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    The Forum has a multi-storey underground car park with 209 spaces, including disabled and parent and child spaces.

    The car park also offers electric car charging points.


    Located in the centre of Norwich The Forum car park is a short walk away from city centre shopping, restaurants, Norwich Castle, Norwich Cathedral and performances  at Norwich Theatre Royal.

    It's also the most convenient for Pizza Express, Norfolk & Norwich Millennium Library and a short walk away from John Lewis, Vue cinema, Intu Chapelfield and Castle Mall.

    The Forum is managed by the Forum Trust an independent, self-financing charity.  Income raised from our car park helps to support our programme of FREE year-round programme of events and look after The Forum building.


    Monday - Sunday: 7am - midnight


    The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 1TF

    Satnav postcode: NR2 1TF 

    Plus codeJ7HR+66 Norwich

    Access is via Bethel Street. 


    • £2 per hour between 7am - 5.30pm
    • £2.50 fixed charge between 5.30pm and midnight
    • Parking charges apply to Blue Badge holders

    Payment is via pay-on-foot machines which accept cash and cards (including contactless)

    Norwich Theatre Royal – Pre-pay Parking 

    Avoid the post-performance queues at the pay machine by pre-paying for your parking. 

    • Pre-pay is available at the pay-on-foot machines, upon arrival at The Forum car park.
    • You can pre-pay the flat £2.50 evening charge from 5.30pm Mon-Sun. 


    • 2m Height Restriction
    • There are four parking payment machines (two on level -1, one on level -2 & one on level -3) which accept notes, coins & card payments
    • A £30 charge will apply to any vehicle left overnight
    • Any lost tickets will be charged from earliest possible time of entry (generally 7am)
    • Check live availability of spaces with Norwich Car Park spaces availability checker 


    • There are 12 disabled badge parking spaces on Level - 2
    • Please ensure you have a valid Blue Badge on display when parking in one of our accessible spaces
    • Eight parent and child parking spaces on Level-1
    • A lift operates from the car park to the Atrium and first floor


    The Forum car park has recently been awarded a Disabled Parking Accreditation.

    Electric Car Charging

    Four electric car charging points (7kW) are located on level -2. These charging points are free to use (normal parking charges apply), all you need to do is bring along your charge cable with a Type 2 connector. 

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    Park Mark

    The Forum is a Park Mark compliant car park

    The Forum's car park has been accredited with the Park Mark, which identifies police assessed parking facilities which carry measures to deter criminal activity and create a safer environment for motorists and their vehicles.

    CCTV is used by The Forum Trust's Facilities staff to monitor the car park at all times.