Non-Resident Landlord Permit

What is a non-resident landlord visitor permit?

A non-resident landlord visitor permit is issued to the owner or manager of a rental unit. This permit may not be activated for more than one vehicle at a time. 

non-resident landlord visitor permit is for occasional usage only and is not to be used day after day. It is not to be used by the landlord to park their vehicle at the residence while not attending at the residence.

Only one non-resident landlord permit can be issued for a property regardless of the number of owners on the tax bill/assessment (condo units may have multiple non-resident landlord permits issued if there are different owners of different units).

How do I apply for a non-resident landlord visitor permit?

A non-resident landlord needs to present one of the following:

  • Current year's tax assessment or tax bill with the owner's name and dwelling address.
  • Copy of current land title with owner's name providing it shows the residential address (not just the block/plan information)
  • Property tax receipt
  • If corporate owner (name or numbered), a copy of the "annual return" filed with the Alberta Government Corporate Registry AND the current year's tax bill/assessment.
  • If management company or agent, any of the above and the current year's tax bill/assessment.

Click here for details on how to get a permit in this case.

Can I as the landlord get the visitor permits for the residence that I own?

Non-resident landlords are eligible for one non-resident landlord visitor permit that may not be activated for more than one vehicle at a time. This is the only type of visitor permit non-resident landlords are eligible for. 

A person who resides at an address that qualifies for visitor permits may apply to the Calgary Parking Authority for a visitor parking permit.