Unless otherwise signed, all streets have a five-hour limit and parking is not permitted between 1 a.m. and 6 a.m.
You may request a parking exemption from the five-hour parking limit and overnight parking bylaw.
If you have received a parking ticket, you can pay your parking ticket online or by phone and mail.
The City of Burlington will once again offer free parking in downtown Burlington throughout the month of December in city lots and on-street parking spaces starting Dec. 1, 2016.
During Free P in December, vehicles in on-street parking spaces can park free for up to three hours. For vehicles parked at municipal parking lots or at the parking garage at 414 Locust St., there is no maximum time limit. Overnight parking in municipal lots is also allowed.
In May 2016, the City of Burlington introduced pay-by-plate parking machines in downtown Burlington.
Located throughout the downtown, the new machines have replaced individual street parking meters and the parking machines formerly located in the municipal parking lots.
The following resources provide information about parking downtown:
|Fire Route Signs|
|Parking By-laws and Information|
Parking 101 (Updated Sept. 1, 2016)
|Residential Parking Permit Program|
What is the Residential Parking Permit Program?
For some residents in Burlington, parking all the family vehicles in the space provided at their home can be a challenge.
On July 11, 2016, report TS-04-16 was presented to Burlington City Council, recommending the introduction of a residential pay parking permit program for residents who have more vehicles than they can park on their own property (garage and driveway).
At the July 18 meeting of Burlington City Council, the following was approved:
Residential Parking Permit Application
Applications to obtain a Residential Parking Permit are now being accepted. Permits will be effective starting Sept. 1, 2016.
Please complete the application and forward it to the City of Burlington by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail or in-person at Burlington City Hall, 426 Brant St., Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6.
Download form for pre-authorized monthly credit card payments