How to Apply

Centennial Parkade Restricted Overnight Access

Effective March 13th, overnight access to Centennial Parkade will be restricted between 9pm and 4:30am, seven days a week to monthly contract holders and daily parkers who have entered the facility prior to 9pm. If you are parked with us and need to gain access between 9pm and 4:30am, please use one of the intercoms located outside the 5th and 6th Street lobbies to connect with dispatch. Monthly contract holder can use their Preferred Parker Access Card to enter either of the above mentioned lobbies. 

James Short Parkade's 4th Avenue SW Entrances Closed 9pm - 4:30am

Effective March 13th, there will be no access to the parkade via any of the 4th Avenue SW entrances between 9pm and 4:30am, seven days a week. During these hours, only the 5th Avenue entrances will be unlocked.

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.