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If you‘re visiting the Old Town Hall and park your car at Town Square Shopping Centre (accessed via Ascroft Street) you can get your ticket validated at the cinema or restaurants and pay £2 for up to a maximum four hour stay between 9am and 6pm. Parking is free after 6pm.

Free Parking Offer

You can park for free for up to 3 hours on all Council-owned town centre car parks (listed below) every Saturday and Sunday. To qualify for this offer you must take a ticket from the pay and display machine for the length of time you are intending to stay.

You can also park for up to 30 minutes on-street, seven days a week when you take a ticket from the pay and display machine.

Oldham Town Centre car parks

Location Spaces Charge

Bow Street


Pay and display

Bradshaw Street

138 (4 disabled)

Pay and display

Civic Centre

171 (2 disabled / 2 electric)

Pay and display

Hobson Street

104 (4 disabled)

Pay and display

New Radcliffe Street

24 (all disabled)

Pay and display

Prince Street (bottom of Yorkshire Street)

246 (16 disabled)

Pay and display

Roscoe Street

93 (6 disabled) Pay and display

Southgate Street

114 (7 disabled)

Pay and display

Sports Centre

220 (9 disabled)

Pay and display

Tommyfield Market

101 (6 Promobility)

Pay and display

Waterloo Street

126 (4 disabled / 2 electric)

Pay and display

Pay and display ticket machines are cash only.

Alternative town centre car parking spaces are available at Bow Street,Bradshaw Street, Civic Centre, Southgate Street, Sports Centre,Tommyfield Market, Waterloo Street and New Radcliffe Street (disabled only).

Spaces are also available in the Spindles Town Centre Car Park and BloomStreet.