Appendix B Disabled, cycle and motorcycle parking standards
The parking standards below will be applied flexibly to minor developments having regard to the practicability of full compliance.
Type of development  Minimum standard for car parking provision for disabled people  Minimum standard for cycle parking provision  Minimum standard for motorcycle parking 

A1  Shops  
Food retail less than 900m^{2}  Up to 200 bays 3 bays or 6% of total capacity whichever is greater 
1 per 200m^{2} – minimum of 2  Individual consideration 
Food retail less than 900m^{2}  Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 200m^{2} – minimum of 2  Individual consideration 
Food retail more than 900m^{2}  Up to 200 bays 3 bays or 6% of total capacity whichever is greater 
1 per 200m^{2}  1 per 600m^{2}, minimum of 2 spaces 
Food retail more than 900m^{2}  Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 200m^{2}  1 per 600m^{2}, minimum of 2 spaces 
Nonfood retail less than 900m^{2}  Up to 200 bays 3 bays or 6% of total capacity whichever is greater . 
1 per 200m^{2} – minimum of 2  Individual consideration 
Nonfood retail less than 900m^{2}  Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 200m^{2} – minimum of 2  Individual consideration 
Nonfood retail more than 900m^{2}  Up to 200 bays 3 bays or 6% of total capacity whichever is greater . 
1 per 200m^{2}  1 per 900m^{2}, minimum of 2 spaces 
Nonfood retail more than 900m^{2} 
Over 200 bays

1 per 200m^{2}  1 per 900m^{2}, minimum of 2 spaces 
A2  Financial & professional services  
Up to 200 bays 
1 per 400m^{2}, minimum of 2 spaces  Individual consideration  
Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 400m^{2}, minimum of 2 spaces  Individual consideration  
A3, A4, A5  Restaurants and cafes, drinking establishments and hot food takeaways  
Up to 200 bays 
1 per 140m^{2} public floor area – minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 280m^{2} public floor area minimum of 2 spaces  
Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 140m^{2} public floor area – minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 280m^{2} public floor area minimum of 2 spaces  
B1  Business  
Up to 200 bays 
1 per 400m^{2} – minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 1,400m^{2} – minimum of 2 spaces  
Over 200 bays 6 bays plus 2% of total capacity 
1 per 400m^{2} – minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 1,400m^{2} – minimum of 2 spaces  
B2  General industry  
Up to 200 bays 
1 per 700m^{2} – minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 2,800m^{2} – minimum of 2 spaces  
Over 200 bays 
1 per 700m^{2} – minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 2,800m^{2} – minimum of 2 spaces  
B8  Storage or distribution  
Up to 200 bays 
1 per 850m^{2} – minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 4,000m^{2} – minimum of 2 spaces  
Over 200 bays 6 bays plus 2% of total capacity 
1 per 850m^{2} – minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 4,000m^{2} – minimum of 2 spaces  
C1  Hotels  
Up to 200 bays 
1 per 10 bedrooms, minimum 2 spaces  1 per 40 bedrooms – minimum of 2 spaces  
Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 10 bedrooms, minimum 2 spaces  1 per 40 bedrooms – minimum of 2 spaces  
C2  Residential institutions  
Hospitals 
To be determined through a Transport Assessment 
To be determined through a Transport Assessment  To be determined through a Transport Assessment 
Care / nursing homes 
Up to 200 bays 
1 per 40 beds, minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 160 beds – minimum of 2 spaces 
Care / nursing homes 
Over 200 bays 
1 per 40 beds, minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 160 beds – minimum of 2 spaces 
C3  Dwelling houses  
Houses  No standard  No standard  No standard 
Flats and apartments  Where parking is located centrally for flat/apartment developments, at least 5% of the car parking spaces should be disabled persons parking standard compliant.  Flats and apartments – 1 secure locker per 5 dwellings – minimum of 2 spaces.  Individual consideration 
Sheltered housing  10% of sheltered housing parking should be disabled persons parking standard compliant  No standard  No standard 
D1  Nonresidential institutions  
Medical or health facility  Up to 200 bays 3 bays or 6% of the total capacity which ever is the greater 
1 per 10 full time equivalent staff, minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 40 full time equivalent staff, minimum of 2 spaces 
Medical or health facility  Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 10 full time equivalent staff, minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 40 full time equivalent staff, minimum of 2 spaces 
Crèche, day nursery or day centre  Up to 200 bays 3 bays or 6% of the total capacity which ever is the greater 
1 per 10 full time equivalent staff, minimum of 2 spaces for pupils  No standard 
Crèche, day nursery or day centre  Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 10 full time equivalent staff, minimum of 2 spaces for pupils  No standard 
Schools  Up to 200 bays 3 bays or 6% of the total capacity which ever is the greater 
1 per 10 full time equivalent staff + 1 per 10 pupils  1 per 40 full time equivalent staff – minimum of 2 spaces 
Schools  Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 10 full time equivalent staff + 1 per 10 pupils  1 per 40 full time equivalent staff – minimum of 2 spaces 
Higher or further education  Up to 200 bays 3 bays or 6% of the total capacity which ever is the greater 
1 per 10 full time equivalent staff + 1 per 10 students  1 per 80 full time equivalent staff + 1 per 600 students 
Higher or further education  Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 10 full time equivalent staff + 1 per 10 students  1 per 80 full time equivalent staff + 1 per 600 students 
Art gallery, museum, exhibition hall or library  Up to 200 bays 3 bays or 6% of the total capacity which ever is the greater 
1 per 300m^{2} public floor area – minimum of 2 spaces.  1 per 1,200m^{2} public floor area – minimum of 2 spaces 
Art gallery, museum, exhibition hall or library  Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 300m^{2} public floor area – minimum of 2 spaces.  1 per 1,200m^{2} public floor area – minimum of 2 spaces 
Public hall or place of worship  Up to 200 bays 3 bays or 6% of the total capacity which ever is the greater 
1 per 50m^{2} public floor area – minimum of 2 spaces.  1 per 200m^{2} public floor area – minimum of 2 spaces 
Public hall or place of worship  Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 50m^{2} public floor area – minimum of 2 spaces.  1 per 200m^{2} public floor area – minimum of 2 spaces 
D2  Assembly & leisure  
Cinema, bingo hall or casino, concert hall 
Up to 200 bays 
1 per 80 seats – minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 320 seats – minimum of 2 spaces 
Cinema, bingo hall or casino, concert hall  Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 80 seats – minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 320 seats – minimum of 2 spaces 
Indoor sports or recreation 
Up to 200 bays 
1 per 250m^{2} – minimum of 4 spaces  1 per 1,000m^{2} – minimum of 2 spaces 
Indoor sports or recreation  Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 250m^{2} – minimum of 4 spaces  1 per 1,000m^{2} – minimum of 2 spaces 
Outdoor sports and recreation  Individual consideration  Individual consideration  Individual consideration 
Stadia / spectator seating 
Up to 200 bays 
1 per 150 seats – minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 600 seats – minimum of 2 spaces 
Stadia / spectator seating  Over 200 bays 4 bays plus 4% of total capacity 
1 per 150 seats – minimum of 2 spaces  1 per 600 seats – minimum of 2 spaces 
Railway, bus stations and tram stops  Individual consideration  Minimum of 10 per station  Individual consideration. 