Parking services and enforcement

Parking controls help manage the increasing demand for parking spaces in the city centre, town centres and neighbourhoods across the county, while promoting road safety for all road users. Please make sure that your vehicle is parked safely and legally at all times.

Find out more about resident parking permits and how to apply online

Car park charges and terms and conditions apply in Cumbria County Council's off street car parks.

For other enquiries or further advice please contact the parking team at or Parking Services, Cumbria County Council, PO Box 415, Carlisle CA1 9GU.