Overnight Parking Permit

In Hampstead, it is prohibited to park on public streets between 2:00 am and 5:00 am year round. However, temporary and annual overnight parking permits can be obtained with valid reason.

The information below provides details on how to obtain one of the following permits:

1. Temporary Overnight Permit
2. Annual Overnight Parking Permit

Please note that on-street parking without the required permit can result in a $43.00 parking ticket.


1) Temporary Overnight Parking Permits

A temporary on-street overnight parking permit can be granted under certain conditions such as repaving of a driveway, visitors or other valid reason. To obtain a temporary parking permit, please call Public Security.

Please have on hand the following information BEFORE you call:

a. The license plate number;
b. Make and model of car;
c. Street address;  
d. Exact dates the car will be parked on the street overnight.

Your call will be automatically placed at the end of the call-queue and you will experience delays if the information listed above is not readily available.


  • Temporary on-street parking permits are issued for an annual maximum number of twelve (12) free overnight parking passes per licence plate.
  • Temporary overnight or daytime parking permits for on-street parking will not be issued when snow removal operations are expected.
  • Requests must be received before 2:00 am.

For information, please contact Public Security at 514 369-8250 (24-hour dispatch).


2) Annual Overnight Parking Permit

In Hampstead, it is prohibited to park on public streets between 2:00 am and 5:00 am year round.

An annual on-street overnight parking permit may be granted to residents with insufficient parking space on their property. The permit allows residents to use overnight on-street parking from Monday to Sunday, 2:00 am to 5:00 am, after obtaining a permit issued by the Town of Hampstead.

How to obtain a permit?

Residents must apply in person at Town Hall:

5569 Queen Mary Road

Business hours:
Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Cost and validity of the permit:

Category #1: For all except for the streets listed in Category 2.
$250.00 for the first vehicle
$400.00 for the second vehicle
Category #2: For residents residing on Côte Saint-Luc Road, MacDonald Ave., Harrow, Cleve, Aldred, Holtham, and Dufferin (between Côte Saint-Luc and Langhorne)
$150.00 for the first vehicle
$255.00 for the second vehicle
$50.00 / vehicle for a monthy permit*
$20 / vehicle for a weekly permit*
$3 / vehicle per day For an overnight permit (beyond the 12 annual free permits per licence plate).
*As per Municipal By-law 1010. Conditions of By-law 694, art. 15.7 apply.


  • The permit is valid for one year. However, since each permit is assigned to a single vehicle, residents must reapply for a new one at every vehicle change, even if it is a temporary change. Therefore, any change of vehicle or plate number, including temporary use of a borrowed, courtesy or rental car, must be reported to the Town.
  • Permits are not transferable and are not refundable.
  • Permits issued are not valid for overnight parking on Côte Saint-Luc Road, which is the exclusive jurisdiction of the City of Montreal.
  • Hampstead residents who live on Côte Saint-Luc Road are allowed to park on surrounding streets, only. 

Required documents:

  • Proof of vehicle ownership (vehicle registration certificate);
  • Proof of insurance (the only document that links the vehicle to the address of residency);
  • Proof of residence in the concerned sector (driver’s license, tax bill, public utility bill: Hydro-Québec, bell, Vidéotron, etc).

Parking restriction:

Vehicles with permits must park in close proximity to the owner’s address.

Method of payment:

VISA, Mastercard, Interac or Cash

For information, please call Town Hall at 514 369-8200. For a copy of the Overnight Parking Permit form, please click here.