How to Pay

To pay for parking on-street there are two options:
  • Park By Phone
  • Display a Parking Disc 

To pay for parking in North Main Street and Paul Street car parks, please take a ticket on entry. Payment can be made at any of the pay stationson all levels of the car park. At the Black Ash Park & Ride, please take a ticket on entry to the facility, payment can be made at one of the paystations in the depot either on entry or exit. 

Park By Phone

This service allows you to pay for parking over the phone by either calling 021 4924030 or booking your parking on the free app. Contact the Park by Phone helpline by calling 021-4924025.

You can download the free app from the Google Play Store or the Apple Store.

You can register for the service online at:

For existing users:

There is no need to display anything on your car. 

By opening or using a Cork City Park by Phone Account with Cork City Council or its Appointed Contractor you agree to be bound by the Terms & Conditions contained in this agreement:  Cork Park By Phone Terms and Conditions

Please note the  Schedule of Fees  for Park by Phone. 

Parking Disc

You can pay for parking on-street by purchasing, marking and displaying a parking disc within the parked vehicle.

Shops, restaurants and cafes within the city centre and in the surrounding areas sell parking discs. 

Please see Parking Disc Retailer locations

Pay a Parking Fine

If you have received a parking fine, there are three options for payment:

1.    Log on to the parking fine payment sectionand make the payment using your debit/credit card

2.    Make a payment at the cash office:

Cork City Council,

New Civic Offices

City Hall,


Opening Hours: Monday - Friday 10:00 - 16:00

3.    Send a cheque/postal order to:

(Please write your car registration and the notification number on the back of the cheque)

Roads and Transportation,

Room 229,

Cork City Council,

City Hall,

Anglesea Street


Appeal a Parking Fine

Appeal Form:   Parking Fine Appeal Form

Appeals must be received on or before the 14th day from the date of issue of a Fixed Charge Penalty Notice. This date will be stated on the Fixed Charge Penalty Notice. 

You can email parkingappeals@corkcity.ieor download the form and post it to:

Parking Appeals Office,

Roads and Transportation Division,

Cork City Council,

City Hall,

Anglesea Street,