Fore Street car park

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Car park location

Star Lane

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About this car park

Car park typeShort stay
Pay & Display
   ≡ Blue badge bay(s)2
Maximum stay5 hours (except when purchasing a £2.50 after 2pm stay)
Vehicle weight limit3.5 tonnes GVW
Motorcycle bay(s)2

Opening and charging hours

DayOpening hoursCharging hours
Monday - Sunday24/78am - 10pm

Prices to park and other charges

Up to 30 mins£0.60
Up to 1 hour£1.20
Up to 2 hours£2.40
Up to 3 hours£3.60
Up to 4 hours£4.80
Up to 5 hours£5.50
Arrive after 2pm for 2hrs+£2.50 (Mon - Fri)
Arrive after 10pmFREE
  • Blue badge holders can park for free for up to 3 hours, if they are parked in a designated bay. Normal charges apply in other bays.
  • Motorcyclists can park for free, if they are parked in dedicated motorcycle bays.

Payment Options

MiPermit mobile app

By swapping coins for clicks with MiPermit, customers will be able to park quicker and easier as well as update their tickets on the go.

What is MiPermit?

MiPermit is a cashless parking system which is already used by over 2 million customers. For more information visit or download the MiPermit app.

Fore Street Season Tickets

Season tickets are available for this car park. A full list of the qualifying addresses are listed below.

Angel LaneAll properties
Dedham PlaceAll properties
Fore Street (odds)13 to 107 (includes Minerva Court)
Fore Street (evens)14 to 80a
84 to 92
Grimwade Street (evens)66 to 68
Lower Orwell Street (odds)13 to 15
St. Clements Church LaneAll properties
Star Lane (evens)118 to 120 (Sir Thomas Slade Court)

Season ticketPrice
Evening & weekend monthly (6pm - 8am Mon-Fri, all day weekend & bank holidays)£25.58 per month 

 Apply for a season ticket

Contact Details

Ipswich Borough Council,
Grafton House,
15-17 Russell Road,

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01473 432000