Municipal Car Parks

The City of Hamilton has 63 municipal car parks and two parking structures for a total of 4,681 off-street parking spaces. All City-owned parking lots are labelled with the green "P". Not all public parking lots are owned by the City of Hamilton.

The off-street municipal car parks are unattended. These lots are first-come, first-served.

  • The two parking structures are operated by cashier and pay at the machine. 
  • Each parking lot has either parking meters or pay and display machines.
  • Coins are the predominant method of payment. 
  • You must display your ticket. 
  • If you do not have your ticket displayed, you are required to pay for the day's parking or be subject to a Parking Infraction Notice. No refunds will be issued.

Car Share parking

The Hamilton Municipal Parking System provides nine parking spaces in seven locations where the public can access Car Share vehicles

Carpool parking

Preferential carpool parking is provided to employees of the Smart Commute Network. Carpool parking spots are located in several municipal lots and other partner organizations and on private parking lots. Learn more or apply for a Carpool Parking Permit.

Monthly parking

Some municipal car parks have monthly parking passes available. To inquire:

Most car parks operate from Monday to Saturday (excluding Sunday and holidays).

Map of the Ancaster Parking Lot

Car Park 10A

  • Address: 334-336 Wilson Street East, Ancaster
  • Hours: 24 hours
  • Hourly rate: N/A
  • Minimum rate: N/A
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: N/A
  • Special event rate: N/A

Map of Parking Lots in Dundas

Car Park 1D

  • Address: 45 King Street West at Booth Street, Dundas
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 9 am to 6 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.75
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 2D

  • Address: 8 Foundry Street, Dundas – Post Office
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 9 am to 6 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.85
  • Minimum rate: $0.05
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 3D

  • Address: 82 King Street West, Dundas – Canada Trust
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 9 am to 6 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.75
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A

 

Car Park 4D

  • Address: 48-70 King Street West., Dundas – Royal Bank
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 9 am to 6 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.75
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 5D

  • Address: 93-111 King Street West, Dundas – Golden Valley
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 9 am to 6 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.75
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 6D

  • Address: 85 King Street West, Dundas – Coach House
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 9 am to 6 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.75
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A

 

Car Park 7D

  • Address: 23 Hatt Street, Dundas
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 9 am to 6 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.75
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A
  • Dundas Farmers’ Market uses this lot on Thursdays from June to October. See signs in car park for details on where to park on these days.

Car Park 9DU

  • Address: 77 King Street West, Dundas – Bank of Montreal
  • Hours: Monday to Friday 9 am to 6 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.85
  • Minimum rate: $0.05
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A
  • 5 hour limit

Map of Waterdown Parking Lot

Car Park 11W

  • Address: 319 Dundas Street East, Waterdown
  • Hours: 24 hours
  • Hourly rate: N/A
  • Minimum rate: N/A
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Special event rate: N/A

Map of Parking Lots in Downtown Hamilton

Car Park 1

  • Address: 76 John Street North at Rebecca
  • Hours: 9 am to 2 am
  • Hourly rate: $2
  • Minimum rate: $1
  • Daily rate: $6
  • Monthly rate: $70
  • Special event rate: N/A\

Car Park 5

  • Address: 140 King William Street at Mary Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 2 am
  • Hourly rate: $2
  • Minimum rate: $1
  • Daily rate: $6
  • Monthly rate: $70
  • Special event rate: N/A\

Car Park 7

  • Address: 171 Main Street East at Ferguson Avenue South
  • Hours: 9 am to 2 am
  • Hourly rate: $1
  • Minimum rate: $0.50
  • Daily rate: $6
  • Monthly rate: $70
  • Special event rate: N/A

 

Car Park 8

  • Address: 297 King Street East at Jarvis Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 2 am
  • Hourly rate: $1.50
  • Minimum rate: $1
  • Daily rate: $6
  • Monthly rate: $80
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 13

  • Address: 96 James Street North at Wilson Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 2 am
  • Hourly rate: $2
  • Minimum rate: $1
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: N/A
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 22

  • Address: 451 King Street West at Locke Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

 

Car Park 36

  • Address: 22 Mulberry Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 2 am
  • Hourly rate: $1.50
  • Minimum rate: $1
  • Daily rate: $5
  • Monthly rate: $70
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 37

  • Address: 80 Main Street West – Convention Centre
  • Hours: 24 hour
  • Hourly rate: $2.50
  • Minimum rate: $1.25
  • Daily rate: $10
  • Monthly rate: $135
  • Evening rate: $7
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 40

  • Address: 71 Main Street West – City Hall
  • Hours: 8 am to 10 pm
  • Hourly rate: $2.50
  • Minimum rate: $1
  • Daily rate: $10
  • Monthly rate: $90
  • Special event rate: N/A

 

Car Park 49

  • Address: 167 Barton Street West and Caroline Street North
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: 3 hour limit

Car Park 62

  • Address: 14 Vine Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 10 pm
  • Hourly rate: $2
  • Minimum rate: $1
  • Daily rate: $6
  • Monthly rate: $80
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 66

  • Address: 106 Bay Street North and Cannon Street West
  • Hours: 9 am to 10 pm
  • Hourly rate: N/A
  • Minimum rate: N/A
  • Daily rate: $6
  • Monthly rate: $70
  • Special event rate: $6 flat rate

 

Car Park 68

  • Address: 28 York Boulevard – York Boulevard Parkade
  • Hours: 7 am to 10:30 pm
  • Hourly rate: $2.50
  • Minimum rate: $1.25
  • Daily rate: $8
  • Evening rate: $5
  • Monthly rate: $95
  • Special event rate: $10

Car Park 69

  • Address: 12 York Boulevard
  • Hours: 9 am to 2 am
  • Hourly rate: $2
  • Minimum rate: $1
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: N/A
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 70

  • Address: 207-211 Hughson Street North
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $1
  • Minimum rate: $0.50
  • Daily rate: $4
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

 

Car Park 73

  • Address: 253 King William Street and Wellington Street North
  • Hours: 9 am to 10 pm
  • Hourly rate: $1
  • Minimum rate: $0.50
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $65
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 74

  • Address: 263 King Street West and Hess Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 2 am
  • Hourly rate: $2
  • Minimum rate: $1
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: N/A
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 76

  • Address: 75 Catharine Street South and Hunter Street East
  • Hours: 9 am to 2 am
  • Hourly rate: $1
  • Minimum rate: $1
  • Daily rate: $6
  • Monthly rate: $80
  • Special event rate: N/A

 

Car Park 80

  • Address: 22 Bay Street North and 191 King Street West
  • Hours: 8 am to 2 am
  • Hourly rate: $2.50
  • Minimum rate: $1
  • Daily rate: $10
  • Monthly rate: $105
  • Special event rate: $10

Car Park 81

  • Address: 11 Ferguson Avenue North
  • Hours: 8 am to 2 am
  • Hourly rate: $1.50
  • Minimum rate: $1
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $70
  • Special event rate: N/A

Map 2 of Parking Lots in East Hamilton

Map of Parking Lots in East Hamilton

For Permit holders at Car Parks 2C and 2D: These lots are reserved for the Open-Aire Farmers' Market Friday and Saturday mornings.The permit does not allow you to park overnight Thursday or Friday nights. Parked vehicles will be subject to tag and tow.

Car Park 2A

  • Address: 115 Campbell Avenue at Ottawa Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $1
  • Minimum rate: $0.50
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 2B

  • Address: 116 Campbell Avenue at Ottawa Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $1
  • Minimum rate: $0.50
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 2C

  • Address: 11 Britannia Avenue at Ottawa Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm, except Saturdays. No parking from 7 am to 4 pm for Open-Air Farmers' Market
  • Hourly rate: $1
  • Minimum rate: $0.50
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A

 

Car Park 2D

  • Address: 18 Britannia Avenue at Ottawa Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm, except Saturdays. No parking from 7 am to 4 pm for Open-Air Farmers' Market
  • Hourly rate: $1
  • Minimum rate: $0.50
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: N/A
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 4

  • Address: 70 Hope Street/ Kenilworth and Harmony
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.75
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 11

  • Address: 1457 Main Street East and Garside Avenue
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: N/A
  • Special event rate: 5 hour limit

 

Car Park 16

  • Address: 53 Balmoral Avenue North at Main Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 10 pm
  • Hourly rate: $1
  • Minimum rate: $0.50
  • Daily rate: $4
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 17

  • Address: 1358 Main Street East at Huxley Avenue
  • Hours: 9 am to 10 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: N/A
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 19

  • Address: 1203 Main Street East at Ottawa Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A

 

Car Park 21

  • Address: 1375 Main Street East and Tuxedo Avenue
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 32

  • Address: 255 East Avenue North at Barton Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.75
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: $5
  • Monthly rate: N/A
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 34

  • Address: 1503 Main Street East and Cope Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.75
  • Minimum rate: $0.50
  • Daily rate: $4
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

 

Car Park 39B

  • Address: 309 Grosvenor Avenue North
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.05
  • Daily Rate: N/A
  • Monthly Rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 39C

  • Address: 302 Balmoral Avenue North (Barton & Grosvenor)
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.05
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 39D

  • Address: 299 Balmoral Avenue North
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.05
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A

 

Car Park 42

  • Address: Barton Street East and Birch Avenue
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.50
  • Daily rate: $2
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 43

  • Address: 268 Kenilworth Avenue North and Newlands Avenue
  • Hours: 9 am to 11 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.50
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 44

  • Address: 346 Barton Street East and Emerald Street North
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: 3 hour limit

 

Car Park 45

  • Address: 540 Barton Street East
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 46

  • Address: 14 Cheever Street and 11 William Street (Barton and William)
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A
  • 5 hour limit

Car Park 47

  • Address: 121 Barnesdale Avenue North and 735 Barton Street East
  • Hours: 9 am to 2 am
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.50
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

 

Car Park 50

  • Address: 625 Wilson Street and 549 Cannon Street East (Cannon and Birch)
  • Hours: N/A
  • Hourly rate: N/A
  • Minimum rate: N/A
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $33.55
  • Special event rate: N/A
  • Permit Only

Car Park 56

  • Address: 30 Emerald Street South and Main Street East
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 58

  • Address: 1368 Barton Street East and Harmony Avenue
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A
  • 3 hour limit

 

Car Park 64

  • Address: 168 Sherman Avenue North
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 72

  • Address: 11 East Avenue North at King Street East
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.55
  • Minimum rate: $0.55
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 79

  • Address: 402 Barton Street East
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

 

Car Park 82

  • Address: 294 Victoria Avenue North and Barton Street East
  • Hours: 24 hours
  • Hourly rate: $2.50
  • Minimum rate: $1
  • Daily rate: $10
  • Monthly rate: N/A
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 84

  • Address: 36 Newlands Avenue (Kenilworth and Albany)
  • Hours: 9 am to 11 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.75
  • Minimum rate: $0.50
  • Daily rate: $3
  • Monthly rate: $40
  • Special event rate: N/A

Map of Parking Lots in Stoney Creek

Car Park 3

  • Address: 14 Mountain Avenue South, Stoney Creek
  • Hours: 9 am to 6 pm
  • Hourly rate: N/A
  • Minimum rate: N/A
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A
  • 2 hour limit Monday to Friday

Car Park 6

  • Address: Rosedale Drive and King Street East, Stoney Creek
  • Hours: N/A
  • Hourly rate: N/A
  • Minimum rate: N/A
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: N/A
  • Special event rate: N/A

Map of Parking Lots in Hamilton Mountain

Car Park 9

  • Address: 584 Upper Wellington Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 20

  • Address: 552 Upper James Street at Brantdale Avenue
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.75
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 33

  • Address: 15 Brucedale Avenue West (Upper James and Genesse)
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.75
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $50
  • Special event rate: N/A

Car Park 35

  • Address: 8 East 21st Street and Concession Street
  • Hours: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Hourly rate: $0.50
  • Minimum rate: $0.25
  • Daily rate: N/A
  • Monthly rate: $45
  • Special event rate: N/A