Park free for two hours in Knoll Road Car Park when parking charges are reintroduced in Camberley from 14 September 2020.

Date: 

Tuesday, 1 September, 2020

Two hours of free car parking will be available in Knoll Road carpark until 31 January 2021.  This is to support Camberley High Street during the improvements works as currently only the top part of the High Street is open to general traffic and street parking.

Parking charges remain suspended in the rural car parks.  This will be reviewed in October 2020.

Both Main Square and Knoll Road car parks operate ticketless parking systems.  https://www.surreyheath.gov.uk/residents/parking/car-parks-charges/ticketless-parking

Glide app – your easy, contactless way to pay for your parking!

Glide Parking is a parking payment app, which you can download to your smartphone for free.  It enables you to quickly and safely pay for your parking without touching a pay station and avoiding queues.

With Glide Parking there is NO convenience fee, so you will only pay for your parking with no extra costs.  Say NO with Glide Parking No extra fees, No queues and No touching pay stations

To create a Glide account, simply download the Glide Parking app from Google Play or the App Store. Paying for parking is a simple three button process to confirm payment. Once payment has been made, there is a 10 minute ‘grace period’ to leave the car park. Free wi-fi in The Square and Camberley Theatre make using Glide Parking even easier.

Parking Subsidy Season Ticket – Knoll Road car park and car parks across the borough

This initiative enables lower paid staff who commute to work in Camberley’s shops or offices to apply for a discounted parking season ticket for Knoll Road carpark.  

85 season tickets are available for Knoll Road car park at the price of £120 a year or £10 month payable by direct debit on a first come first served basis. A further 65 season tickets will be offered for other car parks as and when charges return to these car parks.

Link to qualifying criteria and required documents

Please email your application to parking.services@surreyheath.gov.uk.

NHS and Carers free parking provision

NHS workers and care workers are entitled to free unlimited off-street parking as per government instructions.

NHS workers are required to email Parking Services using their NHS email address and care workers will need to request their employer email Parking Services their details.  Parking.services@surreyheath.gov.uk.

Camberley Be Safe

To ensure you stay safe in Camberley please observe and follow the social distancing guidelines that are in place in Main Square car park, The Square shopping centre, High Street, Park Street and The Atrium.

When shopping please;

  • Wear a face covering in the shops, shopping centres, car park stairwells and lifts.  Unless you have a qualifying medical condition or a child under 11 it is the law to wear a face-covering in all public indoor spaces.
  • Keep to the left as you walk around town 
  • Observe social distancing from other shoppers where possible.
  • Observe and follow the social distancing floor stickers and markers throughout the centres and shops​
  • Use hand sanitiser when available​
  • Spend only the required shopping time in town​
  • Keep your shopping group small. 

High Street, Princess Way and Knoll Walk improvement works

The High Street, Princess Way and Knoll Walk are currently in the middle of extensive improvements to the roads, pavements, lighting and planters.  There is fencing surrounding the active works and please observe the social distancing control measures that are in place in these areas.  

The works are taking place in five phases and four phases are now in construction.  These are the middle section of the High Street, Princess Way, Princess Way Carriageway and Knoll Walk.  The tarmac is now down on the High Street section and works are now taking place on the pavements.  You may be directed to walk on the new road and pavement surfaces when you visit town.  Please follow the signage.  This project is due to complete February 2021.  Find out more at www.CamberleyBeInspired.com.

Parking

There are signs to direct you safely from your car to the shopping centre.  You need to wear a face covering/mask in the carpark, indoor shopping centres and shops.

You may also wish to consider cycling into town.  Bike parking stations are in Main Square car park, Park Street and The Atrium’s car park.

Camberley Be Inspired

Surrey Heath Borough Council is committed to supporting and regenerating Camberley.  SHBC’s investments have already seen the acquisition of The Square shopping centre, commencing its refurbishment programme within the first year of ownership.  Followed by an ambitious set of projects to improve the roads, pavements and street scene.  A redundant office building has also been purchased to create 116 high quality town centre apartments, with proposals to re-deliver new commercial space.   

Kier Property have been selected by SHBC as development partner for the London Road site.  Situated fronting the London Road, opposite the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, the 5.5-acre site has the potential to create a mixed-use development and improve the gateway to Camberley.  

SHBC has signed a 25-year contract with Places Leisure to design, build and operate a new £22 million leisure centre. The new centre will feature new swimming pools, sport courts, fitness facilities and a café.  The new centre is now in construction and is due to open in 2021.

The regeneration work is supported by a comprehensive events programme, grant schemes for independent businesses and cultural and enrichment projects to ensure Camberley is a key destination and experience.  In Camberley we are committed to reshaping and enhancing the town centre to support our community and local businesses while high street retail faces challenges nationally.    www.camberleybeinspired.com