Car parks - Town Park

Please note: Harlow Council car park pay and display machines are not able to give change.

Altham Grove car park

14 parking spaces (including 2 disabled spaces)

The car park charges at this car park are enforceable at all times.

Day Time Charge
Weekdays 0 to 1 hour Free by obtaining a ticket from the pay and display machine
1 to 5 hours £1.10
More than 5 hours £6.20
Weekends 0 to 2 hours Free by obtaining a ticket from the pay and display machine
More than 2 hours £1.25
Blue Badge or valid disabled parking permit Free

Burnt Mill Lock car park

18 parking spaces

The car park charges at this car park are enforceable at all times.

Day Time Charge
Weekdays 0 to 1 hour Free by obtaining a ticket from the pay and display machine
1 to 5 hours £1.10
More than 5 hours £6.20
Weekends 0 to 2 hours Free by obtaining a ticket from the pay and display machine
More than 2 hours £1.25
Blue Badge or valid disabled parking permit Free

(Netteswell Cross) School Lane car park

51 parking spaces (including 4 disabled spaces) with an overspill car park with additional 40 parking spaces 

The car park charges at this car park are enforceable at all times.

Day Time Charge
Weekdays 0 to 1 hour Free by obtaining a ticket from the pay and display machine
1 to 5 hours £1.10
More than 5 hours £6.20
Weekends 0 to 2 hours Free by obtaining a ticket from the pay and display machine
More than 2 hours £1.25
Blue Badge or valid disabled parking permit Free
23 July 2017 Closed for the Carnival

Showground car park (off Fifth Avenue)

28 parking spaces (including 6 disabled spaces)

Please note: the Showground car park is open for special events and peak season only. On Bonfire and Fireworks night, access to this car park is for disabled parking only before the road closure.

The car park charges at this car park are enforceable at all times.

Day Time Charge
Weekdays 0 to 1 hour Free by obtaining a ticket from the pay and display machine
1 to 5 hours £1.10
More than 5 hours £6.20
Weekends 0 to 2 hours Free by obtaining a ticket from the pay and display machine
More than 2 hours £1.25
Blue Badge or valid disabled parking permit Free

First Avenue car park (in Tanyard Place)

17 parking spaces (including 3 disabled spaces)

The car park charges at this car park are enforceable at all times.

Day Time Charge
Weekdays 0 to 1 hour Free by obtaining a ticket from the pay and display machine
1 to 5 hours £1.10
More than 5 hours £6.20
Weekends 0 to 2 hours Free by obtaining a ticket from the pay and display machine
More than 2 hours £1.25
Blue Badge or valid disabled parking permit Free

Spurriers House car park

The Spurriers House car park is unavailable until further notice.

This car park contains a small number of standard and disabled parking spaces located to the side of Spurriers House. Access is off A414/Edinburgh Way.

On Bonfire and Fireworks night, there is no access to this car park.

Time Charge
8am to 5pm daily Unavailable
Christmas Day/Boxing Day Closed

Harlow Council car parks terms and conditions

When parking within a Harlow Council car park you must display a valid ticket on your vehicle and park within the marked bays. If your vehicle is found to be in contravention, you are liable to receive a Penalty Charge Notice (fine). If the contravention is more serious the penalty charge will be higher than if the contravention is less serious. Harlow Council accepts no responsibility for any loss or damage to vehicles and their contents whilst parked in Harlow Council car parks.

Please note: motorhomes are not permitted to park in any of the above car parks.

Penalty Charge Notices (parking fines)

Enforcement of parking and waiting restrictions, both on Harlow streets and in Harlow Council owned car parks, is undertaken by the North Essex Parking Partnership.

A Penalty Charge Notice is issued to a vehicle owner where an infringement has been seen to take place. You can pay Penalty Charge Notices on the North Essex Parking Partnership website.

More information on parking and residential parking permits in Harlow