Apply for a residential parking permit

Parking permits are issued to eligible residents for the parking area where they live. Permits exempt residents from time limits and parking meter fees in most nearby parking spaces where the sign includes the words ‘permit holders excepted’.

About 10 days – once your completed form and payment are received your application will be assessed and any permit(s) for which you are eligible will be posted to you within 10 working days.
Fees vary. Please see full list for details.

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What you need to do

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Before you start

What you need to provide

Calculate your fees

Environmental discounts: We aim to demonstrate environmental leadership and are committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions to address climate change. In 2008, we introduced a new pricing schedule with lower annual permit fees to encourage the use of cleaner vehicles.

Green vehicle guide rating: The scaled annual permit fees are based on the star rating of your vehicle in the federal government's green vehicle guide.

After you finish

Once your form and payment are received, your application will be processed and any permit(s) for which you are eligible will be posted to you within 10 working days.

Making changes or applying for a temporary parking permit

Depending on your circumstances, changes can be made to your permit or temporary permit.

Other information