In and around the Springvale Activity Centre, there are approximately 4,000 car parking spaces, 3,000 of which are available to the public for customers, visitors and workers to use.
Council manages approximately 1,600 publicly available car parking spaces within the Springvale Activity Centre and the remaining public parking spaces are managed privately by the shopping centre, businesses, and Metro Trains.
Council manages its parking areas to best suit the needs of the community and often makes changes to parking restrictions to suit local businesses and users.
Information about which parking is managed by Council and some tips on typical parking patterns and options in Springvale can be found in the Springvale Activity Centre Parking Precinct Report.
An Action Plan detailing the commitments and projects Council has planned to improve parking in Springvale can be found in the Springvale Activity Centre Parking Precinct Action Plan.
This action plan includes Councils commitment to Responsive Parking Management, use of Information and Communications and New Technology, and advocating for parking options.
Key actions in this plan include installation of parking sensors and early investigations into providing additional parking.
Springvale has a variety of on street parking which is free, but time limits apply.
Council operates a multi-deck car park at 8 Balmoral Avenue. Visit 'number 8' Balmoral Avenue multi-deck car park to read about fees and permits.
There are also several privately owned car parks within the Springvale Activity Centre and these have fees that apply.