Parking Permits

The City of Timmins offers a variety of parking permits to meet your needs:

Municipal Parking Lot Permits

Lot Permits can be purchased online or, in City Hall at the Service Timmins counter on the main floor.

Parking lot permits entitle the vehicle to park in various municipal parking lots, with the following exceptions:  

    ** Overnight parking with a parking permit is not permitted.

    ** Cedar South Lot and El-Mar Lot are strictly Pay/Display, or APP time only.

    ** Monthly parking lot permits are not valid for on-street parking.

    **Fire Hall lot in its entirety is not available to City of Timmins Parking Permit holders. 


2023 Parking Permit Rates in accordance with  City of Timmins By-Law 2020-8488 are as follows:  

  • 30 Day General Permit: $60.00 + HST = $67.80 
  • 90 Day General Permit:  $180.00 + HST = $203.40  
  • 180 Day General Permit: $360.00 + HST = $406.80   
  • 365 Day (Yearly) - General Permit:  $900.00 + HST = $1 017.00   

 Valid in the following municipal lots: Spruce N Lot, Algonquin Lot (designated areas only), Third Ave Lot, Pine South Lot, Library Lot, and Coalition Lot.


Looking to purchase a parking permit?  Simply click here, or scan the QR code below, to download the APP and create your account.

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  Knox Lot Yearly Permit:  $300.00 + HST = $339.00

  Knox Lot Monthly:  $25.00 + HST = $28.25

Valid exclusively in the Knox Parking Lot, from January through December of each calendar year.  


  • Senior 30-Day Permit: $15.00 + HST = $16.95  
  • Senior 90-Day Permit:  $45.00+ HST = $50.85 
  • Senior 180-Day Permit: $90.00 + HST = $101.70

Permits may be purchased in-person at Service Timmins.  A valid membership to the Timmins Senior Center must be presented at time of purchase. Valid exclusively in either the Library or Coalition parking lots.


Click here to view/download a map of municipal parking permit lots


Visitor Permits

Visitor Permits are issued at the Timmins Convention Bureau and Visitor Welcome Centre located at 325 Second Ave.,  or at any of the following lodging participants:  Microtel Inn & Suites, Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Cedar Meadows, Super 8, Balsam Suites, Hampton Inn, Ramada Inn, Days Inn, Rustic Cottage, or Comfort Inn.

The visitor permit entitles the vehicle to park – at no charge – in the various General Permit parking lots (see list above) as well as at on-street parking meters, Monday to Friday, between the hours of 9am and 5pm. The permit must be visibly displayed on the dashboard of the vehicle to which the permit was issued.

For more information regarding Visitor Permits,  please contact Tourism Timmins at the Timmins Convention Bureau and Visitor Welcome Centre  (705) 360-2600 x 3785 or  click here to visit the tourism website 

Street Occupancy Permit

A Street Occupation Permit issued by City of Timmins Public Works Department is required for any demolition, renovation, and/or construction project if it is necessary to temporarily occupy any portion of the public right of way.  

For more information on parking permits please contact the Customer Service Center at (705) 264-1331 or email [email protected]