Residential Parking Permits
The City of Atlanta has several neighborhood parking districts which only allow parking on public right of way with valid, non-expired permit. The neighborhoods currently participating in the program are:
- Ansley Park
- Atkins Park
- Glen Iris
- Home Park
- Inman Park
- Inwood Circle
- Myrtle Street
- Saunders Street
- Vine City
Residential Parking Application Instructions
Application may be made by mail or in person at: Atlanta City Hall Department of Public Works, 55 Trinity Avenue, SW Suite 4700. (Download a Residential Permit Application) All residential parking permits issued for a discrete residential permit parking area shall have a common expiration date. Full-term permits shall be valid for one year and must be renewed on an annual basis. (Ordinance 08-0-0872, Section 150-151. Permits terms; fees
The permit fee is $20.00 per year (Effective 7/22/08)
This application must be accompanied by: Copy of Driver’s License for the driver of the permitted vehicle; Additional proof of residency (utility bill, lease contract, etc.); Copy of Current vehicle registration.
The address provided on the application must be an address within a Residential Parking Permit area.
The Residential Parking Permit shall be permanently attached to the inside lower corner of the rear window, driver’s side.
A Residential Parking Permit shall be displayed only on the vehicle described on the permit application.
A Residential Parking Permit does not authorize parking or standing a vehicle in an area where parking is prohibited.
The City Code prohibits more than two permits per single family address and one permit per unit of multi-family addresses.
Furnishing false information to obtain a Residential Parking Permit or using such permit in a fraudulent or unlawful manner is punishable by a $1,000 fine or 60 days in jail.
For more information about the Residential Parking Permit Program, please contact the Department of Public Works at (404) 330-6240.