Find out the rules for parking on streets and lanes when there is signage.
Did you know
Not all commercial lanes are marked with signs.
Know the rules to avoid a ticket.
Signage for parking regulations
Accessible parking rules
Find out how to park legally at accessible parking meters and in designated disabled parking zones in Vancouver.
Commercial loading zones and lanes
Know the regulations for commercial loading zones and lanes, including the rules both commercial and non-commercial vehicles must follow.
Loading and passenger zones
Find out about the rules on using a loading zone or passenger zone in Vancouver.
Find out the rules on parking at meters and on-street pay stations in Vancouver.
Find the bylaws on motorcycle and scooter parking in Vancouver, including what happens to cars parked in designated motorcycle spaces.
No stopping zones and no parking zones
Find out the difference between parking and stopping, and what No Parking signs and No Stopping signs mean in Vancouver.
Find out the rules on school zone parking, including temporary no parking and no stopping zones, in Vancouver.
Find out about parking time-limit zones in Vancouver.
Tour bus parking and zones
Get the rules for tour bus parking, including the bylaw, and details on tour bus loading and parking zones.
Food and app-based delivery drivers (723.71 KB)
View the guide on where delivery driver vehicles can and cannot be stopping or parking.
Read the by-law
Street & Traffic Bylaw
Regulates traffic, the use of streets, and the size and weight of vehicles that are permitted to travel on City of Vancouver streets.
Parking when there is no signage
Find out the rules for parking on unsigned streets and lanes, including corner clearance, driveway and garage clearance, and angle parking.
Report a broken meter
Do not park at a broken parking meter. You will get a ticket.
Report a broken meter online and:
- Provide the six-digit meter number located on the side of the meter
- If you lose money in the broken meter, we will provide a credit of up to a $2 worth of parking