Griffith University offers a variety of parking options on the Mt Gravatt, Nathan, Logan and Gold Coast campuses. Casual visitors can choose from $5.50/day parking permits, metered parking or pay and display parking which is available at the Gold Coast Campus. This parking is located in the multi storey car park, level 4. The cost of parking in this area is $5.50 ($5 notes and coins accepted by machine), with no change given. Special parking for official visitors is available on some campuses. Staff and students can apply for permits through the Griffith Portal.
Carpooling is available at all Griffith campuses.
Griffith's campuses are regulated traffic areas where regulations apply and are enforceable 7 days a week, 365 days a year under the Griffith University Act 1998.
A parking permit or payment at a parking meter is required on all University campuses when parking your vehicle. Parking permit conditions on campus operate all year round from 8am to 7pm Monday to Friday (except Public Holidays). During these periods permits are to be paid for and displayed clearly on your vehicle or payment made at a parking meter for a maximum of 2 hours.
Gold Coast CampusStudent car parking now available at Gold Coast University Hospital site
The commercially-run car park at Gold Coast University Hospital is now open for use by staff and students of Griffith University. Entry to the car park is via Hollows Way, off Olsen Avenue.
Parking fees for Griffith University staff and students - $6 per day ($2 concession provided on presentation of a valid GU identification).
All other patrons - $8 per day.
Parking fees are payable on each entry to the car park - no pass outs.
Please note that this fee structure is temporary and will change when the Gold Coast University Hospital opens in September 2013.
Similar to airport parking, drivers will receive a ticket upon entry to the car park, and payment is made on departure.
All students and staff wishing to receive the $2 concession for car parking will need to report to the car park operator's office, located near the exit gates to show their identification for validation of their entry ticket before they pay the reduced car park fee. The car park is open 24 hours. The car park manager's office shuts at 9 pm.
NOTE: This carpark is not operated by Griffith university and any queries are to be directed to Secure Parking ph 1300727483 / secure parking
Car Pooling in car parks E & F at Nathan campus will no longer be available as of 5 February 2013.
Annual and half-year parking permits for 2013 go on sale on 26 November 2012. Note: applications cannot be made until 26 November 2012. Second-half-year permits go on sale 3 June 2013.
Staff and students are encouraged to apply for their permits on the portal as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. There is a limited number of permits available each semester. For more information on how to apply please follow the applying online instructions.
Important note regarding Waiting Lists
The waiting list for Second Half Year is cleared in November 2013 when permits become available for 2013 (First Half Year and Annual). Anyone who is on the waiting list for a Second Half Year permit at this time needs to re-apply.