Lace Market Car Park

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 96cm (6'5")
Satellite navigation postcode: NG1 1QE
Opening Hours: 24 Hours 7 Days
Capacity: 500 vehicles


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 £90 per month, for more information call 0115 876 1444 between Monday to Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm. Or email

*Please note at this moment in time, we do not have any spaces available for contract parking at Lace Market Car Park. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.



Price Bands


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 £6.00 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 pleased to inform you that work to replace the lifts will commence on 1st April 2019, this work will take several months to replace both lifts.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Please be aware of roadworks around the city and in particular around the entrance and exit to the car park. You may wish to allow extra time in your journey.

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.

Use this car park for:

  • Nottingham Arena 
  • the Lace Market
  • 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 par