The Alfred is committed to offering accessible car parking facilities for the convenience of our patients, visitors and staff (subject to availability). All proceeds support Alfred Health patient care. These car parks are open 6am to 10.30pm, seven days a week. Parking fees are displayed at all entrances to the car park.
Click here for a Campus Map with parking facilities, including bicycles, at The Alfred.
All Visitors parking at The Alfred is located in the multilevel car park at the Alfred Centre and on the Ground Floor of Multi Level car park.
The car park is underground on two split levels and is adjacent/under The Alfred Centre.
The maximum height clearance for the car park is 2.1 metres.
Enter Via.The visitor car park is accessible from Centre Lane, an internal roadway, which runs off Commercial Road and is located between The Alfred Centre & The Burnet Tower. Traffic approaching along Commercial Road, from either direction, can turn into Centre Lane.
Exit Via. When exiting Centre Lane, traffic may only turn left into Commercial Road. Vehicles can then use the dedicated U-turn zone, which is in front of the main entrance to The Alfred, if they wish to head east.
Drop off zones at hospital entrances
The Alfred is committed to ensuring our services are accessible to everyone requiring our assistance and provides several areas on campus where patients and visitors can be "dropped off". These zones are located outside the Main Entrance to Hospital (Commercial Road) & the Front Entrance to The Alfred Centre (Centre Lane) and are subject to the following restrictions:
Car Parking Conditions for Vehicles
All vehicles are parked at the owners' own risk. Alfred Health will not accept liability for any damage to, or loss of property from, any vehicle parked in the car parks or for personal injuries incurred by users of the car parks.
The Alfred has over 50 designated Disabled bays located around the campus. (See map attached). Vehicles must display a valid Blue Disabled Permit, and must park in designated disabled bays.·
HOW DO I PAY?
You will need to pay for your parking before returning to your vehicle.
Patients, Carers, Visitors and Staff can pay for parking using the Automated Pay Stations which are located on B1 & B2 in the Alfred Centre or on the Ground Floor Multilevel Car Park.
Parking rates are as follows as off 1st July 2013*:
|Normal Hourly Rates||Healthcare & Pension Card Rate|
|Up to 1 Hours||$8.00||$8.00|
|Between 1 & 2 Hours||$13.00||$10.00 Flat Rate|
|Between 2 & 3 Hours||$16.00||$10.00 Flat Rate|
|Between 3 & 4 Hours||$19.00||$10.00 Flat Rate|
|Between 4 & 5 Hours||$22.00||$10.00 Flat Rate|
|Between 5 & 6 Hours||$25.00||$10.00 Flat Rate|
|Over 6 Hours||$26.00||$10.00 Flat Rate|
|Enter After 8pm/Exit Before 8am/Weekends/Public Holidays||$10.00|
* All prices include GST
Pension & Healthcare Card Holders
To obtain the $10.00 Flat Rate, you must get your entry ticket validated prior to payment by presenting it at the car park office located on the Ground Floor, Multi Level Car Park (Applicable Monday - Friday Only)
No Student Concessions are available.
Master card and Visa Credit Cards are accepted on entry & exit at the gates or at the pay stations
The Alfred has made a number of provisions to meet the needs of our patients and their families/carers in need. Patients, carers or relatives attending the hospital on a regular basis or demonstrating financial hardship may be granted a standard hospital discounted rate based on the following criteria:-
If you, your carer or relative would like to apply for a discount and meet the above criteria then please contact the Manager, Patient & Family Services on (03) 9076 2027
Parking Fees for Alfred staff
Alfred staff may utilise the Multi Level car park (subject to availability) at a discounted staff rate via payroll deduction only. Normal rates apply outside of this. New staff member seeking further information on parking fees at The Alfred, are to contact the Car Park Office on 03 9076 3244.
Any vehicle found to be parked illegally within hospital grounds will be issued an Infringement Notice in accordance with the Road Safety Act 1986 or Infringements Act 2006. Assistance during Business Hours/Weekdays & Weekends, our car park attendants are able to assist you with queries, car parking problems, purchase of discounted tickets and help with directions. They can be contacted between 6.30 am and 8.30 pm weekdays (excluding public holidays) by:
Monitored surveillance cameras have been installed in all car parks and panic buttons are also available on each level of Alfred Centre Car Park and Multi Level Car Park.
After Hours Assistance (including Public Holidays)
After hours assistance can be obtained by using the intercom buttons at any of the auto pay stations or by calling the Alfred Security on 0410 221 020.
Visitors can park for $6 per day in Caulfield Hospital's carparks. Concession rates apply for patients who frequently need to attend the hospital.
Caulfield Hospital Campus Map showing parkingTop
The car park is open 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Car parking rates are based on time in the car park and are as follows:
Up to 1 Hour…………………………$4
1 - 2 hours……………………………$6
2 - 3 hours……………………………$8
3 - 4 hours……………………………$10
4 + hours……………………………$12