You can apply for or renew a permit for a PPA zone either online or by downloading the permit application form and return by post or in person to: 

SABA Customer Office
50 Grove Road
Sutton, SM1 1BT.

Opening hours are 9:00am to 14:00pm, Monday to Friday (closed Bank Holidays). Card payment is available at this office.

Please include a cheque/postal order made payable to “London Borough of Sutton”. Please DO NOT send cash in the post.

Payment in person can be made by cash, cheque or postal order. Please note, card payments are NOT accepted.

Zones of operation

View our online street checker to see if you are eligible for a permit in the new PPA zones. If your road name is not listed you are not eligible for a permit.

When applying, you will need to provide proof of eligibility for your address as well as for your vehicle.

Proof of Residence

If you are on the Register of Electors (this will be checked) then no further proof of residence is required to be provided. If not then additional evidence will be required as per below.

We will only accept:

(a) a valid/current tenancy agreement or

(b) Council Tax letter (must be current financial year) or

(c) A utility bill (gas/electric/water) no more than 3 months old or

(d) If you are moving into the area we will need confirmation of your new address, for example a solicitor's letter or a tenancy agreement.

Proof that you are the registered keeper of the vehicle

We will only accept:

(a) a copy of the vehicle registration document (V5) showing the address included on the application or

(b) an insurance document showing you as the policy holder with the address and vehicle details included on the application.

If you are applying for a permit for a company car - we will only accept:

(a) headed company notepaper from the company secretary (not the applicant) confirming that you have sole use of the vehicle (stating the vehicle registration number) which is kept at the address included on the application.

Please read the full terms and conditions as part of the application form for more detail on the documents required.

Permit costs

A permit is valid for 12 months from the 1st of the month following your application.

Cost depends on the type of vehicle you have and how many permits you have at the property (there is a maximum of three permits allowed). 

Permit application fees

Visitor permits

During controlled hours visitors to households in PPA will need to display a Resident’s Visitor Permit.

Each household within the area is eligible for 50 free hours of visitor permit vouchers per annum. If your household has not received an allocation of free vouchers already they will be sent when you apply for your first permit. If you do not have a vehicle but wish to apply for your household’s free visitor vouchers then you can do this online or by downloading and returning this form.

Additional visitor vouchers can be purchased online by visiting