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.

UNSW Parking Permits and One Day Parking Permits must be displayed between the hours of 7.30am and 7.30pm, Monday to Friday.

Casual Visitor Parking must register and pay for parking via CellOPark Australia

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 casual visitor parking*

$7.75/hour N/A

2 hours or 4 hours maximum

All day casual visitor parking* Minimum $15.50 for 2 hours then $4.75/hour thereafter for up to 12 hours N/A All day - available on the upper floors of the Barker St (Gate 14) and Botany St (Gate 11) car parks
Day permit $26.00 N/A Staff, contractors
Weekly permit $96.00 N/A Staff, contractors
UNSW staff under $55,000 $1,005.00 pa

$37.54 fortnight

UNSW staff over $55,000 $2,006.00 pa $74.88 fortnight Staff
Reserve zone $6,016.00 pa $224.65 fortnight Staff
Accessible reserved $2,006.00 pa All as per staff rates Mobility Parking
External staff $2,006.00 pa N/A External staff
Additional vehicle $30.00 N/A All
After hours permit $262.00 pa N/A All
PhD students $1,005.00 pa N/A PhD students

* Payment for Casual Visitor Parking is via CellOPark App

Last updated: 13 November 2019