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Tradesperson permits - daily

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. 

Maximum 30 day permits per year, a £10 fee applies, proof of works, 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.

Proof of works

Letter on headed paper detailing works being carried out, the address, the dates of work, vehicle registration and vehicle make. 

Proof of business use

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

Proof of business

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

  • Bank statement
  • Gas/electric/telephone bill
  • Current business rates bill
  • Letter on headed paper with details 
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