Coronavirus (COVID-19) parking update
Car parks open
Coastal car parks, and car parks within Council parks are now open.
Please use the cashless PayByPhone method of payment wherever possible to pay for parking.
If you don't have access to the PayByPhone app or a smartphone and need to pay by cash, the pay and display display machines are still in operation.
More about car parks opening.
Parking bays at the Nook
To allow more space for shoppers to stay apart, some parking bays closest to the shops are temporarily suspended at the Nook, South Shields.
See more about changes to the Borough's main shopping areas to make sure people can shop safely
Parking charges and permits
Parking charges and permits were suspended, but are now in place as normal (as of Monday 18 May).
Motor home parking in South Tyneside
- Large vehicles can purchase multiple tickets to cover the number of bays they use, as long as they are parked in a responsible manner.
- South Tyneside Council off street pay & display car parks do not allow overnight camping.
Motor home parking is possible in these car parks:
Click on the individual car parks for information including prices etc.
Please note: There are other car parks in the town centre, however these are owned and managed by independent parties, so we are unable to comment on their particular policies.