The Parking Meter Department is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of all parking meters throughout the city area.

Key Functions of the Department

  • To effectively manage the operations and maintenance of all parking meters and the car parks.
  • To ensure collections of monthly base fees of Taxis, Mini Buses , Carriers and Parking Meter monthly fees for Private vehicles.

Parking Meter Operational Hours

  • Monday to Friday – 9 am – 5 pm
  • Saturday  8am – 1pm
  • Exempted on Public Holidays and Sundays

Car Park Operational Hours

Sugar City Mall
  • Monday to Friday – 7 am – 6 pm
Sugar City Mall
  • Monday to Friday – 7 am – 6 pm
  • Saturday 7 am – 4 pm
  • All car parks are closed on Public Holidays & Sunday

Key Functions of the Department

Parking Meters (CBD)

15 minutes  = $0.20

40 minutes = $ 0.50

Infringement notice is fixed penalty of $ 10.00 if the initial fine is not paid within 90 days from date of notice , statutory cost may be added

Parking Meters (CBD)

Upon slotting of necessary coins if the parking meter is not functioning , move your vehicle to another meter However if you are issued with an infringement notice and the parking meter is faulty then immediately produce  the infringement notice at the Parking Meter Office at the Civic Centre or contact the Parking meter Supervisor for assistance.

Sugar City Mall Car Park (CBD)
  • 15 minutes  = $ 0.25
  • 30 minutes = $ 0.45
  • 45 minutes = $ 0.75
  • 60 minutes = $ 0.95
Tukani Car Park ( CBD)
  • Private Cars = $0.45
  • Other Private Cars not exceeding 2000kg =$0.55
  • Commercial Vehicles = $ 0.65 per hour

Taxi Base Fees

  • Central Business District = $ 33.92 monthly
  • Outside CBD = $ 23.35

Mini Bus Bases Fee

$37.30 monthly

Carrier Base Fees

  • Central Business District = $ 41.35
  • Outside CBD = $30.00
Parking Meter Monthly Permit

$ 52.12 Monthly

Procedure: A written  application together with a copy of the vechile third party with full contact to be forwarded to the council

Private Base Holders

Sugar City Mall Car Park = $ 58.30 monthly

Statistics
  • Total No of Parking Meters  –                            772
  • Total Capacity Sugar City Mall Car Park      – 121
  • Total Capacity Tukani   Car Park                   –  80
  • Total No of License Taxis                                – 372
  • Total No of Licensed Mini Buses                  – 169
  • Total No of Carries                                      –  68