13 Jul 2015
Update on campus travel and parking
As agreed in the 2012-15 Car Park Management Strategy (CPMS), permit prices are due to rise in line with the previous year’s pay award. As such permit charges will rise by 2%.
The Travel Plan and CPMS will continue to be reviewed during 2015, with the new CPMS being implemented for 1st August 2016. Full consultation, with relevant staff and student support groups, will continue during the summer and autumn of 2015.
Annual parking permits
As permits are now automatically renewed you will not receive a new permit to display in your vehicle. Should you need a new permit, they are available upon request from the Security Admin Team (T: 01509 222143).
The table below highlights the costs of annual permits, with effect from 1st August 2015.
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If your details have changed in the last year it is your responsibility to update these on the ParkIT website.If you are already part of the CarParkingMax scheme – an optional salary sacrifice scheme offered by the University – you will automatically continue to be part of the scheme.
Occasional User parking permits
Occasional User permits will be automatically rolled over again this year. Credits purchased in the current year will be carried over.
The table below shows the cost of credits for 2015-16.
Grades 4- 6
Grade 8 and above
If your details have changed in the last year you will be required to update these on the ParkIT website.
Changing the type of permit you have, or cancelling your permit
If you currently have an Annual permit and do not wish to renew it for the forthcoming year, you will need to cancel your permit by 31 July 2015.
If you want to change from an Annual to an Occasional User permit, you must apply for this by 17 July 2015. You will also be required to cancel your Annual permit by 31 July 2015.
If you currently have an Occasional User Permit and want to get an Annual permit instead, you must apply for this by 31 July 2015. You will also be required to cancel your Occasional User permit at the time of the application.
To apply to change the type of permit you have or to cancel your permit, go to the University’s ParkIT website and log in using your University username and password.
If you do not routinely have access to a computer and wish to alter your permits, contact the Security Admin Team on 01509 222143, who will be able to support you with your application.
All managers and supervisors are asked to reiterate this message to all staff and particularly to those without access to computers who may not have received it directly.