Pre-Christmas Free Parking

Postal Disruption

Due to the current postal disruption at Canada Post, we ask that citizens please make alternative arrangements to ensure the timely receipt of their payment to the City. 

POA payment options include:

  • Online at www.paytickets.ca
  • In person by visiting 50 Main Street, East, Room 110, Hamilton, ON L8N 1E9, between 8:30 am and 4:30 pm
  • Over the phone by calling 905-540-5592, option 7

You can also retrieve fine and court date information by visiting www.ontario.ca/ticketsandfines
Please note that late payment fees will not be waived in the event that the payment is not received on or before payment due date.

If you have any concerns, please free to call 905-540-5592.

Parking ticket payment options include:

Please be advised that during this postal disruption payment for parking tickets can be made by the following methods:

  • Online at www.hamilton.ca/pay-your-ticket
  • Drop boxes are available at the rear of City Hall, 71 Main St., West and the Hamilton Municipal Parking System office located at 80 Main St. West. Please do not put cash in the drop box (cheque or money order only).
  • In person at the Hamilton Municipal Parking System and any of the Municipal Service Centre locations.

Please note that additional administrative and late fees will not be waived in the event that the payment is not received on or before payment due date.

If you have any concerns, please free to call 905-540-6000.

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Enjoy FREE parking in Hamilton’s various Business Improvement Areas (BIAs) across the city in advance of the 2018 holiday season. Look for the message inside the on-street parking meter caps or on parking meter bags. 

Free on-street parking is available for 2 hours as follows:

Nov. 13 to Dec. 31

Concession Street BIA

Nov. 24 to Dec. 24

Ancaster BIA
Barton Village BIA
Hamilton Downtown (West Avenue to Queen, Hunter to Cannon, also James Street from Charlton to Barton)
International Village BIA
King Street West BIA
Ottawa Street BIA

December 1 to 31

Locke Street BIA
Westdale Village BIA

 

Free parking is available in all municipal carparks as follows:

December 1 to 31

Dundas BIA


All parking and stopping regulations must be obeyed at all times. Dome inserts are used to display an appropriate message at a cost to be borne by the Hamilton Municipal Parking System.