Business Permits

Purchasing Permits

To purchase resident permits, select Buy Digital Permits and select the business permit option.

For first time on-street business permits, select the Business Permit option and input your business rates number, postcode and house number/name. Select your property and continue. You will then be able to input your details to create your account and continue to make the purchase. Any further purchases can be made via the Buy Digital Permits section of your account.

If you do not have a business rates number, please provide alternative documents in the form of a tenancy agreement, completion statement showing the names of the residents, the full address and signatures of all parties, or bank statement/utility bill dated within the last 3 months to

Please note: Permit reviews are undertaken by Leicester City Council. Should a permit be rejected, you will need to reapply in the same manner as you had done so. Transactions made are cancelled if a permit is rejected, meaning it will return to your available balance. Timescale for this depends on your bank/card provider.

Should you wish to discuss the reasons for rejection in depth, please contact Leicester City Council directly.

Please note: No VRM Change Business Permits will be available in the same manner. You can select the required permit type by clicking on the Permit Type box. Business Permits are paper permits. Paper permits will be printed and posted by Leicester City Council.

Amending A Registration

To change a registration on a permit, you will need to process a Vehicle Change Request. To do this, log in to your account and click Buy Digital Permits. Select the Vehicle Change Request option and process as required. This will go to Leicester City Council to review and update as required.

Renewing A Permit

Permits can only be renewed up to 30 days in advance of the expiry date. If you have provided an email address, an email will be sent to you to advise of the upcoming expiry. Alternatively, you can view your permit at any time via the Manage Digital Permits section of your account.

To renew a permit, click the red circle next to Manage Digital Permits and click on the current active permit displayed. You will then be able to select Renew Permit from the permit details displayed and process as required.

Cancelling A Permit

Should you need to cancel your permit during it’s period, you can do so by selecting Manage Digital Permits and clicking on the current permit displayed. You will then be able to select the Cancel Permit option from the permit details displayed. Alternatively, you can contact MiPermit either via email at or by telephone on 0116 454 1000, selecting Option 2.

Refunds are permit dependent, please review the terms & conditions set out by Leicester City Council.

Changing An Address

Should you need to change your address, please contact with a copy of the council tax bill for the new property. If you do not have the council tax bill, please provide a copy of the tenancy agreement or completion statement showing the names of the residents, the full address and signatures of all parties.

Please note: You will need to ensure that permits for your previous address are cancelled and new permits purchased for the new address once the move has been completed.