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Parking Fees

Parking Permits

Non-Residence Students

  • Permit Colour: White.
  • Fee Including Tax: $381.60 for eight months.
  • Effective Date: Sept. 1, 2021

Residence Students/ 24 hr parking

  • Permit Colour: Red or green.
  • $ 337.70 for eight months (please note HST may apply)
  • Effective Date: Sept. 1, 2021

Residence Students with Underground Parking

  • Permit Colour: Blue/Green
  • $546.37 for eight months 
  • Effective Date: Sept. 1, 2021

Non-Residence Students with Underground 24 hr Parking

  • Permit Colour: Blue/Green
  • Fee Including Tax: $617.40 for eight months.
  • Effective Date: Sept. 1, 2021

Residence Life Staff

  • Permit Colour: Orange.
  • Fee Including Tax: $337.70 for eight months
  • Effective Date: Sept. 1, 2021

Note: Residence Life staff may also hold red, green or blue permits. See those sections for prices.

Temporary Accessible Parking

  • Fee Including Tax: $24.52/week; $47.70 /month
  • Permit issuance must be approved by Accessible Learning
  •  Permits can be issued for a maximum  of four months

Carpool Parking

  • Reserved carpool space only.
  • Fee Including Tax: $199.73 /8 months incl. tax per person (Sept. 1 - April 30) or $299.50/12  months per person incl. tax.
  • Carpool parking restrictions; minimum two people registered at all times.

Motorcycle/Scooter/Moped Parking 

  • Valid May 1 – Oct. 31 only.
  • Fee Including Tax: $68.59 for six months
  • parking permitted in designated spaces only

Residence Parking for Spring/Summer Term (24h Parking)

Permit Colour: Blue ( King St. garage)

  • Fee Including Tax: $299.71 for four months
  • Effective Date: May 1 to August 31, 2021

 Permit Colour: Red/Green

  • Fee Including Tax: $185.24 for four months
  • Effective Date: May 1 to August 31, 2021

 Temporary Parking Permits

Note: Temporary residence parking permit prices are listed without tax (tax exempt); if not living in residence, HST is applicable.

Temporary permits are available at the Parking and Transportation Office based on availability. License plate information must be provided at time of purchase. The cost for a lost/stolen permit is $50.

Temporary parking permits are not available in white lots. If you require parking due to a temporary disability, see accessible parking for information.

The costs below are in effect as of Sept. 1st, 2021  

Red or Green Residence Lots;

  • One Day (24 hours): $14.37
  • One Week: $22.13
  • One Month: $52.12

Blue Residence Lots (Underground Parking Garage)

  • One day: $18.13
  • One Week: $28.49
  • One Month: $70.58

Visitor Parking Rates

Refer to Visitor and Temporary Parking.

Parking Permits

Market Centre Parkade

 Charolette St. Gated lot

Parking lot is located across from Research Academic Centre with access off Charolette St.

  • Fee: $ 70.00 per month inclusive of HST

Carpool Parking

  • Reserved carpool space only.
  • Fee: $193.91/eight months (incl HST)
  • Effective Date: Sept. 1, 2020

 

Social Work students with permits park in the City of Kitchener parking garage at the corner of Charles St. and Benton St. and walk to campus (approximately 10 minutes). For more information, see the "Kitchener" tab in Student Parking Permits.

(Effective Sept. 1, 2021)  

  • Eight-month permit (Sept - April): $381.60   (incl. HST)
  • Ten-month permit (Sept - June):   $477.01   (incl. HST)

Note: The Parking Office is unable to extend your parking permit so please ensure you purchase the required length of time needed.

For information about daily or short-term parking in downtown Kitchener, see the City of Kitchener website.