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How to Purchase a Parking Permit
Payroll Deductions
Lost or Stolen Permits
Permit Refunds
Diamond Pool Program
Online Permit Renewals
Summer/Fall/Winter Permit Application 2016-2017 (PDF)

How to Purchase a Parking Permit

Parking Permits are available to ALL community members on a first come, first serve basis. Parking Services encourages early purchases for the availability of space and to avoid any line ups. Please ensure you have fully completed an application form. Incomplete applications will result in delays.

Please Note:  Garages and Reserved Parking Lots are not available unless you are renewing the same permit that expired at the end of the 2016 Winter term.   If you would like to place your name on the waiting list, e-mail with your name, address, phone number and lot choice.

There are a limited number of Reserved & Garage spaces that can be purchased by all community members for the Summer months only but are not renewable for the Academic year.  For availability please inquire at Parking Services, e-mail or call the office at 416-736-5335.  Monthly Summer Reserved/Garage permits are not available to purchase on-line.

Sentinel Lot Road Lot / Pond Road Lot Construction - Quad Residence

Most permit parking lots are gated and provide a guaranteed space within the lot.  The York University campus map lists all of our gated lots as reserved.  York’s permit lots are all categorized by the following:

These categories are based on location and rates.  Below is a list of the lot categories by the designation and the corresponding map number.  Please use the University Interactive map to assist you with making your lot choice.

Unreserved parking lots:
Shoreham Rd Lot Lot 63
Rideau Rd Lot Lot 69
Outer Reserved parking lots:
York Blvd Lot  Lot 70
Albany Rd Lot Lot 67
Founders Rd E Lot Lot 66
Founders Rd W Lot Lot 65
Passy Cres Lot Lot 91
Pond Rd Lot  Lot 86
Physical Resources Lot Lot 68
Chimneystack Rd. Lot Lot 97
Reserved parking lots:
Lumbers Lot Lot 73
Nelson Rd Lot Lot 82
WOB Lot Lot 78
Parking Garages:
Arboretum Lane Parking Garage Lot 80
Student Services Parking Garage Lot 84
York Lanes Parking Garage Lot 72

Parking rates are listed by category on the application form below. All Parking rates are subject to applicable taxes.

Summer/Fall/Winter 2016-2017 Application (PDF)

    Online Permit Renewals

In Person, Mail or Fax Applicants:

Parking permits cannot be issued to persons or vehicles with outstanding citations on their Parking account. For information about outstanding citations please call (416) 736-5705 for the Keele campus and (416) 487-6788 for the Glendon campus and ask to speak with a Violations Officer.

Acceptable payment methods available to purchase your permit in person are: Cash, Cheque, Money Order, Debit, Visa, Mastercard & AMEX. All applications can be processed by mail or fax. To apply by mail or fax, send your completed application, a photocopy of valid vehicle ownership (front & back) for all vehicles registered to parking permit and a Cheque, Money Order or credit card information to:

Keele Campus Parking Services

Parking and Transportation Services
Room 222, William Small Centre,
York University,
4700 Keele Street,
Toronto, Ontario
M3J 1P3

Fax Number: (416) 736-5874


Glendon College Parking Services

Glendon Greenhouse,
York University
2275 Bayview Avenue,
Toronto, Ontario
M4N 3M6

Fax Number: (416) 487-6806

Payroll Deductions

Payroll Deduction is a payment option that is available to all full-time permanent Staff or Faculty members. All applicants for Continuous Permits must complete an application form, and provide a valid vehicle ownership for all vehicles registered. Along with the application form, a Payroll Deduction Authorization form must be completed and signed. These forms are available at Parking Services.

To cancel your Continuous Permit, the permit MUST be returned to Parking Services by the third (3rd) business day of the month.

All Continuous Permit Holders are required to inform Parking Services of any changes in the information provided in their original application. Permit Holders are required to provide supporting documents of such changes.

Lost or Stolen Permits

Lost and/or stolen permits/access cards must be reported immediately to Parking and Transportation Services, Rm. 222 William Small Centre. If your permit is stolen, it must be reported to Security Services first to allow for an investigation. For further information regarding the replacement of a missing permit, please contact Parking Services at 416-736-5335 or email Replacement fee will apply.

Permit Refunds

Permit refund requests must be made directly to Parking Services. To obtain a refund for pre-paid, unused parking fees, your permit must be returned to Parking Services by the third business day of the current month. There is no need to return your gate access card or transponder as it can be programmed for future use. All permit refunds are subject to a $15 administrative fee. Certain conditions apply to all refunds.

Diamond Pool Program.

Priority Carpool Parking Program


Privacy: Personal information in connection with this form is collected under the authority of The York University Act, 1965 and will be used for the administration of parking services and other related or consistent purposes.  If you have any questions about the collection, use or disclosure of personal information by York University, please contact: Manager, Administration – Parking & Transportation Services, Room 222 William Small Centre, (416)-736-5335.