Pay for parking in Thompson Park

Parking at Thompson park costs £2 per visit, Monday–Sunday, 8am–10pm including bank holidays. An annual permit is available from the Council’s Contact Centre and costs £80.

Pay using the MIPERMIT app

Available for Apple and Android devices or by using the online portal at

Pay by text message

New customers send the word PARK and your vehicle registration number to 61600. We’ll call you back for location and payment details. Thompson Park car park location number is 736023.

Visit for information on costs and using this service. For help with mipermit payment service call 0345 520 7007.


  • Park ONLY in marked parking bays
  • Do not park in a parking bay reserved for use by disabled persons, unless your vehicle displays a blue badge and clock showing your time of arrival
  • Do not use the car park for a purpose other than car parking
  • Do not park a vehicle over 1530kgs

Enforcement enquiries

Regular enforcement patrols and Penalty Charge Notices issued. See reverse of your penalty charge notice or contact Chipside on 0345 505 2525.

Parking places order

Persons and vehicles are admitted to this Car Park subject to compliance with the terms of the Parking Places Regulation Order controlling its use, a copy of which can be viewed at Burnley Town Hall, Manchester Road, Burnley. Regular enforcement patrols and Penalty Charge Notices issued. The Council shall not be responsible for loss or damage to any vehicle or anything in or about any vehicle, however such loss or damage may be caused.

Blue Badge holders

Blue Badge holders park free for any 3 hours. After 3 hours payment for parking is required, including Bank Holidays.