Pay by phone – a new way to pay to park

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The service covers:

New Component

  • On-street P&D (Pay and Display) machines across the District
  • Adelaide Street, St Albans*
  • Amenbury Lane, Harpenden*
  • Bowers Way East, Harpenden*
  • Bowers Way West, Harpenden*
  • Bricket Road North, St Albans*
  • Civic Centre Car Park
  • Gombards, St Albans*
  • Keyfield Terrace, St Albans*
  • London Road, St Albans*
  • Townsend Avenue, St Albans*
  • Westminster Lodge Car Park*
*From 24th June 2015

Register now so you can use PayByPhone

PayByPhone is a quick and secure way to pay for parking.  Instead of having to find the right change for a pay and display machine, you can use your mobile phone to pay and the parking fee is charged to your credit or debit card.

You can pay for your parking session using your phone from your car.   You can also choose to receive reminder texts so that you always know when your parking session is about to end and you can use your mobile phone to add more parking time from wherever you are.

To use the service you need to register your vehicle and payment card details. You only need to do this once and then you can use PaybyPhone whenever you need to pay for parking.   


Service Charge Per Parking Session


Service Charge (to extend a parking Session


Service Charge for cash payments at PayPoint


Text Receipt (optional)


Text Reminder (optional)


e-mail and or VAT receipts

 No charge

How to use PayByPhone

There are several ways that you can use PaybyPhone whenever you need to pay for parking.

Call01727 575 100


AppsAvailable from your app store - search for PayByPhone

Click here to see some short videos showing how to use PayByPhone.

To contact St Albans City and District Council Parking services

Telephone 01727 819 206
Date of last review: 19 February 2016