How to Apply

Residential Parking Permits are Going Paperless!

On May 9, 2017, Council approved changes to the Calgary Traffic Bylaw that allow the Residential Parking Permit (RPP) program to use electronic rather than physical permits. Click here to find out more.

How to Apply for a Residential Parking Permit

If you qualify for a residential parking permit, you can apply for your permit:

  • By email to (Please scan and save your documents as pdf files.)
  • By fax to (403) 537-7001*
  • By mail to:
        Calgary Parking Authority
        620-9th Ave SW
        Calgary AB T2P 1L5
  • In person at the CPA Office (620-9th Ave SW)

*If faxing your information, please include your daytime phone number on your fax so that we can verify your information if required.

Click here for the documents that are required when applying for residential parking permits.

Can other people use my Residential Parking Permit?

Sorry, parking permits are issued to license plates registered to a specific address. They are not transferable and cannot be used in other restricted parking zones.

See other FAQs related to Residential Parking Permits.

CPA Office Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday: 8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Closed weekends, statutory and observed holidays.