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Two major car parking buildings in the central city have been closed by their owners while the buildings are inspected for possible structural damage from recent earthquakes. They are the James Smith’s car park and the car park on the corner of Tory and Wakefield streets.
Motorists who use these buildings should make alternative parking arrangements, or consider using public transport.
There are electronic signs around the city indicating how many free car parks are available in car park buildings around the city. That information, along with a map showing their locations, is also available by viewing:
Parks Available in Car Park Buildings
The Council runs two parking buildings and one car park in the central city - under Civic Square, on Clifton Terrace and next to the Michael Fowler Centre.
Council parking buildings and car parks are clearly marked with blue signs.
Prices and payment methods vary, so check the signs when you park.
Monday - Friday
Earlybird fee rate:
Hourly fee rates:
Saturday - Sunday, public holidays
If you leave your car parked overnight, the overall charge is made up of any of the above fee categories that apply during the total time the car was parked. For example:
Payments can be made by cash only at the Paystation or by cash and EFTPOS at the manned booths.
Reserved parking is available at two main areas:
Prices include GST.
101 Wakefield Street
PO Box 2199
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