Residential Parking Permit
Allows residents of downtown and surrounding areas to park within their own residential zone free of meter fees and/or time restrictions. Residents and visitors must be registered to avoid receiving a citation. You can now apply for a residential parking permit online. Cost: $10 per vehicle
9-Hour Meter Permit
Allows the vehicle assigned the pass to park at 9-hour meters. Purchase a monthly permit online or stop by City Hall to purchase a annual permit. Available for all of Downtown or just the Eastside zone. View our downtown parking map for locations of 9-hour meters. Cost: $50 (Eastside only) or $70 (Downtown) per month
Permit restrictions and requirements...
- The Eastside zone is bordered by Plum St, State Ave, Eastside St and 8th Ave
- You must provide current vehicle registration. When your permit expires, you must re-register or pay the meter.
- Permits are valid for 9-hour meters only. If you park at a 3-hour meter, you must pay the meter or you will get a ticket.
- The permit belongs to the vehicle, not the driver: If you drive a different vehicle, you must pay the meter. Your vehicle license information is entered into our computer. That is how we know the vehicle is in the program.
Leased Parking Lot Permits
City leased parking lots allow users to park anytime for one flat fee per month. Permits must be purchased in-person at Olympia City Hall. Permits can be purchased month-to-month or for the entire calendar year. Cost: Varies
Parking Meter Hood & Overtime Permits
Allows vehicles that are providing services at homes or businesses or special uses (bus parking, event vehicles, etc.) to park free of meter fees and/or time restrictions. Cost: $10 per space, per day
Contact Parking Services at 360.753.8017 or firstname.lastname@example.org