Cardiff Metropolitan University Parking

By | 11th May 2017

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Cardiff Metropolitan University Parking

Cardiff Metropolitan University Parking

Managed Parking

Management of Cardiff Metropolitan University car parks is performed on its behalf by Indigo Park Services UK Limited.

Cardiff Metropolitan University wishes to preserve as safe, convenient and secure a facility as possible for the benefit of all users.

The managed car parking policy is intended to provide an equitable and uniform system for the administration of car parking amenities consistent with corporate priorities.

Primary objectives:

  • Ease congestion and ensure smooth and effective traffic flow and management
  • Improve the safety and security of drivers and pedestrians.
  • Support Cardiff Metropolitan University’s commitment to sustainability and related planning authority requirement to develop a comprehensive Travel Plan as a condition of planning approval.
  • Make adequate provision for people with disabilities
  • Invest in the improvement of parking facilities.
Please click here to view our Parking Policy and Regulations.

Staff Parking

Everyone who wishes to park their vehicle(s) in Cardiff Metropolitan University’s car parks is required to apply for and display a permit. Parking permit applications should be completed online.

Staff Parking Permit Options:

Pre Pay Permit – Monthly Paid Staff
0.76 FTE to Full time – Standard Rate – £20.00 per calendar month. Complete an online application form.
Less than 0.76 FTE – Reduced Rate – £15.00 per calendar month. Complete an online application form.

Staff who are not monthly salaried, please contact carparkmanagement@cardiffmet.ac.uk​ for alternative payment options.​

Pay and Display Permit

Standard pay and display tariff for all users of Cardiff Metropolitan University Car Parks. Complete an online application form​.

People with Disabilities

Staff who are holders of local authority issued disabled parking scheme badges (Blue Badges) are exempt from charges at Cardiff Metropolitan University.​​​

Student Parking

General Student Parking

A limited number of Pay & Display parking spaces are available to Students at Cyncoed campus only.

You are required to Pay & Display at the advertised tariff at all times, however you are not required to register for a permit to park in these spaces.

Students who are holders of local authority issued disabled parking scheme badges (Blue Badges) are exempt from charges at Cardiff Metropolitan University (see People with Disabilities).

Please click here to view the Student Parking Application Form.

Students with Exceptional Circumstances

A small number of parking permits may be issued to students who believe their circumstances are such that it is essential that they travel by car and have easy access to their vehicle. The 2015/2016 annual cost of a student prepay permit is £180.00 or you can choose to pay and display at the advertised rate.

Permits are valid from 1st October 2015 until 30th June 2016​.

These permits are available for the Cyncoed campus. For the Llandaff campus, a permit entitles you to park at the Plas Gwyn campus from where you can ‘Park & Ride/Walk’ to Llandaff.

Due to the limited space available Cardiff Metropolitan University will assess all applications and determine those of greatest need. Applicants should be able to demonstrate their need under one of the following criteria.

Criteria Advice

Exceptional Personal Circumstances
Please include details / supporting information with your application.
Extra-Curricular Academic Activities
Please include details / supporting information with your application.

Distance travelled

If car travel is essential due to distance to study campus please include details / supporting information with your application.

People with disabilities

Students who are holders of local authority issued disabled parking scheme badges (Blue Badges) are exempt from charges at Cardiff Metropolitan University. See tab below for further ​details.

Contact Us

If you have an enquiry relating to Parking Infringements, Warning Notices, Enforcement, Parking Charge Notice (PCN) or other operational issues please contact:

Indigo Park Services UK Limited.

Parking Shop

University Hospital of Wales

Heath Park

CARDIFF

CF14 4XW

Tel. 029 2074 5485

Fax. 029 20745484