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PriPark manages car parking at USQ Springfield. Please ensure you check signs for days and times.

USQ staff and students

Students and staff are eligible to apply for free parking permits to the USQ car park.  

Where to park 

USQ parking is located in the car park adjacent to the USQ multi courts off University Drive.  


USQ staff and students can apply for a free parking permit through USQ Springfield Security. The permits provide free parking at USQ Springfield and USQ Ipswich in the designated USQ car parks. Permits must be prominently displayed on the dashboard at all times. 

If the USQ car park is full additional parking is available off Education City Drive in the General Parking car parks at your own cost. 

General public and visitors  

Tickets and permits 

Tickets cost AUD3.00 for up to five hours and AUD5.00 from five to 12 hours. 

Ticket machines are located at the entrance to each parking area. Display your ticket on the dashboard of your car where it can be easily seen from the outside through the front windscreen. 

Semester and yearly passes can be purchased for AUD110 (one semester) and AUD230 (three semesters). Permits can be purchased (cash only) form Level 1 of the World Knowledge Centre. 

Official visitors to the University may be eligible for a free temporary permit. This can be arranged by the USQ team member you are visiting through USQ Security. 

Disabled parking 

Three bays in Parking Area 5 are available for staff and students who hold a Queensland Transport Disabled Persons Parking Permit or similar permit issued by an equivalent authority in another state. This permit must be displayed when parking in these bays. There is no charge for using these bays.