Minimum Parking Review: Final Zoning Proposals (New June 17, 2016)

New - Report to Planning Committee

The Staff Report on the Minimum Parking Review, containing Planning staff's final recommendations to Planning Committee has been finalized and will be presented to Planning Committee on Tuesday, June 28th. The report and meeting details can be accessed through e-Agenda.

Some supplemental materials are posted here on the project web page.

Review of Best Practices: Montreal and Toronto [ PDF 233 KB ]
Academic Research [ PDF 151 KB ]
Spillover Parking [ PDF 397 KB ]

Minimum Parking Review: Zoning Proposals as circulated March 3, 2016

Please send written comments to:
Email: or

Mail: Review of Minimum Parking Requirements
City Hall
110 Laurier Avenue West, 
4th Floor Mail Code 01-14
Ottawa, Ontario  K1P 1J1
Fax: 613-580-2459

Earlier Documents

You can access the two previous Discussion Papers below:

Some of the feedback received earlier in the process, as well as some answers to frequently asked questions, can be accessed below:

In case you missed it, we've also produced a short video that discusses some of the reasons for our approach: