The Howard Centre has a secure multi-storey parking facility provided over 4 split levels which is located at the southern end of the centre which can hold up to 725 vehicles.  Entry to the car park is from 4am until 8pm Monday to Saturday and from 6am until 8pm on Sundays. Exit from the car park Monday to Sunday anytime except between 2am and 4am.

Lifts are available from all car park levels to the mall. Our security control room is manned 24 hours a day and a CCTV camera system is in operation on the mall and in the car park.

Help points
Located on level 7, 5 and 3 and all pay stations and barrier points.

Disabled Spaces
We have 15 parking spaces for the disabled located on Level 1. Follow the blue painted floor lane.

Parent & Child Spaces
There are a number of parent and child car parking spaces on levels 3, 5, and 7 in the car park adjacent to the pay stations. Pay stations located on level 1 and 0.

The  car park charges are as listed below:-

Cash and card payments (excludes American Express)

0 – 1 hours£1.00
1-2 hours£2.00
2-3 hours£3.00
3-4 hours£4.00
Over 5 hours£6.00
Lost tickets£6.00
Sundays & Bank holidays£1.00 Per Visit

Bank Holidays £1.00 (please note you will still need to take a ticket and get it validated at the paystation before leaving the car park).

Tickets must be validated at one of our car park pay machines. You can find these by the lifts, opposite The Entertainer on the First Floor, and near Boots on the Ground Floor.

Please note: The access ramp to the car park will not accept heights over 6ft 6 ins (2 metres).

Park Mark
The Howard Centre is a Park Mark™ Safer Parking Award Holders. Using a car park which is a Park Mark™ Safer Parking Award Holder means that the area has been vetted by the Police and has measures in place in order to create a safe environment.