Car parking in Doncaster

There are many car parks in the Doncaster Borough and in addition to the off-street car parking there are on-street pay and display spaces.

Trax FM broadcasts ‘Frenchgate Interchange Updates’ three times a day. This will include information about car parking in Doncaster town centre. Tune into 107.1 or 107.9 FM

Council owned car parks and street parking locations

Some of our car parks listed in the tables below have received the Park Mark award. By choosing a Park Mark® Safer Parking facility you are visiting a car park that has been vetted by the Police and has safety measures in place. 

Christmas parking offer

Colonnades car park- Free parking from 15:00 to 18:00 from 1st December and up to 8:00 am Tuesday 2nd January 2018. 

Marsh gate car parks- Free parking from 14:00 to 18:00 from 1st December and up to 8:00 Tuesday 2nd January 2018

Parking hours and tariff charges

Standard car park operating hours are Monday to Saturday 8am to 6pm. Free parking is available at all council operated car parks after 6pm, Monday to Saturday, and all day on Sundays and Bank Holidays (except Good Friday). Tariff charges are displayed on the car park signage and can also be found in the attached tariff document.

Please note that as of the 1st August 2017 we are running a trial period on our Chappell Drive East and Church Way car parks as cashless parking only. This service is provided by RingGo and more information can be found by clicking here

Pay & Display Car Parks (Town Centre)

Spaces

Disabled

spaces

Motorcycle spaces

locking points

Electric Vehicle

charging spaces

Post code

(Sat Nav info)

Colonnades PARK MARK AWARD

95

none

 No  

DN1 1ER

Chamber Road Car Park PARK MARK AWARD

50

8*

Yes 

2#

DN1 3BU

Chappell Drive East PARK MARK AWARD

550

*allowed to use

Yes   

DN1 2RF 

Chappell Drive West

400

*allowed to use

No   

DN1 2RF

Churchway Car Park

100

none

Yes   

DN1 2RF

College Road (former Irish Club) PARK MARK AWARD

12

none

No   

DN1 1BN

Council House (Saturday only) PARK MARK AWARD

450

none

No   

DN1 3AJ

Dockin Hill Road

16

none

No   

DN1 2QT

Markets Car Park PARK MARK AWARD

247

22

Yes 

2#

DN1 1LP

Marshgate Car park x3

100

none

No   

DN5 8AF

Mexborough Multi Storey

284

12*

No   

S64 9DG

Scarborough House Car Park (Saturday only)

43

none

Yes   

DN1 2DB

St Georges PARK MARK AWARD

50

none

No   

DN1 1RD

Thorne Road Car Park PARK MARK AWARD

17

none

Yes   

DN2 5BD

Wood Street Car Park

12

none

Yes   

DN1 3ER

 # Indicates where free Electric Vehicle charging points are located

On Street Pay & Display (Town Centre)

Spaces

Spaces

Disabled spaces

Motorcycle spaces

locking points

Post code (Sat Nav)

Chamber Road

6

*allowed to use

No

DN1 3BU 

St George Gate

4

*allowed to use

No

DN1 1LE

Sunny Bar

3

4*

No

DN1 1LY

Market Place

11

2*

Yes

DN1 1LQ

Copley Road

28

*allowed to use

No

DN1 2QP

Netherhall Road

18

*allowed to use

No

DN1 2QA

Park Road

5

*allowed to use

No

DN1 2QH

Thorne Road

33

*allowed to use

No

DN1 2HJ

Hallgate

21

*allowed to use

Yes

DN1 3NG

Wood Street

15

2*

Yes

DN1 3LW

Princegate

11

*allowed to use

Yes

DN1 3EW

Chequer Road

12

*allowed to use

No

DN1 2DB

Catherine Street

5

*allowed to use

No

DN1 3PS

Spring Gardens

10

3*

Yes

DN1 3DJ

East Laith Gate

20

*allowed to use

No

DN1 1JG

College Road

8

4*

No

DN1 3HS

Princess Street

6

*allowed to use

No

DN1 3NJ

Frances Street

6

*allowed to use

No

DN1 1JB

Young Street

0

4

No

DN1 3EL

Duke Street

0

7

No

DN1 3EA

High Street 

3

No

DN1 1DN 

Printing Office Street

0

3

No

DN1 1TJ

Priory Place

0

7

Yes

DN1 1BL

Scott Lane

0

6

Yes

DN1 1ES

Frenchgate Service Road

0

2

No

DN1 1QQ

Greyfriars Road

10

*allowed to use

No

DN1 1RD

Horsefair Green PARK MARK AWARD

27

8

No

DN1 3EY

 

Free Car Parks (Borough wide)

Spaces

Disabled spaces

Post code (Sat Nav info)

Askern

38

*allowed to use

DN6 0HZ

Bentley

50

*allowed to use

DN5 0DN

Conisbrough

18

*allowed to use

DN12 3HR

Dunscroft

45

*allowed to use

DN7 4DY

Dunsville

13

*allowed to use

DN7 4BX

Hatfield

40

*allowed to use

DN7 6RS

Mexborough

11

*allowed to use

S64 9DG

Mexborough Market Hall

29

*allowed to use

S64 9HS

Moorends

4

*allowed to use

DN8 4PR

Stainforth

20

*allowed to use

DN7 5QA

Thorne - Bridge Street

48

*allowed to use

DN8 5NR

Thorne - Church Street

22

*allowed to use

DN8 5BE

Thorne - Queen Street

14

*allowed to use

DN8 5AR

 

Number of Parking Bays

Spaces

Disabled Spaces

Resident Priority Parking Bays (Town Centre)

2,335

*allowed to use

Limited Waiting Bays (Town Centre and Borough Wide)

1,060

*allowed to use

* Indicates Disabled allowed to use

 

Privately owned car parks

Frenchgate Shopping Centre - DN1 1SW

NCP - East Laith Gate, DN1 1JD

Civic Quarter Car Park - DN1 3JH

St James Car Park, DN1 1AQ

Additional parking information

Motorcycle parking 

Free in any on street or off street parking bay as DMBC promote sustainable green transport modes.

Electric Vehicle (EV)

Charging points are currently available on the Chamber Road car park located next to Doncaster MBC Civic Office. Please visit Electric Vehicle Inmotion website for further details.

Motor home vehicles

Parking is permitted in Doncaster Town Centre at its Chappell Drive car park. Payment is required either by pay and display or cashless phone payments via RingGo.  Parking is only available Monday to Saturday 8am to 6pm and the tariff charges are displayed on the car park signage and can also be found in the attached tariff document.
 
There are no overnight parking facilities and any vehicle observed as doing so maybe liable to be issued a penalty charge notice. Chappell Drive car park has been approved the Secured Parking Award and is both patrolled by enforcement officers and has CCTV coverage. 

Park & Ride

There are nine Park & Ride facilities in Doncaster. Please visit the South Yorkshire Passenger Transport website for further details:

Parking account

Under the Government’s Transparency Agenda, the Council is required to publish details of the annual income and expenditure on the parking account. The figures for 2015/16 for the Council's income and expenditure on the parking account are as follows:-

2015/2016

£m

 

 

2016/2017

£m

 

 

 

 
 0.964 Cr

On Street

Income

 0.900 Cr
0.885 

 

Expenditure

 0.930
0.079 Cr

 

Net Expenditure

 0.030
 

 

 

 
 1.168 Cr

Off Street

Income

 0.87 Cr
 1.324

 

Expenditure

 1.14
 0.156

 

Net Expenditure

 0.26
 

 

 

 
 0.328 Cr

Penalty Charge Notices

Income

 0.340 Cr
 

 

 

 
 0.251 Cr

Surplus on Parking Account

 

 0.05

We do not make a significant surplus on our parking account, any surplus generated from within the Parking Services account at the end of a financial year will be allocated to any Highway related project by the Head of Highways / Traffic Manager as regulated by the appropriate Road Traffic Act(s).

The income from Penalty Charge Notices reported above represents the income collected and posted to the Council’s general ledger during the period 1st April to 31st March.

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Last updated: 14 November 2017 15:58:49