Westmorland Shopping Centre car park

Open Monday to Saturday 7am to 7pm (entrance closes 6pm) Sundays open from 10am to 5pm (entrance closes at 4pm). Car park locked overnight.

Parking spaces

  • General: 629
  • Parent and child spaces: 11
  • Disabled spaces: 33 (Levels 3 and 5)
  • Motorcycle spaces: can use any of the spaces with consideration, normal parking charges will apply
  • Bicycle spaces

Height restriction of 1.8 metres (6 feet 0 inches) at the entrance.

Free 'Cycle Hub'

Free 'Cycle Hub' with racking for up to 10 bikes, a bike repair stand, 10 lockable lockers and 2 changing rooms.

You can get keys to lockers and changing rooms from the parking office on the ground floor.


'Early bird' tariff: £1.10 for all day parking if ticket purchased between 7am and 9am.

Charges per hour:

  • Up to 1 hour: £1.90
  • Up to 2 hours: £3.00
  • Up to 3 hours: £3.90
  • Up to 4 hours: £4.60
  • Up to 5 hours: £5.90
  • All day: £7.10

If you're a Blue Badge holder you can park one hour for free on top of time purchased when displaying a valid Blue Badge and clock disc.

To claim the discount, press the Help button at the ticket machine. A member of staff will deduct one hours parking and validate the ticket for payment. You can also go in person to the office by the exit barrier to arrange the deduction.

There are 3 Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) compliant pay stations on Levels 1, 3 and 5 at a lower level for wheelchair access.

Kendal Westmorland Shopping Centre card

You can buy a separate card that will allow you to use the Westmorland Shopping Centre car park in Kendal.

The card is only available if you have a standard or transferable permit for 'All areas in our district' or 'Outside the Lake District National Park only'.

The card costs £30.

Payment options

The Westmorland Shopping Centre car park is a pay on exit car park controlled by entry and exit barriers. Motorists pay the charges at the end of their stay.

Payment machines are on:

  • Level 1 (one machine)
  • Level 3 (2 machines)
  • Level 5 (one machine).

You can pay by cash using notes or the following coins:

  • 5 pence
  • 10 pence
  • 20 pence
  • 50 pence
  • £1 - the old £1 coin will not be accepted
  • £2

Paying by card

You cannot use your card at the payment machines, but we do accept card payments at the office which is located next to the exit barrier on Level 1.

Please make your way on foot to the office or park considerately to avoid blocking other vehicles leaving the car park at the barriers.

Parking permit

You can apply for a parking permit for this car park.

If you have a problem with this car park

If you have problems paying due to an issue with the ticket machine you can let us know by reporting a problem with this car park.



Westmorland Shopping Centre
68 Stricklandgate
United Kingdom


Wheelchair-accessible car park.

Opening times

Monday to Saturday 7am to 7pm, entrance closes 6pm.

Sunday and bank holidays 9.30am to 5.30pm, entrance closes 4pm.

The car park is locked at night.