Multi-storey car parks

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Bracknell Forest Council has two multi-storey car parks located in Bracknell town centre on The Ring and open 24 hours a day.

Both are well lit, clean and easy-to-use with bays of generous width. They have CCTV systems and regular security patrols, which add to the overall sense of security. High Street Car Park provides quick and level access to the retail and office areas.

A car-specific token is issued on entry to the car park. Before returning to your car you need to use the same token you were given on entry to pay at the machines. You then insert your token in the machine at the exit barrier as you leave. You can use cash, debit or credit cards to pay.

If you are a regular user then you should consider buying a season ticket. There are a number of options available to help you save money.

Free, covered and secure parking is provided for bicycles and motorcycles.

There is a parking office at the exit to both car parks:

  • High Street car park – open 7.30am to 7pm on Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 6.30pm on Saturday
  • Charles Square car park – open 7.30am to 8pm on Monday to Saturday, 9.30am to 4.30pm on Sunday

Park Mark™

For the past 5 years our multi-storey car parks have been awarded the Park Mark™ award for safety.

This scheme is aimed at reducing crime and the fear of crime. It is managed by the British Parking Association and is an initiative of the Association of Chief Police Officers.

Charles Square Multi-Storey Car Park

Accessed off The Ring - the post code is RG12 1DR. It has:
  • number of spaces - 760
  • 5 bays for holders of blue badges – (level 2 and 2A)
  • 5 parent and toddler bays - (level 2)
  • height restriction barrier - 2 metres
  • width of bays – 240 to 250cm

Important notice

Charles Square car park has limited access to the town centre due to the current regeneration of the area. It is the ideal location for the post office, banks, the Grange Hotel and Bracknell & Wokingham College. However, anyone with reduced mobility, such as those with wheelchairs or baby buggies, will have difficulty accessing the town centre.

High Street Multi-Storey Car Park

Accessed off The Ring - the post code is RG12 1GN. It has:

  • number of spaces - 970
  • 22 bays for holders of blue badges - (level four)
  • 12 parent and toddler bays - (level four)
  • 3 bays for electric cars (1 charge point)
  • height restriction barrier - 2 metres
  • width of bays – 240 to 250cm
  • public toilets on level 2
  • toilets for disabled people on level 4 - accessible with a 'RADAR' key.

High Street public car park is located for easy access to Princess Square, the main shopping areas and Bracknell Shopmobility.

Charges for both car parks

Monday - Saturday: 7am to 8pm

 Length of time  Price
 0-1 hours £1.10 
 1-2 hours £1.60
 2-3 hours £2.10
 3-4 hours £2.60
 4-5 hours £3.70
 5-6 hours £4.50
over 6 hours £6.00
 Lost chip coin £10.00

Sunday and overnight charges

 Length of time  Price
 Nightly charge 8pm to 6am (Monday to Sunday)  £1.10
 Sunday 6am to 8pm  £1.20

Bank and public holidays are charged at normal rates.

Find out more about season tickets.

Location of car parks in Bracknell Forest

You can click on the markers on the map or download the list of car parks for more information.

PDF file downloadList of council car parks (PDF, 76kb)

View in a larger map to see more council-run car parks in Bracknell Forest.

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