AECC charge for parking at concerts, shows and sporting events only. The 'Pay & Display' system costs event goers £5 per car and £10 per coach. Ticket machines will be situated at various locations in car parks 4, 5 and 6 surrounding the Press & Journal Arena. There are a mixture of ticket machines on site, some will accept exact change only, others will accept all major credit and debit cards as well as exact cash in the form of coins, notes will not be accepted at any machine and change will not be given. The machines will also provide a receipt if required.
Tickets must be purchased on arrival at the venue and clearly displayed inside vehicles. During events wardens will be patrolling the car parks and will issue fines where valid parking tickets are not displayed. Fines will also be issued to cars parking in restricted areas or parking in a disabled bay without the appropriate blue badge.
This service is operated by Local Parking Security Limited.