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Application for a permit in a municipal parking lot

The City of Ottawa operates several parking garages and outdoor parking lots.

Some locations offer monthly permit parking.  Names may be added to the monthly parking permit waiting list for locations as space is available.


Report an issue with a parked vehicle on private property

Please call 3-1-1 if the issue is related to the following:

  • An immediate hazard to people or property
  • Personal accessibility

You must be on site and will be required to provide documentation proving that you own or rent the property or that you are assigned the designated parking space. Please start by selecting the parking location or specific issue:

Unauthorized Parking

Oversized vehicle

Front yard parking

For more information

Please refer to the parking regulations and restrictions page or the Traffic and Parking By-Law (No. 2017-301) for more information.

Report a problem with a pay and display machine

You will be required to provide:

  • The street name and number or street name and intersection of the parking machine
  • The Pay and Display machine number

Report a problem with a pay and display machine

PLEASE NOTE: Some private parking facilities also have Pay and Display machines. Malfunctions must be reported directly to the private property owner.