Moving address

If you have an account set up, please log into your account. 

If you have not set up an account, please contact the permit team to arrange for your permit to be cancelled/transferred.

Moving out of a permit zone

Moving to a different permit zone

  • Log into your account
  • Update address details
  • Request cancellation of permits at old address, return permits to Reading Borough Council.
  • Apply for Residents permits at new address, if you are unable to provide proofs for a resident's permit you may apply for a temporary permit. 

Temporary permits - provide evidence just moved in

  • Apply in person at Civic Offices - permit issued immediately
  • Apply online - permit will be printed and posted to your new address

Temporary permits are 8-week permits, charged at £15. You will need to apply for your residents permit before the temporary permit expires. If you apply for both residents and temporary permit at the same time, there is the possibility that they may be issued together. There are no refunds for issued temporary permits. 

Moving within the same permit zone

You will need a new permit if you have moved within the same permit zone, as the new occupiers of your old house may require the permits allocated to you. 

  • Log into your account
  • Update address details
  • Request cancellation of permits at old address, return permits to Reading Borough Council.
  • Apply for Residents permits at new address, if you are unable to provide proofs for a resident's permit you may apply for a temporary permit. 

Temporary permits - provide evidence just moved in

  • Apply in person at Civic Offices - permit issued immediately
  • Apply online - permit will be printed and posted to your new address

Temporary permits are 8-week permits, charged at £15. You will need to apply for your residents permit before the temporary permit expires. If you apply for both residents and temporary permit at the same time, there is the possibility that they may be issued together. There are no refunds for issued temporary permits. 

 

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