Methods of charging the fees

The basic method of charging the parking fees for leaving a vehicle within the metered parking zone are parking meters. The parking meters accept fees in cash – coins of denomination from 5 groszs to 5 zlotys. To pay the fees, also Wroclawska Karta Miejska URBANCARD card can be charged. Alternative methods for paying the fees have been introduced as well: through a mobile phone using the services of one of the three largest mobile operators – mobiParking, and Skycash.

COINS

  1. Slide coins into the coin slot – this will cause the parking meter to “wake up”. The display will show information e.g. on the total amount of money slid into the machine through the coin slot, the amount of parking time paid for, and the time when the paid for period ends.
  2. Using keyboard enter license number of the vehicle for parking of which you want to pay – the display will show the entered license.
  3. Using ACCEPT key approve the operation (purchase of a parking ticket), or use CANCEL key to exit:– when you push the ACCEPT key, the machine will print your ticket– when you push the CANCEL key, the machine will return the money you slid into it. During the whole operation the display will be showing text messages, which will help you. Minimal amount of payment, which you can make in a parking meter, is 50 groszs.

Parking meter does not return any change!

WROCLAWSKA KARTA MIEJSKA URBANCARD card

URBANCARD – Wroclawska Karta Miejska is a multifunction card, which can be used to obtain various electronic services and products, and which also can be used to pay for parking a vehicle inWroclaw.

  1. Slide the card into the card reader – this will cause the parking meter to “wake up”.
  2. Set the amount you want to pay using the key for raising fee rate – this way you can select the amount of fee and the time for which you want to park your vehicle. Every time you push the key for raising fee rate (0.50 PLN or 2 PLN) the fee amount is increased by 0.50 PLN or by 2 PLN. This amount is automatically converted to the time length of parking period. Note: When using Wroclawska Karta Miejska URBANCARD card you can pay any extra charge using coins.
  3. Using keyboard enter license number of the vehicle for parking of which you want to pay – the display will show the entered license.
  4. Using ACCEPT key approve the operation (purchase of a parking ticket), or use CANCEL key to exit:– when you push the ACCEPT key your card will be charged with the declared amount of money, the machine will print your ticket, and then the card will slide out of the reader,– when you push the CANCEL key, the card will slide out of the reader without it being charged with any amount of money, and any coins you might have additionally put into the machine will be returned.

Detailed information on Wroclawska Karta Miejska URBANCARD card and the list of shops where you can recharge it are available in ZDiUM registered office, in the Metered Parking Zone Service Desk, and on the web page http://urbancard.pl/

MOBILE PHONE

Before you start using the payment system through mobile phone, pick up your free T ID card of a selected mobile operator in Zarzad Drog i Utrzymania Miasta or in the Metered Parking Zone Service Desk.

T ID CARD SPECIMEN

Set up an account and activate the service following the instructions attached to the ID card.Place your ID card in your car so that it is visible through the windshield.

  1. Charge your account with selected amount of funds.
  2. Start the operation of payment through mobile phone by selecting the number assigned to your mobile operator listed on the parking meter.

You can choose from several methods of making the payment – use the one you prefer:

  • You can send a text command to the listed phone number of mobile operator (mobiParking). The commands and phone numbers are listed on parking meters, in detailed instructions, or on the mobile operator web page.
  • You can dial predefined quick access codes (mobiParking) – available from the mobile operator’s web page.
  • After you have installed mobile application on your phone – select the appropriate payment option (mobiParking or Skycash). The application can be downloaded directly through the phone or from mobile operators’ web pages.

Web pages of mobile operators: