Book Parliament Square Garden

Unfortunately, we cannot process existing or consider new applications for any public gatherings at either Trafalgar Square or Parliament Square Garden at the moment, following Government advice surrounding COVID-19.



Parliament Square Garden may be used for filming, photo-shoots and public gatherings, subject to approval.

Using the square

Please note that there are no services on Parliament Square Garden.

Stages, large infrastructure and vehicles are not permitted on site, but small lightweight infrastructure can be considered on a case by case basis. Please refer to the byelaws and Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011 for more information.

How to apply

You must apply to us in order to host any activity on Parliament Square Garden. Please read the guidance materials below for help with your application, and complete the relevant application form.

There is also an authorisation scheme for an individual to conduct an activity displaying a hand held placard or banner. 

Please contact [email protected] or call 020 7983 4000 to discuss your proposal.

Sustainable activity

Here at City Hall we want to make all our events as sustainable as we can.  In the run up to the London 2012 Games, we achieved the BS8901 standard in sustainable events.

City Hall’s Events for London and Facilities Management teams are now working towards the ISO 20121 standard.  This standard has been designed to help organisations make their events - and related activities, products and services - as sustainable as possible.

To find out more, see our Event Sustainability Policy.

Application forms

For public meetings, demonstrations or rallies please use this application form.

For commercial activities please use this application form.

Please download the form and open it as an Adobe PDF - you will then be able to fill it in. Please email your completed form to: [email protected].

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