Parking costs and passes

The daily cost for parking is the same price for each Country Park. You can also purchase an annual car parking pass for Northamptonshire County Council managed country parks. ​

Daily parking costs

  • The daily cost to park at each of the country parks is £3.00 for up to 12 hours
  • Blue Badge holder parking is available next to the accessible toilets (a pay and display charge applies)
  • Motorhomes may pay and display during day time, there is no overnight parking​

Please note: there are two different car parks at Irchester Country Park, for more information on the different car parks and their opening times visit the Irchester Country Park visitor information and facilities page.

Annual parking passes

Which country parks can I use an annual pass with?

  • Barnwell Country Park
  • Fermyn Woods Country Park
  • Irchester Country Park, near Wellingborough
  • Sywell Country Park, near Northampton
  • Brixworth Country Park- plus Anglian Water car parks at Holcot causeway and Pitsford

How much does an annual pass cost?

​Annual parking pass type​Cost
Covering all five parks.​£49.00
​Parking in one named park.​£36.00
​Adding a second registration number to the pass at time of purchase. This option provides 2 numbers on a single ticket, not 2 tickets and both vehicles must be registered to the same address.​£5.10
​Change or addition of registration number. You must arrange this exchange at a country park as the old ticket must be handed in. It is recommended that you telephone the park beforehand to ensure a ranger will be available to see you.​£5.00

Your pass will not be available for use on date of purchase. It will be posted to you second class, which will take a few days. The expiry date will be forward dated to take account of postage time.

Apply for a new country parks car parking pass

You can apply for an annual car park pass online (this form is for those who don't already have a pass or their pass is about to expire):

Apply now

Amend a country parks car parking pass

To update the registration number or upgrade to all parks, you will need a replacement ticket.  You can apply to do this online. A new pass will be sent out on receipt of your old pass by post.  

Amend pass 

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