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The Christmas Parking arrangements 2018 have been released.  For further details on charges, please see

Details of council owned car parks in East Herts, how to pay or challenge a penalty charge notice (parking ticket) and how to apply for resident parking permits.

Pay or Challenge a Penalty Charge Notice

You can view details online and make a payment or challenge any Penalty Charge Notices (Parking Ticket) issued to you by East Herts, Stevenage or Welwyn/Hatfield council.

Parking Dispensations

A Parking Dispensation can be issued when a motorist needs to park in an area where parking restrictions are in place. This would allow a vehicle to park lawfully in what would otherwise be a contravention of a Traffic Regulation Order.

Parking Reports

The council submits an annual report to the Department for Transport, showing statistics relating to the Enforcement of On-Street restrictions.

Parking Traffic Regulation Orders

Parking restrictions in the district, and the conditions of use of permitted parking areas, are defined in Traffic Regulation Orders. If a new restriction is introduced, a new Traffic Regulation Order must be created in order to give the restriction legal authority.

Parking for Stansted Airport

There are various options for parking at Stansted Airport. If you think that someone is misusing residents or on-street parking in order to park you can report it to Stansted airport on 0800 731 2385.

Blue Badge - Disability Parking Permit

You can apply for a blue badge on the Hertfordshire County Council website.

Resident Parking Permits

East Herts Council manage a number of resident permit parking schemes throughout the district. You can apply for a parking permit online, by post or in person at one of our offices.