NHS patient, visitor and staff car parking principles

Rules for managing car parking in the NHS.



These car parking principles set out rules for managing car parking in the NHS. They include suggestions for concessions, including for:

  • disabled people
  • people who attend frequent outpatient appointments
  • visitors with relatives who are gravely ill
  • visitors to (and carers of) people who have an extended stay in hospital
  • carers of people in the above groups
  • staff working shifts when no public transport is available
Published 23 August 2014
Last updated 29 October 2015 + show all updates
  1. Updated to include carers as an additional explicit group that are eligible for the provision of concessions
  2. First published.