Renfrewshire Council

Parking charges in all council-owned car parks are currently suspended until 31 October 2021. Charges remain in place for all on-street parking spaces.

Car parks, parking spaces and tariffs in Paisley

Locations, times and costs for off-street car parking, car parks and on-street parking for zones 1,2,3 and 4.

Off-street parking

Charges apply Monday to Saturday.

Six car parks have an initial three hours free parking after 10am including

  • Orchard Street
  • Weighhouse Close
  • Hunter Street upper
  • Hunter Street lower
  • Oakshaw
  • School Wynd.

A parking ticket requires to be obtained for all cars using these 6 car parks, where a full and correct registration number will be asked for. Follow the on screen instructions at the parking machine. See our privacy statement details on data protection.

Parking is free on a Sunday in all council-owned car parks.


Car parks

Bridge Street car park is closed from Monday 18 January 2021 for approximately six months.

Car parks and charges
LocationCar Park Long or Short StayTariff
Bridge StreetLong Stay0.60p 2 hrs, £1.20 4 hrs, all day £2.40
Cross Street: NWLong Stay0.60p 2 hrs, £1.20 4 hrs, all day £2.40
Cross Street: SWLong Stay0.60p 2 hrs, £1.20 4 hrs, all day £2.40
Glen LaneLong Stay0.60p 2 hrs, £1.20 4 hrs, all day £2.40
Hunter StreetShort StayBefore 10am, 90p 1hr, £1.80 2hrs, £2.30 3hrs, £4 5hrs, all day £5.50.
After 10am, free for 3 hrs, 90p 4hrs, £1.80 5hrs and all day £2.30.
Hunter Street: UpperLong stay

Before 10am, 90p 1hr, £1.80 2 hrs, £2.30 3 hrs, all day £3.50.

Sunday free


After 10am, free for 3 hrs, 90p 4 hrs, £1.80 5 hrs, £2.30 all day

Sunday free

LagoonShort Stay90p 1 hr, £1.80 2 hrs, £2.30 3 hours, 5 hrs, £4.00, all day £5.50
LagoonLong Stay90p 1 hr, 2 hrs £1.80 3 hr £2.30, all day £3.50
Lonend: WestShort Stay90p 1 hr, £1.80 2 hrs, £2.30 3 hours, 5 hrs, £4.00, all day £5.50
Maxwell StreetLong Stay 0.60p 2 hrs, £1.20 4 hrs, all day £2.40
Moncrieff StreetLong Stay0.60p 2 hrs, £1.20 4 hrs, all day £2.40
New Sneddon StreetShort Stay90p 1 hr, £1.80 2 hrs, £2.30 3 hours, 5 hrs, £4.00, all day £5.50
Oakshaw StreetShort StayBefore 10am, 90p 1hr, £1.80 2hrs, £2.30 3hrs, £4 5hrs, all day £5.50.
After 10am, free for 3 hrs, 90p 4hrs, £1.80 5hrs and all day £2.30.
Orchard StreetShort Stay

Before 10am, 90p 1hr, £1.80 2hrs, £2.30 3hrs, £4 5hrs, all day £5.50.
After 10am, free for 3 hrs, 90p 4hrs, £1.80 5hrs and all day £2.30.

Sunday free

Saucel Street: WestLong Stay0.60p 2 hrs, £1.20 4 hrs, all day £2.40
School WyndShort StayBefore 10am, 90p 1hr, £1.80 2hrs, £2.30 3hrs, £4 5hrs, all day £5.50.
After 10am, free for 3 hrs, 90p 4hrs, £1.80 5hrs and all day £2.30.
St James StreetShort Stay90p 1 hr, £1.80 2 hrs, £2.30 3 hours, 5 hrs, £4.00, all day £5.50
Stow StreetLong Stay90p 1 hr, 2 hrs £1.80 3 hr £2.30, all day £3.50
Weighhouse CloseShort StayBefore 10am, 90p 1hr, £1.80 2hrs, £2.30 3hrs, £4 5hrs, all day £5.50.
After 10am, free for 3 hrs, 90p 4hrs, £1.80 5hrs and all day £2.30.

On-street parking

Charges apply Monday to Friday.

Free parking on Saturdays and Sundays in metered bays only. This does not apply to yellow line restrictions.

On Street - Zone 1

TimeFee
30 mins£0.50
1 hour£1.00
1.5 hours£1.50
2 hours£2.00

Zone 1 areas include:

  • Back Sneddon Street
  • Brick Lane
  • Bridge Street
  • Causeyside Street 
  • Cotton Street
  • Forbes Place
  • Gauze Street
  • High Street West
  • Hunter Street
  • Incle Street
  • Johnston Street
  • Marshall's Lane
  • Maxwell Street
  • Moss Street
  • Northcroft Street
  • Oakshaw Street
    Orchard Street
  • Orr Square
  • School Wynd
  • Silk Street
  • Weighhouse Close.

On Street - Zones 2 and 3

TimeFee
30 mins£0.40
1 hour£0.70
1.5 hours£1.00
2 hours£1.30
2.5 hours£1.70
3 hours£2.00
3.5 hours£2.30
4 hours£2.60

Zone 2 areas include:

  • Argyle Street
  • Barr Place
  • Canal Terrace
  • Castle Street
  • Cross Street
  • East Buchanan Street
  • George Place
  • George Street
  • Glen Street
  • High Street (Old Cinema)
  • High Street (TAVR)
  • High Street (University)
  • Lady Lane
  • Millar Street
  • Oakshaw Street
  • East Queen Street
  • Storie Street
  • Stow Brae
  • Stow Street
  • Townhead Terrace 
  • Walker Street
  • Wardrop Street.

Zone 3 areas include:

  • Bank Street
  • Clarence Street
  • Cochran Street
  • Crossflat Crescent
  • Dixon Street
  • Dunn Street
  • Howard Street
  • Kilnside Lane
  • Kilnside Road
  • Ladyburn Street
  • Ladyburn Street
  • Lang Street
  • McKerrell Street
  • Seedhill Road
  • Unstead Place.

Zone 4

Zone 4 areas include Corsebar Road

Zone 4 parking tariffs
TimeShort or long stayFee
1 hourShort stay£0.90
2 hoursShort stay£1.80
3 hoursShort stay£2.30
5 hoursShort stay£4.00
All day Short stay£5.50
2 hoursLong stay£0.60
4 hoursLong stay£1.20
All dayLong stay£2.40