Monthly parking permit
The purpose of the Monthly parking permit is to increase access to on-street parking. "Parking by Permit Only" signs are located on selected streets throughout the downtown core of the municipality. Permits are sold on a first-come, first-served basis.
To apply you must provide:
- Completed and signed application form
- Valid photo identification
- Valid vehicle permit(s)
- If the applicant is not the vehicle owner, must have a letter from owner stating permission to use vehicle or a signed authorized of vehicle use contract
Applicants may purchase one month at a time. Permit rates range from $30/month to $45/month depending on the area. Permits go on sale the 15th day of the preceding month or the following business day.
Where do I place the permit in my vehicle?
The permit must be placed in the upper portion of the front windshield on the passenger side.
Q: I used to buy permits for months at a time. Has this changed?
A: The new by-law specifies that monthly permits shall be sold one month at a time. This is to enable staff to make adjustments to street controls as development, growth, or neighbourhoods require them.
Which streets have "Parking by Permit Only"
Zones 7, 8, & 9
Parking permits in these zones cost $45/month. It includes the following streets and the number of permits available:
- Currently there are no streets available for sale in these zones
Zones 2, 5, 6, 10
Parking permits in these zones cost $35/month. It includes the following streets and the number of permits available:
- Artz Street -2
- Bloomfield Street - 10
- Creighton Street (Cogswell to Falkland) - 5
- Creighton Street (Cunard to Buddy Daye) - 14
- Cornwallis Street - 2
- Davison Street - 8
- Divas Lane - 8
- Falkland Street - 4
- Fern Lane - 7
- Gladstone Street - 3
- Harris Street - 5
- James Street - 2
- John Street - 14
- Maitland Street (north of Cornwallis) - 20
- Maynard Street (Cogswell to Cornwallis) - 16*
- *Due to winter restrictions, only nine (9) permits will be issued during the months of December, January, February, and March
- Maynard Street (Cornwallis to Buddy Daye) - 16
- Northwood Terrace - 8
- Ontario Street - 3
- Pacific Street - 2
- Rainnie Drive - 35*
- *Due to winter restrictions, no permits will be issues during the months of December, January, February, or March
- West Street (Agricola to Robie) - 22
- Williams Street - 12
- Windsor Terrace - 2
- Woodill Street - 8
Zones 1, 3, & 4
Permits in these zones cost $30/month. It includes the following streets and the number of permits available: