Car Parking Permits

Long and short term parking permits at Ulster University.

Applying for a Permit

Permits are available to all University Staff, Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students (but not Associate Students).

The parking permit is activated on your student or staff ID card, which is linked to the car parking system.

When applying for a permit the appropriate application form must be completed and the following information provided:

  1. Surname and forename
  2. Full staff number/student number
  3. Present valid University Student ID Card
  4. Faculty/Department/Course/Year of Study
  5. Contact telephone number
  6. Vehicle Details

Students residing at the Duncreggan Student Village at Magee are advised that there are a limited number of permits that allow access to parking at this site and these will only be available from the 31st August 2021, via the University Online Store.

These permits are valid from 13th September 2021 to 13th June 2022, and allow access to the Duncreggan Car Park at residences, as well as other University car parking.  Disabled users with a valid University disabled parking permit may still access this site.

Following sell out, a waiting list will be available for students to register with by contacting

The permits should be active within 48 hours of application – new users or students who have not been a member of the scheme in the past 12 months should visit the car park office to have their student ID activated after application.

This also applies to persons issued with new ID cards.

Failure to give this information could lead to your permit application not being processed or your access control card not being activated until the applicant contacts the Car Park and Traffic Management Office.

If permit holders change their vehicles they are requested to advise the Car Park and Traffic Management Office using the Change of Vehicle Form.

Staff annual permit

  • £75 for those up to and including spinal point 23.
  • £150 for those on spinal point 24 and above.

Application forms should be returned to  Following application car parking will activate your permit and Salaries and Wages will make the monthly deductions from salary.

Student permit

  • £75 for 12 months
  • £60 for 9 months
  • £40 for 6 months
  • £26 for 4 months

Disabled students and staff annual permit

  • £1

When applying for this permit the appropriate application form should be completed via the University Online Store, and photos/scans of the blue badge sent to

Commercial Tenants/ Non-University Employees Annual Permit

  • £150