Parking

The University of South Australia use electronic pay-as-you-go parking system 'Parki', provided by Care Park.

Physical permits are not issued for parking. Virtual Permits (V-Permits) will be used and utilise ‘License Plate Recognition’ (LPR) to ensure monitoring of all car parks. All users will need to abide by the Parking Guidelines. 

Staff members based at Magill and Mawson Lakes campuses can apply for Reserved and Unreserved Parking through the Parking V-Permit Portal. Permanent and Fixed Term Contract Staff wishing to salary sacrifice their parking will have option to do so through the application. 

Visitor parking is available on the Magill and Mawson Lakes campuses. Visitor parking instructions are available on the Magill Visitor Parking Map and the Mawson Lakes Visitor Parking map.

The UniSA Parki App can be downloaded from the App Store for iPhone and Google Play for Android and is free to register and use. Parking payments are made by direct debit via your credit/debit card.  If you don’t have a compatible phone you can still pay for parking at one of the pay-by-plate machines located in two locations on both the Magill & Mawson Lakes campuses.

For Pay By Plate machine support or Parki App support please call 82123422 or email parkingsupport@carepark.com.au

Parking provisions are not allocated for City East or City West Campuses

Access parking

Disability Access Parking is available on all campuses. To apply for an access permit please contact FM Assist staff on your campus or click on Find out more.

Motorcycle parking

Motorcycle parking is available at all campuses. Staff and students must apply for a parking permit via the Online V-Permit Parking Portal. V-Permits are valid for the year of issue and are free of charge.

A Motorcycle V-Permit entitles the holder to park on University grounds in designated motorcycle bays only. For more details visit Parking Guidelines

Vehicles are monitored by License plate recognition. It is essential when applying for parking that you give the correct registration number of your vehicle(s)

Want more information? Please contact FM Assist to discuss

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