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Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) impacts

We are receiving advice from the Federal Government and Queensland Health on a daily basis to inform our response to the Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation in the city.

Important information - cash not accepted

For the health and wellbeing of our community and staff and to reduce person to person contact, cash will not be accepted.

Payments must be made via debit or credit card, or cheque (effective from 30 March 2020 until further notice).

Located in the heart of Surfers Paradise only metres from the Gold Coast’s key attractions and in convenient proximity to major hotels and apartments, Bruce Bishop carpark offers 1600 car spaces on seven (7) levels, with 24 hour CCTV surveillance and security patrols.

At our attractive rates - why would you park anywhere else?

Parking rates at Bruce Bishop Carpark - effective 1 July 2020

Description Fee
Short-term Per hour or part thereof $2.90
Early bird Enter between 5.30am and 8am and leave between 2pm and 6pm $9.20
Daily rate Maximum daily charge $15
Three-day pass* Valid three (3) calendar days including day of purchase - unlimited access 24 hours $29
Weekly ticket* Valid seven (7) calendar days including day of purchase - unlimited access 24 hours $46
Parking pass Non-refundable, one-off payment for plastic pass for long term parking. For your security, the pass will be registered in your name and can be cancelled if lost. $5.80
Monthly pass* Valid one (1) calendar month including day of purchase - unlimited access 24 hours $118
Loss of ticket Maximum daily charge for the day(s) your vehicle has been parked (per calendar day) $15 per calendar day

*Purchase your long-stay ticket (except Early Bird) immediately after parking your vehicle from the pay stations. If you arrive after office hours, payment can be made the next weekday or you can pay for your ticket at the short-term rate.

Find answers to frequently asked questions about this car park (e.g. height restrictions, ticket purchases) below.

Electric Vehicle

Please note the Electric Vehicle Charging Station is currently unavailable due to maintenance.

An Electric Vehicle Charge Station is available at Bruce Bishop Carpark. Charging your vehicle while you are going about your business in Surfers Paradise is free!* All that is required is an access card from ChargePoint.

The station is located in section I9 on the ground floor. When entering the car park from Beach Road, just veer left after passing the office, and you can't miss it.

* Normal parking rates apply.

Disabled Parking logo

Twelve (12) disabled parking spots are available at the car park - six on the ground floor just past the Beach Road entry, and six on lower level 1, just in front of the lifts.

All vehicles using these facilities must display a current disabled parking label. Interstate and overseas labels are also accepted. Vehicles with this permit will be exempt from fees.

See our car park staff during office hours or security staff after hours, and present your parking ticket along with your valid disabled parking permit to obtain an exit pass free of charge.

To obtain a disabled parking permit visit the Queensland Government website or call the Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads on 13 23 80.

Please note: Disability permit holders are required to park legally. The permit does not allow a holder to park illegally such as in a 'No Stopping' area, on a yellow line, in a 'Bus Zone', on a footpath or nature strip area.

Payment methods

Pay stations are located on the ground level near the car park office, on the upper level near the Ferny Avenue entry, and outside the lifts at the front of the Transit Centre. Please make payment before returning to your vehicle.


Pay at the exit terminal when you leave (EFTPOS excluded) or at the car park office during office hours, Monday to Friday, 7am - 6pm (excluding public holidays). Cards accepted (payments by credit card will incur a surcharge):

American Express and Diners Club are not accepted.

Need help?

For assistance, please use the intercom at any terminal or see the car park office attendant or security staff.

Office hours

Monday to Friday, from 7am to 6pm, excluding public holidays.

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