Roads included

Bush Street West, Castle Close, Castle Road, Chapel Street, Elm Street, Great Southsea Street, Little Southsea Street, Pelham Road, Queen’s Crescent, Queen’s Grove, Queen’s Place, The Retreat, St Edward’s Road, Sussex Place, Sussex Road, Wilberforce Road, Woodpath, Worsley Road, Yarborough Road


  • Permits are not valid in the limited waiting bays in Castle Road or Elm Grove, but are valid in the Pay & Display bays in Kings Road.
  • Visitors and non-permit holders are entitled to two hours free parking except at Pay & Display meters where a scratchcard must be displayed immediately.

How to buy a resident's permit

View the resident parking permit page for information about applying for and renewing a parking permit.

Where to buy visitor permits

Visitor scratchcards for all zones are available from the Central Library in Guildhall Square – or register for visitor permits using RingGo.

For this zone, you can also purchase visitor permits at:

  • Southsea Library, 19-21 Palmerston Rd, Southsea, PO5 3QQ