JCU Campus Parking and Permit Information

Yearly and half-yearly parking permits are now available for both JCU Townsville, Bebegu Yumba campus, Douglas and JCU Cairns, Nguma-bada campus, Smithfield in 2021. Please carefully consider your study and/or work pattern when deciding if a permit is right for you. Casual paid parking may be more suitable to you. Please note that parking permit payments will not be refundable in 2021.

Parking at JCU Cairns, Nguma-Bada campus, Smithfield and JCU Townsville, Bebegu Yumba campus, Douglas is regulated under the James Cook University Act 1997. Parking signage on campus follows the Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices and licensed drivers are deemed to understand this signage.

Queensland traffic regulations apply to all Australian campuses 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Speed limits and other road rules are enforced by Queensland Police.

Staff parking permit refunds for 2020 are now available. Please click here to apply.