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Tradesperson Permits - Annual

Tradesperson parking permit are issued if you provide services to homes and/or businesses in resident parking zones in Reading. Tradesperson permits were introduced to benefit residents and trades people alike by enabling them to park in permit bays during the working day. A £330 fee applies, proof of Business Address and vehicle ownership required.

Permits are valid from 7am to 7pm only.

Please ensure the business address is used, not your home address.


Only one proof required showing the vehicle is used in the course of the day

  • DVLA Registration document (V5C)
  • Current Insurance certificate/schedule - showing business use


Only one required showing name and address of business, dated within last 4 months

  • Bank statement
  • Gas/Electric/Telephone bill
  • Current Business Tax bill
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