New Application for Resident Parking Permit

Information for first time applicants.

In Person

Where to Go:

Resident Parking Division at Office of the Parking Clerk, Room 224, City Hall.

When to Go:

Monday through Friday, 9am to 4:30pm.

What to Bring:

1. Application Form
Download and Complete the Resident Parking Permit Application

2. Registration
A valid Massachusetts automobile registration showing your car registered and principally garaged in your name from your current Boston address.

3. Proof of Residency
One of the following proofs of residency bearing your name and Boston address. Must be current (postmarked or dated within the past 30 days). Bills must have the same name as the vehicle registration.

  • Gas, Electric or Telephone Bill
  • Cable Television Bill
  • Monthly Bank Statement (excluding mortgage)
  • Credit Card Bill
  • Water and Sewer Bill
  • Signed Apartment Lease
  • Notarized / Signed Rental Agreement


If you have the capability to upload electronic images (.jpg or .tif), you can submit your request using the electronic form below.

Parking Permit Application Form »

The above information applies to new applications for Resident Parking Permits only. The application, process and required documentation differs for: