Car park restrictions

These restrictions apply unless you have permission from us or unless displayed differently in the car park:

  • all vehicles must be able to fit in the marked bays (maximum vehicle dimensions, not wheelbase)
  • no selling or commercial activity
  • no washing of vehicles
  • no transferring of fuel
  • no maintenance of any vehicle
  • no windscreen leaflet dropping (fly-posting)
  • no erection of stalls, or structures
  • all rubbish must be taken away or placed in the bins provided
  • no caravans
  • no trailers
  • no open fires
  • no food preparation in any parking areas
  • any specific restrictions signed in the car park

Coaches

Coaches are not allowed in our car parks except:

  • Madeira
  • Locking Road – in the coach spaces allocated within the car park
  • Worle Parkway – in marked areas only
  • Salthouse Fields – in the designated bays only
  • Marine Parade – coaches may use the coach lane for dropping off and picking up of passengers (20 minutes maximum wait)

Campers and motorhomes

No campers or motorhomes except:

  • Melrose – designated bays only
  • Salthouse Fields – designated bays only
  • Weston-super-Mare beach

Goods vehicles

No goods vehicles over 3,500kgs are allowed in our car parks except in the coach spaces in the long stay area of Locking Road from 5pm-8am only.

Height restrictions

  • Carlton Street – height restriction by barrier of 2.6m on level 1 and 2.1m for levels 1a and above
  • Worle Parkway Diamond Batch car park and Nailsea and Backwell station car park – height restriction by barrier of 2.1m in car park area
  • Sandbay bus terminus – height restriction 1.9m
  • Salthouse Fields – height restriction 2.1m. (Large vehicles may gain access through coach gate by calling 01275 884 700 and requesting the padlock code – You must ensure the gate is locked when not in use. Access and safety of the gate for pedestrians and other vehicles will be the responsibility of the person opening the gate.)

Overnight

  • no overnight sleeping is allowed in any of our car parks, except in the long stay area of Locking Road, in the coach spaces allocated within the car park (5pm to 8am only)
  • no overnight parking on Marine Parade or Weston beach – no access after dusk
  • Salthouse Fields is locked overnight

Motorcycles

  • motorcycles can park in marked areas of Worle Parkway Diamond Batch car park and Nailsea and Backwell station car park
  • no motorcycle or any motorised vehicle fitted with handle bars are allowed on any beach car park

Smoking

No smoking in any area of the following car parks:

  • Walliscote Grove Road East
  • Walliscote Grove Road West
  • Carlton Street Multi-storey car park

Other information

Vehicles without permission may be fined.

There is a 10mph speed limit in all our car parks unless otherwise signed.

Drivers are liable for any damage they cause to parking bays, signage, kerbing or pay and display machines, including damage caused by fluids leaking from a vehicle.