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Free parking after 2.00pm in our on-street and off-street car parks across the county - no ticket needed. This excludes car parks at Hardwick Park, Wharton Park and Riverside Park (South Ropery Lane, North Ropery Lane and the Donald Owen Clark car parks), Durham City Park and Ride and third party car parks.

Chester-le-Street car parks


Information about car parks in Chester-le-Street.

Long stay

Name of car parkOpening hoursTariffCapacityLocation
Civic CentreMonday to Sunday 24 hours.Monday to Friday 8.00am - 6.00pm
£1.00 per day
137 vehiclesCivic Centre
Newcastle Road
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3UT
Lucy StreetMonday to Sunday 24 hours.Monday to Saturday 8.00am - 6.00pm
0-1 hour: 40p
1-2 hours: 60p
2-3 hours: 80p
over 3 hours: £1.10
26 vehiclesLucy Street
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3UP
North BurnsMonday to Sunday 24 hours.Monday to Saturday 8.00am - 6.00pm
0-1 hour: 40p
1-2 hours: 60p
2-3 hours: 80p
over 3 hours: £1.10
50 vehicles and 3 lorriesLorry Park
North Burns
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3TF
Wilfred StreetMonday to Sunday 24 hoursMonday to Saturday 8.00am - 6.00pm
0-1 hour: 40p
1-2 hours: 60p
2-3 hours: 80p
over 3 hours: £1.10
42 vehiclesWilfred Street
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3HX
Cricket ClubMonday to Sunday 24 hours.No charges6 vehiclesCricket Club
Ropery Lane
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3PF
Foundry LaneMonday to Sunday 24 hoursMonday to Saturday 8.00am - 6.00pm
0-1 hour: 40p
1-2 hours: 60p
2-3 hours: 80p
over 3 hours: £1.10
51 vehiclesFoundry Lane
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3EH
St. Mary'sMonday to Sunday 24 hours.Monday to Saturday 8.00am - 6.00pm
0-1 hour: 40p
1-2 hours: 60p
2-3 hours: 80p
over 3 hours: £1.10
32 vehiclesSt. Mary's
Low Chare
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3PZ
Cone TerraceMonday to Sunday 24 hours.Monday to Saturday 8.00am - 6.00pm
0-1 hour: 40p
1-2 hours: 60p
2-3 hours: 80p
over 3 hours: £1.10
68 vehiclesCone Terrace
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3TA
Burns GreenMonday to Sunday 24 hours.Monday to Saturday 8.00am - 6.00pm
0-1 hour: 40p
1-2 hours: 60p
2-3 hours: 80p
over 3 hours: £1.10
46 vehiclesBurns Green
Cone Terrace
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3QH
RiversideMonday to Sunday 24 hours.Monday to Sunday 9.00am - 8.00pm
0-1 hour: 80p
1-2 hours: £1.20
2-4 hours: £2
4-6 hours: £3.10
over 6 hours: £4.20
Coaches - all day: £8.50
472 vehicles

Riverside Sports Pavillion
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3SJ
0191 389 0986

Short stay

Name of car parkOpening hoursTariffCapacityLocation
Osbourne RoadMonday to Sunday 24 hours.Monday to Saturday 8.00am - 6.00pm
0-1 hour: 40p
1-2 hours: 60p
over 2 hours: £3
47 vehiclesOsbourne Road
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3DS
Middle ChareMonday to Sunday 24 hours.Monday to Saturday 8.00am - 6.00pm
0-1 hour: 40p
1-2 hours: 60p
over 2 hours: £3
80 vehiclesMiddle Chare
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3QD
Low ChareMonday to Sunday 24 hours.Monday to Saturday 8.00am - 6.00pm
0-1 hour: 40p
1-2 hours: 60p
over 2 hours: £3
49 vehiclesLow Chare
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3QF
Youth CentreMonday to Sunday 24 hours.Monday to Saturday 8.00am - 6.00pm
0-1 hour: 40p
1-2 hours: 60p
over 2 hours: £3
18 vehiclesYouth Centre
Cone Terrace
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3QH
Leisure CentreMonday to Sunday 24 hours.Monday to Saturday 8.00am - 6.00pm
0-1 hour: 40p
1-2 hours: 60p
over 2 hours: £3.00
18 vehiclesLeisure Centre
Cone Terrace
Chester-le-Street
DH3 3QH

Report a problem with a car park

Report a problem with a council car park online - this is for council-run car parks only (not privately owned car parks). If a car park is privately owned, contact them directly. Contact details should be displayed in the car park.

Contact us
Parking Services
03000 263 985
Our address is:
  • P.O. Box 568
  • Durham
  • County Durham
  • United Kingdom
  • DH1 9GP