Home care workers' parking permits

If you're a home care worker, you can use a parking permit whilst visiting clients. Your care support company must apply for the permits, as we don't issue permits to individuals. 

Each approved company can hold up to five permits, which can be transferred between its home care workers and their vehicles.

Who can apply

Our approved list of organisations and contracted providers includes:

  • ACLS
  • Allied Healthcare 
  • Allied Healthcare - Extra Care
  • Ark Home Healthcare
  • Bluebird Care Agency
  • Brook Street Home Care (UK) Ltd 
  • Capital Homecarer Ltd
  • Care Direct UK Ltd
  • Care UK
  • Care Watch - Lewisham
  • Culture Care Agency
  • Daret Homecare
  • De-Charles Resources Ltd 
  • Elibariki Procare
  • First Choice
  • Haven Social Care Limited
  • Lifecare Professionals 
  • London Care 
  • Medacs Healthcare
  • MiHomecare Ltd
  • Plan Care Personal
  • Sage Care
  • SDA - Southwark Disablement Assoc.
  • Supreme Care Services Limited
  • Thames Homecare
  • Youth Graces

How to apply

All eligible care support companies must request permits in writing with the company's logo by email to our Parking services or by post to:

Southwark Parking Services
Admail 4197 

Permit cost

  • £125.00 - 12 months permit

Where can I use the permit

The permits are valid within all of our controlled parking zones. You can view our controlled parking zone map page to find out where to park.

Permit holders can:

  • wait for up to three hours on single and double yellow lines (where no loading restrictions are in place)
  • park in parking meter or pay and display bays, shared use bays, resident bays and permit holders bays
  • park in council run car parks for a maximum of two hours

Permit holders cannot:

  • park in doctor, business and disabled bays or footways
  • park in pedestrian crossings marked with white zig zag
  • park in school zones marked with yellow zig zag or bus stops/stands

Page last updated: 09 October 2018