The municipal overnight winter parking ban is in effect every year from Dec. 15 to March 31. It will be enforced only during declared weather events and ongoing clearing operations. When enforced, the parking ban is in effect from 1 a.m. until 6 a.m. throughout the Regional Centre of the municipality.
Check the Service Updates page for the status of the parking ban.
SIGN UP FOR NOTIFICATIONS: Sign up for hfxALERT to receive winter parking ban notifications.
PLEASE NOTE: Residents are advised not to rely solely on these notifications for parking ban information. For updates on the status of the parking ban visit halifax.ca, follow @hfxgov on Twitter, or call 311.
Regardless of the status of an overnight winter parking ban, or whether you have received a notification, vehicles can be towed any time during the day or night, any day of the year, if they are interfering with snow-clearing operations, as per Section 139 of the Nova Scotia Motor Vehicle Act.
If you have questions about the municipal overnight winter parking ban or are having issues submitting your information, please email ContactUs@311.halifax.ca or call 311.
Directed to self-isolate by Public Health? Make arrangements for your vehicle. If your vehicle is impeding snow clearing, you may be towed at your expense.