Cash Free Parking

Change to Cashless Car Parking

Your phone parking provider has changed to PayByPhone.

Contact details and car park codes have changed.

Download the app, or register now at

For details call 01785 773 999.

Pay for parking online, by phone, text or mobile app

No loose change, no problem!

You can pay to park using your mobile phone across Stafford Borough Council's car parks using PayByPhone, which has recently replaced Dash.  Simply register with PayByPhone online and you will never have to worry about finding loose change to park in the Borough again. 

What are the benefits?       

  • You do not need to carry loose change to pay for parking
  • If you are running late returning to your car, you can extend your payment at the touch of a button (provided you have not exceeded the maximum stay in a car park)
  • You can use PayByPhone in other car parks nationwide, including airports and major shopping centres.  Visit PayByPhone to find out

How do I register?

Visit the registration page on PayByPhone's website.  You will be taken to an online form where you will be asked to enter your address, car registration number, mobile phone number and payment details.

After registering, you will receive an email and text message confirming your registration.

Once registered, when you visit any of our car parks listed below, follow the
instructions on the signs next to the pay and display ticket machines, and you will be able to pay for your parking using your phone.

How do I pay?

Read the PayByPhone's Instructions on how to pay online, through the app, over the phone or by text.

Transaction charges

Please note:When you use the service, an additional 10p will be added to your booking.  If you register for the reminder text option, you will also be
charged an extra 10p for each text message reminder you receive.

Is it secure?

The PayByPhone payment system is compliant with the payment card industry standard PCI Level 1.  If you want to find out more read PayByPhone's FAQs on their support page

Car park location codes

Stafford Car Parks

Car Park Name Code 
Variable/Short Stay   
South Walls - Variable Stay  59629 
Civic Centre - Variable Stay   59630 
Tenterbanks - Variable Stay  59631 
Castle Hill - Variable Stay   59632  
Broad Street - Short Stay  59639  
Stafford Leisure Centre - Short Stay  59640  
Long Stay   
Lammascote Gyratory - Long Stay  59633  
Gaol Road - Long Stay  59634  
Doxey Road C1 - Long Stay  59637
Doxey Road C2 - Long Stay  59637  
Doxey Road C3 - Long Stay  59638 
Coach Park  
Lorry Coach Park  59635  

Stone Car Parks

Car Park Name Code 
Crown Street - Short Stay 59641 
Christchurch Way - Variable Stay  59642  
Westbridge Park - Short Stay 59643
Westbridge Park - Long Stay  59644  


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