Parking By-law 6059

The City of Vancouver regulates off-street parking to balance the needs of residents, commuters, and visitors. The Parking Bylaw applies to vehicle parking spaces, loading spaces, bicycle spaces, and passenger spaces.

Explanation of amendments to January 1, 2019

On July 25, 2018, amendments to the Parking Bylaw were approved by Council and came into effect on January 1, 2019. For Development Permit applications received before January 1st, 2019 please see below.





Administrative Bulletins and Supplementary Information

Development Permit applications received before January 1, 2019

Amendments to the Parking Bylaw, approved by council in July of 2018, came into effect on January 1, 2019 and apply to all development permits received after this date. In stream development permits received by the City prior to January 1, 2019 will be reviewed under the Parking Bylaw in force at the time of application.

A partial summary of amendments is available here:

The following consolidated bylaws are no longer in force and are provided for information only, for the purposes of development permit applications received prior to January 1st, 2019:

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  • 80% of people pay their parking tickets within 60 days 
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