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Car Parks

Free Car Parks

The Town Council provides the following free car parks
(5 hours maximum, between 9am and 3pm):

  • Testvale
    Testwood Lane (55 spaces)
  • War Memorial
    Salisbury Rd (101 spaces)

© Crown Copyright - O.S.The New Forest District Council provides the following free car parks:

  • Civic Centre
    Salisbury Road (95 spaces)
  • Eling Hill
    Eling nr. Tollbridge (30 spaces)
  • Salisbury Road/Westfield Rd 
    (190 spaces) 

Pay Car Parks


Charged parking is provided by the New Forest District Council:  

  • Rumbridge Street (150 spaces)
  • Winsor Road (85 spaces)
  • Elingfield, off High Street (98 spaces)    

There is plenty of FREE car parking in
the town centre and several car parks
have CCTV coverage.

You can use your New Forest District Council parking clocks in the above car parks. To purchase a parking clock from NFDC online www.nfdc.gov.uk or telephone customer services tel no: 80285000 option 4.  

2020 Parking Clocks fees:

£25 per annum for short stay
£120 per annum for long stay, or £35 for a three month period:

  • 1 January to 31 March or
  • 1 April - 30 June or
  • 1 July - 30 September or
  • 1 October - 31 December.

There are also a number of private retail car parks in the area which provide free parking for a limited period.


Toll Bridge

On the week starting the 1st June we will start charging again on the Toll Bridge with separation procedures in place. It would help if users of the bridge have a pound coin available to put into a special net. More details will follow. Both resident and cemetery passes that expired 31 March 2020 will still be valid until 30th August 2020.


Totton & Eling Town Council is responsible for collecting Tolls for Eling Toll Bridge which are charged at £1.00 per day. The Toll Bridge is open 7 days a week all year excluding Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day as follows:-


Mon    7am – 6pm                                       

Tue      7am – 6pm                                       

Wed    7am – 6pm                                       

Thurs   7am – 6pm                                       

Fri        7am – 6pm                                       

Sat      8am – 6pm                                       

Sun      9am – 5pm   

Both resident and cemetery passes that expired 31st March 2020 will still be valid until 15th September 2020.  

Passes must be renewed by the 15th September 2020.


There are certain exceptions to payment as outlined in the (attached document


Cemetery Permit are also available, there is specific criteria in order to qualify attached document

Resident Exemption Permit, there is specific criteria in order to qualify attached form

Forms can be returned by emailed and you will contacted to collect new pass from reception. Email: : info@totton-and-eling-tc.gov.uk