Car Parks

Comprises Central, Smithfield Street and Horsemarket Car Parks.

Central Car Park

Formerly the site of the Oswestry Smithfield. Now the town's major shopper's car park with 483 spaces (plus 24 disabled bays). The car park is convenient to the town centre and local tourist attractions. Low cost, short-stay parking ensures continuing usage and popularity.

The Horsemarket

Is the site of the Council's retail markets and a short-stay shopping car park offering 147 spaces (plus 8 disabled bays).

Motorhomes can be parked on this car park. There are no dedicated parking spaces for motorhomes and if a vehicle takes up more than one parking bay then Pay & Display tickets must be purchased for each bay and car park rules adhered to. Please note that overnight parking is not permitted.


Smithfield Street Car Park

Opened in 1997 as part of the agreement with J. Sainsbury, this 90 Space Town Centre short stay car park was a major acquisition for the Town. Ideally located in close proximity to the Argos store. 2 disabled parking bays are also provided.

Car Parking Charges

  Car Park
Duration Central Horsemarket Smithfield Street
Excess Fines: £40 (within 24 hours) or £80 (after 24 hours)

0 - 1 HOURS

50p 50p 50p

1 - 2 HOURS

70p 80p

2 - 4 HOURS

£2.00 £2.00 £2.00

4 - 6 HOURS

£3.00 £3.00



£6.00 £6.00 £6.00

Contacting Oswestry Town Council

You can contact the council via any of the methods below:

Oswestry Town Council,
The Guildhall,
SY11 1PZ

Tel: 01691 680222
Fax: 01691 671080
E-mail: enquiries(at)