Parking tickets

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The Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General regulates tickets and fines.

Parking fines can be paid in person, by mail or online

In person

Parking office

  • City Hall, 1 Carden Street
  • Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

ServiceGuelph

  • Regular Hours:Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Summer Hours (July and August): Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Closed on statutory holidays and Remembrance Day

Note: Wait times are always shorter mid-month. Save yourself time by avoiding the end-of-month lineup.

Payments accepted in cash, cheque, debit, money order, Visa and MasterCard.
Drop boxes are available for your convenience at City Hall:
  • During office hours: Inside the main doors by the ServiceGuelph counter
  • After-hours: Outside on the stone wall just west of the main doors towards the Wilson Street Parking Lot

Mail

Guelph City Hall
Attention: Parking
1 Carden Street
Guelph, ON N1H 3A1

Payments accepted in cash, cheque, debit, money order, Visa and MasterCard.

Online

Payments are accepted online using a Visa or MasterCard. A convenience fee of $2.50 is applied to every transaction.

Pay a ticket online

If you feel you have received a ticket in error or wish to review a ticket for compassionate reasons, you may submit a parking ticket review request to staff.

Report a concern about a ticket

You also have the right to challenge your parking ticket in court.  To request a trial for a parking ticket please complete Option 2 on the back of the ticket.  If you have misplaced your parking ticket please complete the Notice of Intention to Appear.

Mail or deliver your parking ticket or notice to:

Guelph City Hall
Attention: Parking
1 Carden Street
Guelph, ON
N1H 3A1

 

Once received staff will process your request and a notice of trial date will be sent.