A Parking permit allows you to park your vehicle in the controlled parking zone.

Some common types of parking permits are: residential, disabled, student, employee, and visitor. Below are some of the most frequently asked questions about Parking Permits we have come across:


Do all cities issue residential parking permits?

Most cities issue residential parking permits that provide free parking for residents.


Who issues disabled parking permits?

  • All states issue special permits for disabled people so that they can access parking that is close to all public facilities.

What about Student & Employee Parking permits?


Colleges and universities issue student parking permits and employee parking permits for faculty and staff to manage campus parking.

Many other employers issue employee parking permits so that visitor spaces can remain open, often with the stipulation that any employees receiving a mass transit benefit are not eligible for parking permits.

Visitor permits may be issued by cities, government agencies, colleges, universities, and businesses.