2014 parking permit fees

The City is implementing a five per cent (5%) increase to parking permit fees in 2014 to assist in balancing the increasing cost of maintaining lots and other parking infrastructure.

These rates will become effective on February 1, 2014.

There is no increase to hourly parking rates proposed at this time.

2014 parking permit fees 
Monthly parking permit fees 2013 (tax excluded) 2014 (tax excluded) Change
 East Parkade  $73.50  $77.18  $3.68
 West Parkade  $73.50  $77.18  $3.68
 Macdonell Street lot  $73.50  $77.18  $3.68
 Wilson Street lot  $73.50  $77.18  $3.68
 Fountain Street lot  $47.25  $49.61  $2.36
 Baker Street lot  $73.50  $77.18  $3.68
 Neeve Street lot  $57.75  $60.64  $2.89
 Farmers’ Market lot  $68.25  $71.66  $3.41
 Wyndham Street lot  $78.75  $82.69  $3.94
 Diplomat Laneway  $68.25  $71.66  $3.41
 Arthur Street lot  $42.00  $44.10  $2.10
 Norwich Street lot  $31.50  $33.08  $1.58
 Woolwich Street meters  $44.10  $46.31  $2.21
 Farquhar Street meters  $44.10  $46.31  $2.21
 Baker Street meters  $73.50  $77.18  $3.68
 Commercial Street meters  $68.25  $71.66  $3.41
 Surrey Street time exempt  $47.25  $49.61  $2.36
 Freshfield Street time exempt  $52.50  $55.13  $2.63
Cardigan Street East time exempt  $42.00  $44.10  $2.10
Farquhar Street East time exempt  $42.00  $44.10  $2.10
Proposed 2014 other permit fees 
Other permit fees 2013 (tax excluded) 2014 (tax excluded) Change
 Permit deposit (not tax for original)  $26.25  $27.56  $1.31
 Permit administrative fee  $52.50  $55.13  $2.63
 Permit replacement (lost/damaged)  $26.25  $27.56  $1.31

Frequently asked questions

What do parking permit fees pay for?

Monthly parking permit fees are used to pay for the maintenance, operation and administration of parking facilities within the downtown.

Why are parking permit fees going up?

The proposed 5% increase in monthly parking fees is to offset the increasing maintenance, operation and administration costs of managing the parking facilities within the downtown.