Staff car parking permit payment options and rates

The following permit payment options are available:

  • Salary exchange via payroll (permanent University of Exeter staff only)
  • By credit/debit card (generally for non-University staff)
  • By cheque (generally for non-University staff)

If you are not eligible for salary exchange for the reasons below you may claim monthly deductions from salary via payroll (permanent University of Exeter staff only):

  1. earn less than £6,500 per annum
  2. you do not pay National Insurance Contributions
  3. you are a member of the NHS or FSSU pension schemes

The eligibility for salary exchange/deductions is restricted to University of Exeter permanent members of staff on a full 12-month contract.

Charges for full permit  from 1st October 2016:

BandCriteriaSalary to be exchanged for staff earning up to £45,000 grossSalary to be exchanged for staff earning over £45,000 grossApprox net charge (after the application of salary exchange)
Top emissions of 140 and over grams of CO2 per kilometre (or engine size over 1549cc if the vehicle was registered prior to March 2001) £253.50 (£21.13 p/m) £303.15 (£25.26 p/m) £176.40 (£14.70 p/m)
Middle emissions between 121 and 139 grams per kilometre (or engine size up to 1549cc if the vehicle was registered prior to March 2001) £159.50 (£13.29 p/m) £191.18 (£15.98 p/m) £110.91 (£9.24 p/m)
Lower emissions less than 121gms grams per kilometre £86.61 (£7.22 p/m) £104.57 (£8.71 p/m) £60.21 (£5.02 p/m)

If you are not University staff but employed on the campus by other businesses, please apply for a permit using the external car parking application form.

If you apply for a permit during the academic year the annual rate will be reduced on a part year basis.  This does not apply to salary exchange.

Part year rates for for permits from 1st October 2016

Month of application   140grams and over of CO²/Engine size over 1549cc if registered pre March 2001   Between 121-139 grams of CO²/Engine size up to 1549cc if registered pre March 2001    

Up to and including 120grams of CO² post  March 2001 only
October  £253.50 £159.50 £86.61
November  £232.37  £146.20  £79.39
December  £211.24  £132.90  £72.18
January  £190.12  £119.63  £64.95
February  £169.00  £106.33  £57.75
March  £147.87  £93.05  £50.52
April  £126.75  £79.75  £43.31
May  £105.62  £66.45  £36.09
June  £84.50  £53.17  £28.87
July  £63.37  £39.87  £21.65
August  £42.25  £26.58  £14.44
September  £21.12  £13.30  £7,21

The following permits are available free of charge. See the apply for a permit pages for full details on how to apply.

  • Blue Badge holders.  Copies of both sides of your blue badge must be supplied to the Car Parking Office with your application form.
  • Staff Authority to Park.  Only valid when displayed with a reduced staff pay and display ticket.  New applicants will only be entitled if they are eligible.
  • Additional Staff Authority to Park.  Only valid when displayed with a reduced staff pay and display ticket.  New applicants will only be entitled if they are eligible.
  • Car Share Permit.