Parking rates 2019

UNSW is a Restricted Parking Area and parking is only permissible in marked bays. Parking outside of a marked bay is strictly prohibited and will incur a fine.  

Pay and display tickets and parking permits must be displayed between the hours of 7.30am and 7.30pm Monday to Friday.

Parking on the university campus is only free when parked in a marked bay: 

  • outside of the hours of 7.30am and 7.30pm Monday to Friday
  • on weekends
  • on public holidays (not UNSW holidays).  

For all other times, you will be required to pay for parking. Please see below for pay and display and permit parking options. 


2P and 4P pay and display meter parking*


2 hours or 4 hours maximum

All day pay and display meter parking*Minimum $15 for 2 hours then $4.50/hour thereafter for up to 12 hoursN/AAll day - available on the upper floors of the Barker St (Gate 14) and Botany St (Gate 11) car parks
Day permit$21.50N/AStaff, contractors
Weekly permit$74.00N/AStaff, contractors
UNSW staff under $55,000$976.00 pa

$37.54 fortnight

UNSW staff over $55,000$1947.00 pa$74.88 fortnightStaff
Reserve zone$5,841.00 pa$224.65 fortnightStaff
Disabled reserved$1,947.00 paAll as per staff ratesDisabled
External staff$1,947.00 paN/AExternal staff
Additional vehicle$21.50N/AAll
After hours permit$255.00 paN/AAll
PhD students$976.00 paN/APhD students

* Pay and display meters accept cash and credit card payments