King George Square Car Park | Brisbane City Council

King George Square Car Park

Brisbane City Council's King George Square Car Park is between Ann and Adelaide Streets, Brisbane City, next to City Hall and is open for parking seven days a week. Vehicle access is via Roma or Adelaide Streets.

Council provides special offers at the King George Square and Wickham Terrace Car Parks.

King George Square Car Park facilities include:

Electric car recharge station

Free electric car recharge is available during business hours. King George Square Car Park is the only car park in the city with this facility, promoting the reduction of carbon dioxide and pollution. Specially marked bays are on Level B for this service.

Tesla vehicles can use the free electric charging station. The car park attendant can provide an adaptor that converts a type one plug to a type two (Mennekes) plug for charging.

Electric and hybrid vehicle discount

Drivers of full electric and hybrid vehicles pay half the casual parking fee during these hours:

  • Monday to Thursday from 5.30am to midnight
  • weekends from 5.30am Friday to 11pm Sunday.

Entry tickets must be validated by staff during these times at the Roma Street office. A designated validation point is on Level B.

Opening hours

King George Square Car Park is open:

  • Monday to Thursday from 5.30am to midnight
  • weekends from 5.30am Friday to 11pm Sunday
  • 24 hours Friday and Saturday nights
  • public holidays from 7.30am to 11pm unless otherwise advised (closed Christmas Day and Good Friday).

The car park locks after closing hours. At Council's discretion, the car park may open 24 hours.

Early bird parking

Early bird parking is available in King George Square Car Park if entered by 7am and exited between 1pm and 6pm.

Vehicle entry and exit points

King George Square Car Park has two entry points and one exit at:

  • Roma Street - entry and exit
  • Adelaide Street - entry only.

The vehicle height limit is 1.93 metres.

Pedestrian entry and exit points (during business hours)

Pedestrians can access the car park from the King George Square stairs. These are off Ann Street, near the King George V memorial. There is also a pedestrian pathway onto Adelaide Street.

Payment options

All automatic pay stations accept cash and credit cards. Both Roma Street exit gates accept credit cards.

Automatic pay stations are on Level A (street level) and Level B. The automatic pay stations do not accept Diner Club cards.

Prepaid monthly pass card holders can swipe their card for access and exit.

You can also pay using your mobile phone by downloading the CellOPark Australia app.

Fees and facilities from 1 July 2016

Day parking Monday to Friday


5.30am to 6pm:
  • up to 15 minutes - free
  • up to 20 minutes - $5
  • up to half an hour - $10
  • up to one hour - $18
  • up to one and a half hours - $22
  • up to two hours - $25
  • up to two and a half hours - $27
  • up to three hours - $30
  • up to three and a half hours - $32
  • up to four hours - $35
  • over four hours - $35 (for cars entering before 4.30pm)
  • early bird rate - $20 per day (for cars entering between 5.30-7am and exiting between 1-6pm)
  • maximum daily rate - $35 (for cars leaving before 6pm)

Vehicles entering before 4.30pm and exiting after 6pm pay applicable casual day parking fees till 6pm, then night parking fees apply.

Motorcycles During business hours - $8 per day or part day.
Motorcycles must park in designated spaces. Tickets must be validated by staff at the Roma Street office on Level B.
Night parking Monday to Thursday 4.30pm to midnight - $5.
Vehicles exiting the closed car park pay an after hours release fee - $50.
Friday 4.30pm to Saturday 6am - $5.
Overnight parking Yes - Friday and Saturday night only.
Weekend and public holiday parking Saturday 5am to Sunday 6am - $5.
Sunday 5am to 11pm - $5.
Public holidays 7.30am to 11pm (unless otherwise advised) - $5.
Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday.
Monthly pass cards The allocation of pass cards is currently full.
Monthly - $500 per calendar month.
For all cards this fee includes:
  • unlimited access during opening hours
  • secure undercover parking.

Payments are due in advance. Prepaid monthly pass card holders will be invoiced for the following month. Written notification (minimum of two weeks in advance) is given for suspension or cancellation. Minimum period of suspension is two weeks. Cancelled cards must be returned.

To apply for a pass card or to check on pass card availability, phone Council on 07 3403 8888.

Access for large vehicles Vehicle height limit is 1.93 metres.
Special bays - child/pram Limited spaces are available on Level A, which has direct access to Adelaide Street.
Special bays - disabled Level A (Adelaide Street level). Designated bays are for valid permit holders only.
Disabled access Street level access from Level A.
Security/safety At night a staff member or security guard is available to escort customers to their vehicle:
  • from Sunday to Thursday until 11pm
  • on Fridays and Saturdays from 8pm to 7.30am.

Request an escort at the Roma Street booth. There is generally only one staff member available at any time.The car park locks after closing.

Read the terms and conditions of car park entry

06 November 2018