King George Square Car Park | Brisbane City Council

King George Square Car Park

King George Square Car Park is located underground between Ann and Adelaide Streets, Brisbane, next to City Hall and is open seven days a week. Vehicle access is via entry and exit in Roma Street and entry only from Adelaide Street.

Brisbane City 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

Customers can now park their car in the city and recharge their car for free during business hours in one convenient location. King George Square Car Park is the only car park in the city with this facility which promotes the reduction of CO2 and pollution. Specially marked bays are located on Level B for this free Brisbane City Council service.

Tesla vehicles are able to use the free electric charging station. As this is not a Tesla charger, please see the car park attendant who 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 5.30am - midnight
  • all weekend - 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 located on level B.

Opening hours

King George Square Car Park is open:

  • Monday to Thursday - 5.30am to midnight
  • all weekend - from 5.30am Friday to 11pm Sunday
  • 24 hours Friday and Saturday nights.

The car park is locked after closing hours.

Early Bird parking is available in King George Square Car Park if you enter by 7am and exit between 1pm and 6pm.

The car park may be opened 24 hours at Council's discretion.

Public holidays

The car park is closed on Christmas Day and Good Friday. It is open on other public holidays from 7.30am to 11pm unless otherwise advised.

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

Vehicle height limit - 1.93 metres

Pedestrian entry and exit points (during business hours)

Pedestrians can access the car park from the King George Square stairs off Ann Street near the King George V Memorial and via pedestrian pathway onto Adelaide Street during opening hours.

Payment options

Cash and credit card can be used at all automatic-pay stations. Credit cards can also be used at both Roma Street exit gates.

Automatic-pay stations are situated 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 the car park before 4.30pm and exiting after 6pm will be charged the applicable casual day parking fees up to 6pm, then night parking fees apply.


During business hours:

  • $8 per day or part day

Motorcycles must park in designated spaces and tickets must be validated by staff at the Roma Street office located on level B.

Night parking

Monday to Thursday 4.30pm to midnight:

  • $5

Vehicles exiting after the car park has closed are charged an after-hours release fee of $50.

Friday 4.30pm to Saturday 6am:

  • $5
Over night 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

The car park is closed on Christmas Day and Good Friday.

Monthly pass cards

Please note that the allocation of pass cards is currently full.


  • $500 per calendar month

For all cards this fee includes:

  • unlimited access during opening hours
  • secure under cover parking


Payments are due in advance. Prepaid monthly pass card holders will be invoiced for the following month.

Written notification (minimum of 2 weeks in advance) is required for suspension or cancellation. Minimum period of suspension is 2 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 - 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).

There are designated bays for valid permit holders only.

Disabled access Street level access from level A.

At night a staff member/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

Requests for escorts must be made at the Roma Street booth.

There is generally only one staff member available at any time.

The car park is locked after closing.

Read the terms and conditions of car park entry

11 June 2018