Situated in the Genevan countryside, at the centre of the village of Meinier, the Chat car park was opened in 2012, with the opening of the first inter-generational centre in French-speaking Switzerland. Genevan Public Transport line A runs nearby and serves the centre of Geneva.

Height 2.10 m

Speed limit
at 10 km/h

Bicycles, scooters,
rollerblades and
skateboards prohibited



Parking provided

Recharging stations for electric vehicles

Disabled parking spaces

Reserved spaces

Spaces for motorised two-wheelers


First three hours free

Toilets for disabled people


Payment machine for disabled people



Methods of payment



Swiss franc notes and coins

Euro notes


The Chat car park is a private, non-smoking space, intended solely for paid parking by the hour for light motor vehicles (max. 3.5T), in good operating condition, powered by electricity, petrol or diesel oil, with a maximum height, including any additions (e.g. roof box, bicycles, aerials), not exceeding 2.10 meters. Motorized vehicles with 2, 3 or 4 wheels, including roadsters and quads are authorized.

The following are strictly prohibited:

  • Vehicles powered by fuel other than petrol or diesel oil, particularly liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), natural gas, butane gas or hydrogen
  • All kinds of trailers, including caravans (unless specifically authorized)
  • Scooters, roller skates and skateboards.

Hourly access charges

Permanent access charges

General conditions

Any parking request, in the form of driving a vehicle into the Chat car park, implies acceptance of these general conditions, without any restrictions or reservations. Access to the Car Park by a pedestrian has the same effect.