Parking at Norwich Research Park

There is free parking available for visitors to Centrum and Institutes (limited to 2 hours). Longer stay car parking is available for all day visitors, events, conferences and meeting rooms. Parking space is limited, for event parking please contact our Community Hub to discuss options. Strict parking regulations are enforced, and visitors must log their car registration with the Community Hub or John Innes Reception (on site). 

CORONAVIRUS - During the pandemic Centrum is currently closed to the general public. If you are visiting a business please ask your host to register your car registration with Community Hub. 

For the Centrum, John Innes Centre, The Sainsbury Laboratory and Earlham Institute parking is free for visitors and located outside Centrum (NR4 7UG). For Quadram Institute Bioscience (NR4 7UQ) parking is pay and display with parking charges that match those at the hospital. 

Electric Vehicle Parking is available at various locations on site. EV Charge point locations can be found using the or For all the details please read our Electric Vehicle charging policy.

For John Innes Conference Centre parking, please ask your meeting organiser for details. 

Car parking at the University of East Anglia (NR4 7TJ) and Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital (NR4 7UY) is on a Paid Ticket basis in their main car parks. Visitors to the Enterprise Centre should ask their host to check availability, otherwise park in the University main car park. UEA Sportspark (NR4 7TJ) users may park in the dedicated car park for up to 4 hours with a validated ticket. 

Visitors to the Innovation Centre (NR4 7GJ), Cotman Centre NHS (NR4 7UB), West Sites (NR4 7UT) and Chestnut Nursery should ask their host to check that a visitor space is available (no charge applies). Nursery is drop-off only. Otherwise, please use paid parking in Car Park 1 (NR4 7UA). For more details about Car Park 1 click here. 

For more information on parking please call the Community Hub on 01603 673600 or email

Electric Vehicle Charging 

At Centrum (NR4 7UG) we have four 7kV Electric Vehicle (EV) Fast-Charging spaces and users can park for free in a bay while they charge their vehicle (EV charging rates apply).  After the charge is complete visitors must move their vehicle to a short- or long-term parking space and register their registration with Community Hub inside Centrum (or at JIC reception if visiting). There are a further six EV Fast Chargers in Car Park 1 (additional parking charges apply). 

Accessible Parking

Accessible / Blue Badge parking is available next to the building you are visiting, please review this map for details

Park map

Download a map to help you find your way around Norwich Research Park