Business discretionary permits – out of zone

Businesses located outside of a permit zone may apply for discretionary business permits; charged at £398; proof of business, business use of the vehicle is required and statement of reasons of why the permit(s) required.

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

Statement of reasons

This should include reasons why you are applying for a discretionary permit, the difficulties you have encountered with parking. The more detailed your reasons for applying, the more information the council can use to decide your application.

Last updated on 01/04/2024