Lace Market Parking 

Payment can be made by coins, banknotes or credit or debit card. American Express is not accepted.

Address: Pilcher Gate, NG1 1QE
Max Height: 1m 95cm (6'5")
Satellite navigation postcode: NG1 1QE
Opening Hours: 24 Hours 7 Days
Capacity: 500 vehicles

Access to the Lace Market Car Park will change from Sunday 9th August, please see the new road map here.


Park for five hours for £5 when you enter between 3 pm and 5 pm on any day of the week in the Lace Market Car Park.

Contract parking is available for just £108 per month, for more information call 0115 876 1444 between Monday to Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm. Or email


Price Bands

New prices as of 1st April 2021

Up to 2 hours


Up to 4 hours


Up to 6 hours


Up to 8 hours


Up to 24 hours


Evening (Enter after 5 pm and leave before 2 am the next day)


Overnight Tariff (Arrive after 5 pm and leave by 10 am)


Late afternoon Rate (Enter between 3 pm and 5 pm and leave within 5 hours. Rate available every day)


Motorcycle parking (You must park within designated areas. Penalty Charge Notices will be issued for non-compliance)


Sunday max fee (Park here on Sundays and pay no more than £6.50 all day. Entry must be after 12:01 am and exit must be before 11:59 pm)


Electric charge points

There are two charge points now available for public use on the first floor (Level 4) of the car park.

More information about charge points in the city here.


We are delighted to inform you that the work to replace the lifts in this car park have been completed. Thank you for your patience whilst this work has been carried out.

Blue Badge Holders

The provision of free parking for Blue Badge holders no longer applies to Lace Market Car Park, Blue Badge bays will continue to be provided but normal-parking charges will apply.

There are Blue Badge parking spaces in other locations that enable Blue Badge holder’s to park for free for up to 4 hours in Curzon Street, Sneinton Market Square, Nottingham Arena, Motorpoint Arena (3 hours free parking) and Nottingham Castle Car Parks, in on-street parking bays and park on single or double yellow lines for up to three hours.

Motorcycle Cage

We are pleased to announce that on the 2nd of December a safe and secure motorcycle cage will be going live. In the near future, an app will be available to set up an account to allow you to park your motorcycle securely within the cage

Use this car park for:

  • Nottingham Arena 
  • The Lace Market Hotel
  • City Centre shops
  • Mercure
  • Lace Market
  • Ibis hotels
  • Lace Market Theatre
  • Nottingham Contemporary
  • Galleries of Justice
  • Broadway Cinema

It should be noted that this car park is not suitable for Motorhome parking. Long vehicles may need to take extra care when using the ramps inside the car park.