Welcome to the Calgary Parking Authority

Notice: Paid Parking Will Begin at 7:00am Monday-Friday in Certain On-street Areas as of August 1

Paid parking will be extended to 7:00am Monday to Friday in three pricing areas downtown beginning August 1. Please click here for more information.

Holiday Notice: Heritage Day, August 1

Heritage Day, August 1, 2016 is a statutory holiday; therefore, no payment is required for on-street parking. Holiday rates will be in effect at select Calgary Parking Authority surface lots and parkades on Heritage Day. 

Please note: The Calgary Parking Authority office will be closed on August 1, 2016 and will re-open at 8:00 am on August 2.

Residential Parking Permits are being mailed out as per CPA's usual process

Until further notice, we will be mailing out Residential Parking Permits that are applied for through email, fax or mail through Canada Post once processed.

Promotion: Summer Sale

Get up to 25% monthly parking throughout the summer. Two options to fit your needs: month-to-month contracts or Buy 3 Get 1 FREE. More info: HERE

Promotion: $5 Summer Lunch Special

We're offering $5 parking from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm Monday through Thursday until September 1st at the following parkades (does not include short-stay areas): Centennial, City Centre, McDougall, James Short & City Hall. This promotion is only available to ParkPlus cell phone account holders. To register for an account click HERE

Temporary Lot Closure Notices

Lot 64 will be closed all day from July 25 to August 3, 2016 due to event use. 

Lot 44 will be closed July 26 to August 7 due to event use.

Lot 61: 6 Avenue Entrance Closure

Going forward, the only entrance and exit at Lot 61 will be from 11 Street SW; the entrance from 6 Avenue will be closed.

Waterless Carwash

Click here for more information on the waterless carwash that is now being offered at CPA parkades.


The old version of the app is no longer supported. Please download the new version from the GOOGLE PLAY STORE or APP STORE (iOS).

Monthly Parking Available

We currently have monthly parking available at: James Short ParkadeCity Centre Parkade and Lot 74. Click here for more information on How to Apply.

Parking Ticket Payments

As of November 1, 2014 banks are moving to a paperless bill payment system and as a result will not be accepting payment for Calgary Parking Authority (CPA) parking tickets (parking tags).

CPA will continue to offer Pay Tickets Online, its convenient electronic payment option.

For more details about payment options, please click here.

On-street Occupancy Map

Plan your trip downtown with our On-street Occupancy map. Using ParkPlus transaction data, the map provides a guideline for on-street parking availability. The map also provides ParkPlus zone information including parking rates and time restrictions.

Connect with Us

The CPA is using social media to enhance our customer service by answering questions and responding to concerns, and providing valuable parking-related updates.



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