Welcome to Chat car park

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.