Galway & Mayo Campuses
Permits for 2021/2022 are required and are now available for purchase.
Apply for your permit on the Apoca Parking website.
You can download instructions on how to apply for a Parking Permit here (PDF,166KB).
Permit Display and Vehicle Registration
Permits are virtual and do not require the display of documentation.
Vehicle registrations are checked for proof of permit, so it is important to ensure your registration is identical to your application.
Where submitting multiple registrations, please ensure your protected vehicle is the one in use.
ATU/APCOA are not responsible for errors in application or ensuring accounts are accurate.
Collection and Use of Personal Information
ATU retains the services of a car park management company at the Galway and Mayo campuses.
On behalf of ATU, the car park management company collects and stores the following information for students and staff who apply for a parking permit:
Staff/Student ID number
Applicant Vehicle Registration number
Applicant Email address
Applicant Contact Phone number
Date of Application, approval and expiry
ATU uses this information for the purpose of car park management. Information is also shared, on an anonymous basis where possible, with the National Transport Authority regarding journey details of staff and students.
For parking queries, please email: