Enable Parks


Updated: Monday 4th January 2021

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Due to the lockdown announcements on Monday 4th January, the following now applies to all parks in Wandsworth.

  • Public Toilets remain open (please see below for opening times)
  • Playgrounds remain open
  • Outdoor gyms are closed
  • MUGAs are closed
  • All organised sports have been cancelled
  • Most concessions are closed and cafes only offer takeaway services

 When in our parks and open spaces please:

  • Maintain social distancing at all times
  • Be considerate of others when using the park
  • Ensure you are two metres from others when using all open facilities
  • Use hand sanitiser after using toilets, playgrounds, or touching any surface

Measures in place:

  • Full PPE for staff members in facilities
  • Hand sanitiser available in all open toilets
  • Parks and Events police on duty to monitor social distancing

Toilet opening times:

  • Battersea Park: 8am – 10pm
  • Wandsworth Common: 8am – 9pm
  • Wandsworth Park: 8am – 9pm
  • Tooting Common Cafe: Open

Welcome to Wandsworth’s parks pages!

Wandsworth’s parks team:

  • manage and develop Wandsworth Council’s parks, commons, playgrounds and allotments
  • process all enquires relating to Wandsworth’s public green spaces
  • monitor the grounds maintenance, sports pitch bookings and arboriculture contracts on behalf of Wandsworth Council
  • advise Wandsworth Council on its responsibilities with respect to legislation relating to biodiversity and advise on best practice in the ecological maintenance of parks

Meet the companies helping to look after Wandsworth’s greenspaces


Wandsworth Council, in partnership with Enable Leisure and Culture, work with several contractors to ensure that Wandsworth’s parks and commons are well looked after.

idverde runs two contracts: grounds maintenance and grass pitch bookings:

Click here for the idverde website

City Suburban (CSTS) runs the arboricultural (trees) contract:

Click here for the CSTS website


Wandsworth Council’s greenspaces are managed in partnership with Enable Leisure and Culture