Exceptional Requirements - Student parking at Derby 2017/18 - University of Derby

Kedleston Road Pay and Display Permit


If you're a Blue Badge holder visit our web pages for more information.

We have a limited number of spaces available for Students to park on at Kedleston Road. These will only be available to students who can demonstrate an exceptional requirement to park on site. To be eligible you must fall into one of the following categories:

  1. You need a permit on medical grounds or are disabled but do not have a Blue Badge (You will need to provide evidence such as a Doctor’s Letter)
  2. You’re more than 25 weeks Pregnant (We will need to see your MatB1)
  3. You’re a Part Time Student and are studying around work or external commitments (We will check your status upon application. Part Time recovery students are not eligible)
  4. You’re full time and live more than 15 miles away during term time and either have children under the age of 11 and or have caring responsibilities (We will ask for evidence of your circumstances)

To APPLY for a permit please visit the ONLINE SHOP 

(The link will be available from Tuesday 22nd August 2017 at 10.00)

This permit allows you to park in the Student car park at Kedleston Road but you must still pay and display. Fines are issued if you do not pay and display as well as having a valid permit displayed.

Motorcycles can park for free in the Motorcycle Shed and do not need a permit to park on site at Kedleston Road you can find more information on our  Motorcycle pages.

Please note: Only Blue Badge Holders are permitted to park in marked disabled parking bays

Pay and Display Prices Monday – Friday 08.30 – 16.30:

Up to 4 hours £2.70

Over 4 hours £5.40

Weekend Parking (free to permit holders otherwise the following charges apply)

Up to 2 hours        £2.00

2 – 4 hours           £3.30

Over 4 hours         £4.40 

From Monday 11th September 2017 you will not be allowed on site at Kedleston Road unless you’re already displaying your permit. You will need to make alternative parking arrangements if you’re collecting after that date. You’re allowed on site without a permit after 16.30 free of charge

If you buy a permit for the Main Student Car Park (Markeaton Park and Ride) instead the cost for comparison would be:

3 day Permit at £140 = £1.33 to park all day for 3 days (3 days pay and display = £4.00 per week)

5 day Permit at £195 = £1.11 to park all day for 5 days (5 days pay and display = £5.57 per week)

To purchase a Markeaton Park and Ride Permit visit the online shop

(The link will be available from Tuesday 22nd August 2017 a 10.00)

There’s information about local parking on our alternative parking pages.

If you need to get in touch:

Student Parking Team

T: 01332591066

E: studentparking@derby.ac.uk

Student Centre Opening Times

Term Time

Monday – Thursday 08.30 – 19.00

Friday 08.30 – 16.30

Non Term Time

Monday – Thursday 08.30 – 17.00

Friday 08.30 – 16.30