Category / Residential Parking Permits
Q: How do I renew my parking permit?
A: Residents are able to renew their permit(s) within 60 days of the permits expiry date. To renew your permit, please log in to your Residential Parking Permit account then click…
Q: I’m a contractor. How do I park in front of a home without being ticketed?
A: The resident of the home where you are working can start a visitor session for you while you are working. A parking session specific to your licence plate can be activated…
Q: What RPP zone is my address in?
A: Check the map at https://maps.calgary.ca/CalgaryParking/ to see what zone your address falls into. Please note that not all addresses within the boundary of a zone are eligible for permits. Please call us at…
Q: Where can I park with a Residential Parking Permit?
A: Residential parking permits allow you to park in residential parking zones and time-restricted parking zones. As long as you obey traffic bylaws, you may park anywhere in the restricted area or…
Q: If I get a new vehicle, what do I need to do in the online system to transfer the permit?
A: If the vehicle’s licence plate remains the same, you do not need to do anything. If you are changing licence plates, you would cancel your existing permit within your RPP account and…
Q: If I apply for my permit in person, will you scan or photocopy my documentation and keep it on file?
A: No. If you apply in person we will not scan or photocopy your documents nor keep them on file.
Q: Are students, dual residents, people who drive company vehicles, or people who drive their parent’s vehicle able to apply for a permit with the online system?
A: Yes; the framework of the residential parking permit program has not changed and the documents required to obtain these permits remains the same.
Q: Am I able to park my vehicle(s) anywhere within the permit required zone?
A: Yes. Residential parking permits allow you to park in residential parking zones and time-restricted parking zones. As long as you obey traffic bylaws, you may park anywhere in the restricted area or…
Q: Will you notify me when my permit is about to expire and remind me to renew?
A: Yes, 60 days before your permit expiry date, we will send you an email reminding you to log into your account and apply to have your permit renewed. If you haven’t…
Q: When can I apply for a permit, is there a specific date?
A: Residents living at qualifying addresses can apply for a permit, which is valid for two years, whenever they require the permit. We will send you an email to remind when it…
- Q: How do I renew my parking permit?
- Q: I’m a contractor. How do I park in front of a home without being ticketed?
- Q: I had my visitor permit approved but it’s disappeared; what should I do?
- Q: What RPP zone is my address in?
- Q: I have a live-out nanny that comes to my house every day; how do I manage visitor parking for them?