Roads-On-Street (temporary) Parking Application Form

This permit allows the permit holder to park for longer than the signposted parking restrictions on the roadway (ie. 15 Minute, 1 hour, 2 hour, Loading Zone, etc) within the Newcastle LGA.

On-street (temporary) parking permits are useful for the following purposes:

  1. Building/office maintenance works
  2. Extended loading and unloading activity
  3. Renovation works
  4. Events - bus/coach parking
  5. VIP's visit - to reserve space in advance
  6. Small charity fundraising event
  7. Weddings - to reserve space in advance
  8. Filming
  9. Removalist vans
  10. Placement of skip bins.

You cannot request a permit to park in a No Stopping or No Parking zone.

Please note the issue of a permit does not guarantee availability of on-street parking spaces for the required day. You may need to reserve the parking spaces by the placement of traffic cones or by arranging with businesses/clients on the day.

Read Standard conditions for On-street (temporary) Parking Permit (pdf)

Applications must be submitted at least 4 days before the required date.

How to apply

Complete the application form available on this webpage and submit to traffic@ncc.nsw.gov.au

Fees

Current fees are listed in the application form. For full details please see City of Newcastle's Fees and Charges Register.

What happens next

ASSESSMENT - The application is given a 4-digit reference number and assigned to a traffic engineer for assessment.

PAYMENT - A request for payment will then be issued. Payment is made online via Bpoint. Please ensure you keep a copy of the payment receipt for your records. The Traffic Team will automatically receive a copy of your payment receipt from Bpoint.

PERMIT ISSUED - Once payment is received your permit will be issued. A copy of the permit must be made available at any time for CN Officer/Ranger perusal, or penalties may apply.

Can I change the date of my permit?

Yes. If you need to change the date of your permit you must inform us by email to traffic@ncc.nsw.gov.au before 9am of the date the permit is due to start.

There is no fee for changing the date of a permit where we have been advised prior to the start date/time of the original permit, and if the purpose of the permit remains the same.

Can I extend my permit?

Yes. If you need to extend an existing permit you must contact us by email (traffic@ncc.nsw.gov.au) before your current permit expires. Further fees will apply to an extension request for the loss of parking spaces.