pm Sunday.  After 6pm Monday to Saturday a 2 hour ticket can be purchased.

Tariff

  • 20 minutes: 1.00
  • 40 minutes: 2.00
  • 1 hour (max stay): 3.00
  • 2 hour ticket (after 6pm Monday to Saturday only): 4.00

Outer Central Zones – 2 hour maximum

Charges apply from 8am to 8pm Monday to Sat only. 

Tariff

  • 20 minutes: 1.00
  • 40 minutes: 2.00
  • 1 hour: 3.00
  • 2 hours (max stay): 4.00

Peripheral Zones – 3 hour maximum

Days/times charges apply vary.  Please check ticket machines for further information.

Tariff

  • 30 minutes: 0.50
  • 1 hour: 1.00
  • 2 hours: 2.00
  • 3 hours (max stay): 3.00

Resident & Business Permits


Parking Fine (Penalty Charge Notice)

Penalty Charge Notices Charge
Penalty Charge Notice 60.00
Penalty Charge Notice discounted (paid within 14 days)  30.00 
Penalty Charge Notice - Notice to Owner issued  60.00 
Penalty Charge Notice - Charge Certificate issued  90.00 

Pay your  Parking Fine (Penalty Charge Notice) online using our secure payment facility.

 

Objection to a penalty charge notice must be made in writing to the PO Box address below quoting the notice number. No objections (or enquiries) will be dealt with by telephone. Please refer to the information on the back of the Penalty Charge Notice for instructions on payment of the penalty charge and the objection process.

Penalty Charge Notice (PCN)

Payments

  • When a PCN is issued the value is 60.00, however a discounted amount of 30.00 will be accepted if full payment is received within 14 days of issue.
  • Payment of 30.00 received after the 14-day period has expired will be considered as part-payment and the balance will remain due.

Appeals

  • The PCN shows the alleged contravention, together with the place, time and date that it occurred. If you feel it was wrongly issued, you can make written representations (appeal) to Aberdeen City Council (ACC).
  • If your representations are rejected, you will be sent a reply explaining the reasons why, and advising what you can do next. If you have written within 14 days of the PCN's date of issue, you will be given another opportunity to pay the reduced rate of 30.00.
  • If your appeal is accepted the PCN will be withdrawn and you will receive written notification.
  • Do not send any payment with your representations (appeal). If you send the appropriate payment the case will be paid and closed.
  • If you make representations by email a response will be sent by email to the same email address unless an alternative address is provided.Likewise, if representations are made by letter, a response will be made in writing to the address provided unless an alternative address is provided.
  • Please note that if you fail to provide an address, no response can be issued.In this case, you may receive a Notice to Owner.

Notice to Owner

  • If full payment is received within 28 days of issue of the PCN, the case will be closed.
  • If payment is not received a 'Notice to Owner' may be sent to the registered keeper of the vehicle at the time of the alleged contravention, according to DVLA records.
  • When you receive a 'Notice to Owner' payment or representations can be made.
  • Representations can only be made on the grounds which are explained on the form by the registered keeper of the vehicle.
  • Representations will be carefully considered and if the council agrees with your representations you will receive a 'Notice of Acceptance' and the case will be closed, but if not, you will receive a 'Notice of Rejection'
  • If you receive a 'Notice of Rejection' you must either pay the penalty or appeal to the Independent Parking Adjudicator within 28 days, using the enclosed Appeal Form.

Independent Parking Adjudicator

  • You may only appeal to the Independent Parking Adjudicator after your representation to the Council has been rejected. The adjudicators' decision is final.

Do not ignore a Penalty Charge Notice

It will carry additional penalties if it is not paid (or contested) promptly.

  • If payment remains outstanding 28 days after a 'Notice to Owner' has been issued, or after an appeal or representation has been refused, ACC may issue a 'Charge Certificate' increasing the penalty by a further 50% of the original charge.
  • After a 'Charge Certificate' has been issued and the PCN remains unpaid it may be passed to the ACC's debt recovery agent for further action.At this stage additional fees may be added above the sum owed to the Council.At this stage recovery is no longer in the hands of ACC.Any communication should be made to the Sheriff Officer who will issue a payment demand.

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