Parking Information

Blaby District Council has 14 Public Car Parks

  • Four are Pay and Display (See Management scheme for Charges)
  • Five are associated for Recreational and Leisure Facilities
  • The remaining five are located in several villages throughout the District

The hours of operation and charging for all car parks are 8am to 6pm Monday to Saturday (including Bank Holidays). Sundays are free to park.

The pay and display car park in Blaby Town centre is located on Enderby Road (Forge Corner) and Johns Court (Iceland). The other three are within Narborough Village including Weavers Court, Leicester Road and Narborough Station. The cost of parking varies per car park. For a list of fees please download the Car Park Management Scheme in the section below. Johns Court Car Park in Blaby also offers toilet facilities.

All of our pay and display machines offer coin, card and contactless methods of payment. These are available at every level of the tariff for each car park. Unfortunately, no change can be issued from the machines due to security reasons. For a full list of charges, click the below purple banners.

PayByPhone is also available in all car parks, allowing users to purchase and top up parking whilst away from the area. No ticket is required in this case with all transactions dealt with through the dedicated app. For further information, please visit our Pay By Phone page.

Car park charges - Narborough

Weavers Court car park:

  • Up to 2 hours - 30p
  • Up to 3 hours - 50p
  • Up to 4 hours - £1.50
  • Over 4 hours - £5.00

Station Road car park:

  • all-day - £5.00 (up to 8 consecutive days parking purchasable at the pay and display machine)
  • Up to 20 minutes - free in a designated short stay parking bay

Leicester Road car park:

  • up to 2 hours - 30p
  • Up to 3 hours - 50p
  • Up to 20 minutes - free in a designated short stay parking bay
Car park charges - Blaby

Enderby Road and Johns Court car parks:

  • Up to 2 hours - 30p
  • Up to 3 hours - 50p
  • Up to 4 hours - £1.50
  • Over 4 hours - £5.00

Please note that the 30p charge will return from Monday 29 March 2021. Car park users are required to display a valid ticket or permit containing registration details. Vehicle registration details must be entered into the pay and display machine when printing a ticket.

All of our car parks have designated disabled parking bays

If you are a disabled blue badge user we offer free 3-hour parking in any bay in any of our car parks as long as a blue badge and clock are clearly displayed. Should you wish to stay longer than this then you will have to purchase a ticket.

Specific areas are provided on our car parks in Blaby and Narborough Station for motorcycle parking which is free of charge.

Should you want to report any defects, problems of any other issues arising in the car park you can do this by completing the contact us form below.

Car park transfers 

A number of our car parks have now been gifted to local parish councils and as such any queries regarding the below car parks should be directed to the respective parish council:

  • Winston Avenue car park, Croft
  • St Michaels Court car park, Stoney Stanton
  • Long Street car park, Stoney Stanton
  • Central Street car park, Countesthorpe
  • John Street car park, Enderby
  • King Street car park, Enderby

The car parks at Enderby Leisure Centre and Golf Course and Huncote Leisure Centre have transferred ownership and any queries should be directed to those individual leisure centres.

Wigston Road car park is owned by Blaby All Saints Church.

Income from parking fees

Unlike some local authorities Blaby does not make a profit from the car parks it operates. The figures below show the expenditure (including maintenance) for the 15 car parks and the associated income.

Financial Year 2013/14 the expenditure was £203,989 and the income was £125,904. For that year the cost to the authority of operating the car parks was £78,085.

Financial Year 2014/15 the budget for expenditure is £193,8233 and the expected income is £125,907. The expected cost to the authority for this year is £67,929.

Figures for income will be added at a later date.

On-Street Parking Issues

Leicestershire County Council is the Authority responsible for the control and regulation of all On-Street Parking issues. (For example double yellow lines or no waiting restrictions). We are not responsible for this. Any complaints/concerns regarding these matters should be directed to Leicestershire County Council by calling 0116 305 0001.

Enforcement

We have two Civil Enforcement Officers (CEO’s) who are employed by Harborough District Council as part of a partnership which includes Blaby, Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council, Harborough District Council, Oadby and Wigston Borough Council and Melton Borough Council. They patrol and can issue Parking Contravention Notices (PCN’s) for offences in Blaby car parks. They also enforce On-Street offences within the Blaby District on behalf of Leicestershire County Council

All PCN complaints, appeals and payments are dealt with by the Notice Processing Unit (NPU) based at County Hall, Glenfield, Leicester. All queries about being issued a PCN should be directed to the NPU by following The Appeals Procedure which can be found in the reverse of the PCN. It is not the responsibility of Blaby District Council to deal with this. Further information can be found on the parking matters website or using the following contact details:

Telephone: 0116 305 7953

Email: parkingmatters@leics.gov.uk

Post: LCC Notice Processing Centre, P O Box 9983, Leicester, LE3 7DD

Police

Should you have concerns/complaints about a vehicle(s) causing an obstruction or parking in a dangerous manner the Police have powers to issue fines. Should you wish to report an incident you can do this by calling 101. Blaby District Council has no legislation to deal with this.

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Last updated 7 June 2021
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