Parking & garages

The icons below feature our frequently asked questions about parking and garages. Please note that parking applications, including a change to your current vehicle, bay or garage, may take up to 21 days to complete.

We have a new parking contractor and are implementing a new process for permits. We will be updating the information here soon and will write to all affected residents before PCM UK start enforcement on your estate.

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Parking Bays, Garages & Pramsheds

Can I park on a Poplar HARCA estate?

To park on a Poplar HARCA estate your vehicle must be registered with us. You can apply online for a parking bay, garage or pramshed.

Poplar HARCA residents, leaseholders and shared owners have priority for parking permits.

We will not consider parking permit applications from residents who are in rent arrears.

How much does it cost for a parking bay, an underground parking space, a garage or pramshed?

The weekly charge for Poplar HARCA tenants (including spouses/partners and resident leaseholders):

  • £4.84      Parking bay
  • £14.57     Garage or underground parking
  • £2.45       Pramshed

The weekly charge for spouse/partner of resident leaseholder:

  • £5.81*       Parking bay
  • £17.48*     Garage or underground parking
  • £2.94*      Pramshed

The weekly charge for everyone else (e.g. household members living with tenant/leaseholder or non-residents):

  • £10.42*      Parking bay
  • £18.74*    Garage or underground parking
  • £6.25*      Pramshed

The weekly charge for Blue Badge Holders living at a Poplar HARCA property:

  • £0             Parking permit – you have to be living at a HARCA property
  • £7.00        Garage or underground parking

To qualify for the lower permit charge the vehicle must be registered on the tenancy agreement, or to the leaseholder named on the lease and living at the property.

* charges includes VAT @20%

What time does parking control operate?

  • Parking enforcement will not operate on Dec 25th – 28th 2021 and January 1st – 3rd  2022.
  • Brownfield Estate: 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
  • Burdett Estate: 8am-4pm during the week (8am-12noon on Fridays). There is no enforcement on Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays or Eid.
  • All other estates: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week except public holidays and Eid.

I’m a blue badge holder, where can I park?

Disabled parking bays for Blue Badge holders are provided at various locations throughout the area. You can park here for a maximum of 3 hours, with no return in 12 hours.

Vehicles displaying Blue Badges can also park:

  • On single or double yellow lines (except where there is a ban on loading or unloading) for up to 3 hours.
  • Free of charge and without time limit where on-street pay & display parking facilities apply. The disabled badge must always be correctly displayed.
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Visitor Parking

How can I get a visitor permit?

Please contact PCM directly by email or telephone 01753 512 603.

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Get in touch

I have an issue. Who do I contact?

If you have any questions, please contact us at, or on 0800 035 1991.

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