Annual and monthly car park permits

How to apply for long-term parking permits in Carlisle, Allerdale and Copeland.

Parking permits in Carlisle

You can buy a permit for certain car parks in Carlisle on a monthly or annual basis from:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Monday to Saturday
  • Monday to Sunday

Season parking permits in Allerdale

You can buy a season parking ticket in all towns or individual towns in Allerdale for:

  • 1 month
  • 3 months
  • 6 months
  • 12 months

How the permits work

You'll need to register your vehicle's registration number when you pay for the permit. If you use a different vehicle, you will need to update this in your account.

The annual parking permit is only valid in the car park you purchased it for and is valid on the day you receive it.

You cannot transfer your permit to another car park.

How to apply

You will firstly need to register and set up an account on MiPermit to purchase a permit.

Set up an account on MiPermit

After you've set up an account

You can apply for as many permits as you need.

Apply for a parking permit

If you want to cancel your permit

You will be given a refund of any full unused months during your permit period.

To apply for a refund contact MiPermit by email.



Withdrawal of a permit

Your permit will be revoked without a refund if:

  • you sublet your bay or permit
  • your vehicle is not properly licensed, taxed or insured
  • you misuse the facilities offered at the car park

Paperless permits in Copeland

You can get a monthly or an annual parking permit for:

  • Sports Centre car park
  • Civic Hall car park in Whitehaven
  • Chapel Street car park in Egremont

A seven-day permit is also available for St Bees Foreshore.

Contact us to apply for a permit.


Parking Services

Cumberland Council

PO Box

96 Workington

CA14 9BR

Telephone: 0300 373 3730