Parking - Garages application Introduction You can use this form to apply for a garage. The council owns garages throughout the borough, on private streets and in housing estates. We rent these to tenants, leaseholders and private individuals. The garages can also be used for storage purposes. The information you provide will be used fairly and lawfully and Southwark Council will not knowingly do anything which may lead to a breach of the Data Protection Act 1998.