Cashless parking

Pay for parking on your mobile

Changes during festive period

Our pay and display car parking charges have been suspended from 1 December 2020 to 4 January 2021 to encourage Borderers to shop local this Christmas. Anyone with a residents parking permit will be provided with a one month extension. 

If you have any questions, contact our Road Safety team by phone 01835 825165 or email [email protected]

RingGo car parks in the Borders

RingGo is a quick, easy to use mobile phone service, which lets you pay for your parking with a credit or debit card.

Galashiels

Hawick

Peebles

Melrose

Register with RingGo

If you are using RingGo for the first time, register at the same time you want to park by calling 0131 5164 000 and giving:

  • your number plate, colour and make of your vehicle
  • the four digit location code (shown on signs at car parks and on ticket machines) where it is parked
  • how long you want to park for
  • your debit or credit card details

Calls to RingGo are charged at standard rate.

Pre-register with RingGo

You can pre register on the RingGo website. You will be asked:

  • your number plate, colour and make of your vehicle
  • your payment card details

Once registered, RingGo recognises your mobile phone number and finds information you have given before. This means that when you pay you only have to give:

  • the four or five digit location code where you are parked
  • how long you want to park for
  • your payment card three digit security code

Ways to pay on RingGo

  • smartphone app
  • calling the phone service on 0131 5164 000 - calls to RingGo are charged at standard rate. A transaction charge of 20p is made for using the service
  • text message - you pay for the text at your operator rate. You will also pay a 10p charge for the summary text message and any additional, optional texts
  • on the RingGo website
Visit RingGo website