Giles Lane car park changes
Giles Lane has now reopened as a pink zone car park. Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) barriers are being installed so only vehicles with a valid parking permit can enter as well as Variable Message Signage (VMS) to let drivers know how many spaces are available within the car park before entering.
Giles Lane Car Park Barriers
11 June 2019
On Wednesday 19 June the Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) barriers in Giles Lane car park will start operating. We will be tweeting updates on the morning of the 19th via the Transport Team twitter @unikent_travel. If you do not have a twitter account you can view our tweets on our news page. As you arrive on Campus there are 2 electronic Vehicle Message Signs (VMS) located on Giles Lane. One by Giles Lane car park entrance for drivers approaching from St Stephens Hill and ...
Giles Lane car park barriers- 9 January 2019
9 January 2019
The installation of the barriers in Giles Lane car park began Thursday 3 January (unfortunately delayed from previous update due to unforeseen circumstances). Please be aware that workmen may still be in the area. Access points to and from the car park will be maintained.
Giles Lane car park update- 11 December 2018
11 December 2018
Barriers are being installed in the entrance and exit points of Giles Lane car park from Monday 17 December until the start of the winter break. Access points to and from the car park will be maintained throughout. At certain times alternative access points may be required. Temporary signage will be in place to help direct drivers.
Giles Lane car park update- 6 September 2018
6 September 2018
Giles Lane car park is now fully reopened as a pink zone car park, and enforcement within Giles Lane will be reinstated from Monday 10 September. Members of staff are able to update their parking permit from a blue zone to a pink zone, if they would like to continue parking in Giles Lane car park. To update your parking permit log in your permit account and select "Permit application. Apply for a permit". Once you have applied for a new pink zone p...
Giles Lane car park update- 22 August 2018
22 August 2018
Work on Giles Lane car park has been progressing well. The car park is now lined and low level fences have been installed. We are waiting for the Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) barriers to be delivered and installed and to receive the associated ANPR software. Giles Lane car park will be reopened (without the ANPR barriers) this weekend to assist with bOing festival. Final adjustments may be required in the car park following bOing, so the car par...