Decide what parking you require for your shoot from the options below and apply via FilmHub when sending in an application to film.

REQUIRED APPLICATION LEAD TIMES – below details the minimum lead time required for each parking application. We always recommend providing greater lead time where possible to guarantee approval.

See CPZs in Lewisham

Parking Types

Bay Suspensions

(5 Working Days Notice)

To suspend P&D Bays, Resident Bays, Public Car Park Bays.

Applications must be made via FilmHub.

SYL Dispensation

(5 Working Days Notice)

These enable vehicles to park on available SYL in an individual zone (CPZ) in the borough where available.

Applications must be made via FilmHub.

  • Suspended P&D, Resident & Public Car Park Bays – admin costs are £135 per application.
  • SYL Dispensations – A dispensation notice will be provided, and must be displayed in the vehicle at all times. It is preferable that we have the vehicle registration but not essential. A SYL dispensation doesn’t guarantee a parking space.
  • In places where there are no existing parking bays or yellow lines a temporary traffic order may be needed to restrict parking.
  • Parking will be retracted and charges applicable if cones are used without specific permission from Lewisham Film Office.

Parking Charges

  • Parking Bay suspensions
    • Per bay, per day
    • P+D Bays
    • Shared Use Bays
    • Permit Bays
  • SYL Dispensation
    • Per day
    • Car or Transit
    • up to 5.5m
    • equivalent of one bay
  • SYL Dispensation
    • Per day
    • E.g. Luton Van
    • up to 7.5m
    • equivalent of 1.5 bays
  • SYL Dispensation
    • Per day
    • Outsized Vehicles
    • 7.5m plus
    • equivalent of 2 bays+

Parking bay suspensions & dispensations require at least 5 working days notice.

Administration Fees

A single administration fee of £145 +VAT is applicable on each parking application.

If bay suspensions are required for multiple streets, then an administration fee is applicable of £145 + VAT per street.

If bay suspensions are required for runs of bays for different date periods, then an administration fee is applicable of £145 + VAT per street for each date period.


Any questions regarding this please call the Lewisham Film Office to confirm.

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