The City of Cambridge issues parking permits for some areas of the city and parking exemption requests.
Downtown core parking permits
Permit parking is available in some parking lots in Cambridge's downtown core areas. We issue permits that are only valid for one specific parking lot. Only a limited number of permits are available for each parking lot, issued on a first come, first served basis. We maintain a waiting list for sold out parking lots.
View the following maps of parking lots in our downtown cores:
- Public Parking in Galt City Centre
- Public Parking in Hespeler Village
- Public Parking in Preston Towne Centre
Learn more about parking in Cambridge.
On-street parking permits
The City of Cambridge offers on-street parking permits to individuals and contractors who are conducting renovations to a building in the downtown core areas. There is a set fee per parking space for each day a vehicle occupies the space.
Outside of the downtown core areas we offer parking exemptions.
Learn more about on-street parking.
Accessible parking permits
Service Ontario issues accessible parking permits. Pick up an accessible parking permit application at: Service Ontario Drivers Vehicle Licence Bureau 561 Hespeler Road Cambridge, ON N1R 6J4 Vehicles that do not clearly display a valid accessible parking permit at all times when parked in a designated accessible parking space are subject to a $301 parking fine.
Learn more about accessible parking in Cambridge.