If you need to park your car at UWA:
If you are a full-time or part-time student who is currently enrolled in a degree program and has completed a minimum of 48 points towards a degree course (as indicated by the UWA Student Records System), you may be eligible to obtain a parking permit.
Students who are enrolled in Non-Award Courses (e.g. AccessUWA, UWA Extension (Continuing Education), Not For Degree and Cross-Institutional) are not eligible for a parking permit.
If you have not completed 48 points of study, you are generally not entitled to a parking permit.
If you are a graduate of another university you may apply for a permit, but you will also need to provide evidence of your previous degree.
Students in their first academic year of a degree program, as indicated by the Student Record System, are not eligible for a student parking permit unless already a graduate of another university.
First-year students are encouraged to use public transport.
Students residing at University Hall, Trinity College, St George's College, St Catherine's College or St Thomas More College are not eligible for a UWA Student parking permit.
The Postcode exclusion list is currently under review with the possibility of changes occurring in 2020.
UWA supports alternate travel options such as public transport, walking and cycling to and from campus. Visit public transport for more details.
If you live in any of the following postcode areas you are not eligible for a Student parking permit:
Please complete the yellow student parking permit exemption application form if you'd like to apply for an exemption to any of these restrictions. Please email the completed form to Parking Permits.
You can apply for a yellow student parking permit by using studentConnect.
Permits purchased from studentConnect will be posted to your contact address. Once payment is made, a 2 week temporary permit will be sent with your payment receipt via email. The temporary permit must be printed and displayed on your vehicle until your permit arrives at your address.
You can only purchase your permit in person at the Unipark office if you have an exemption or are purchasing a UniAccess permit. You will be required to provide your:
Semester 1 permits will be available online only from 24 January 2022.
Semester 2 permits will be available online only from 7 July 2022.
If you have a student parking permit, you can park in the yellow parking areas (car parks 1, 4, 8, 9, 21 [upper], 31, 35, 37 and 43).
A parking permit does not guarantee you a parking bay.
If all the yellow student parking areas are full, you may park in short or long-term pay and display parking areas after purchasing and displaying a ticket.
For non-permit holders, or if the permit-parking areas are full, there are long and short-term pay and display parking areas:
Short-term (8am to 5pm)
The maximum amount of time you're allowed to park varies, so make sure to check before leaving your car.
Car Parks 1, 3, 4, 20 and 25 (Car Park 37 parking is restricted between 7.00am to 8.00pm).
At the end of the time limit on the signage, the vehicle must be moved from the carpark.
Ticket machines will only accept Visa or MasterCard payments.
Please do not park in reserved, disabled and maintenance bays.
You don't need a permit for red and yellow bays on weekends, or after 5pm and before 8am on weekdays (except Car Park 37 where parking is restricted between 7.00am to 8.00pm, Monday to Friday)
Student carpooling is not available at this time.