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Apply for a residential parking permit

The City of Perth provides residents with the opportunity to apply for a residential parking permit which is able to be used in the respective precinct you reside in. It is important to confirm your eligibility before lodging your application. If you require a permit for an organisation or strata body, please use the applicable downloadable application forms.

Key Details

Service TypePermit
What you needComplete a residential parking permit application and if a tenant, provide proof of tenancy agreement with your application.
Eligibility requirementsYou must be the owner or tenant residing in a property which is located in an eligible area. For further information on which properties are eligible please call Customer Service on (08) 9461 3800.
FeesRefer to fees and charges.
  • Fees and charges

    Residential parking permit cost

    • $61 — 3 to 6 months (one per property)
    • $118 — 7 to 12 months (one per property)
    • $35.50 — replacement of lost permits (no concession applies)

    Concession card holders

    Holders of pensioner or senior’s concession cards issued by Centrelink, or Department of Veteran’s Affairs, or a state concession card issued by the Department for Child Protection and Family Support are eligible for reduced permit costs. Health care cards are not accepted.

    • $15.25 — 3 to 6 months
    • $29.50 — 7 to 12 months

    It is important to include supporting evidence when applying.

  • Vehicle specific residential parking permits

    Up to two vehicle specific residential parking permits can be issued to residents whose dwelling/unit falls under Area 1, as shown in the East Perth Kerbside Parking Strategy.

    Vehicle specific permits are only issued to a vehicle that licensed under the Road Traffic (Vehicles) Act 201 and will only be issued to vehicles that are licensed to the dwelling/unit specified on the application and within the designated area. Vehicle specific permits are only valid for the vehicle of which the registration is displayed on the permit.

Need more help?

If you have further questions please contact the City of Perth Parking Services Unit on (08) 9461 3800 or email