Parking in Vancouver
We manage parking to balance the needs of residents, commuters, and visitors. We have rules about:
- Where you can park
- How much it costs to park
- How to report parking-related issues
By following the rules, you can help maintain a smooth flow of traffic throughout Vancouver.
Review and pay parking tickets online, or pay by phone or in person. Pay within 14 days for a 40 per cent discount.
On-street parking in Vancouver includes time-limited parking and metered parking.
Vehicles parked in residential parking zones must have a valid parking permit. Learn how to get one.
Learn why the City tickets and tows vehicles, and how parking bylaws impact public safety and the flow of transportation.
Avoid getting a ticket by knowing the top parking laws. Park smart by following this guide to parking bylaws in Vancouver.
Learn about commercial loading zones and lanes, tour-bus parking, reserving metered spaces, and adding and removing meters.