Salt Lake City



Parking in Salt Lake City

Parking Tickets

Pay a Parking Ticket

Pay your parking ticket on the Hearings and Collections site by clicking this link.

Contest a Parking Ticket

Parking citations must be contested within 20 calendar days from the date the ticket is issued. Appeals are not allowed after 20 calendar days. For more information regarding contesting parking tickets, visit the online hearings site.

Parking Enforcement

Salt Lake City’s Compliance Division manages parking enforcement, crossing guards, and pay stations. For more information or to contact a member of the Compliance Division, please click here.

Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to frequently asked questions regarding parking enforcement can be found on the parking enforcement page.

Pay Stations

Payment for parking downtown at pay stations is at the rate of $2.25/hour for a maximum of 2 hours. Parking payment hours at the pay stations are 8 AM to 8 PM (Monday – Friday), Saturdays there is free parking for 2 hours, and on Sundays parking is free all day. You can also pre-pay for parking 1 hour prior at 7 AM.

To quickly and conveniently pay for a pay station downtown, use the parkslc phone app.

Additional Pay Station Information

  • Please wait for your receipt and take it with you; there is no need to display the receipt in your vehicle.
  • Remember, the maximum time limit is 2 hours. All pay stations and meters are enforced Monday – Friday from 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM except on legal, City observed holidays.
  • Also as a reminder, per City ordinance you cannot park more than 2 hours in any pay station parking space or 2 hour time zone.
  • For assistance with payment or to report an issue with a pay station please call 801-535-PARK

Impounded Vehicles

Please find information about impounded vehicles by visiting

Residential Parking

Residential Parking Permits are issued at 349 South 200 East, Room 150, Salt Lake City, UT. 84111. Please (801) 535-6630 or visit the transportation division website for cost and additional information. Permits require the following criteria:

  • A current and valid driver’s license
  • Current registration
  • Proof of residency

Any vehicle that is parked in a Residential Parking Permitted area that does not have a current permit, visitors pass (valid for up to 30 days) or guest pass (valid for up to two days) displayed properly is in violation of city ordinance (12.56.300).

On-Street Parking

Salt Lake City manages the on-street paid parking (metered parking). Get the app and find parking locations and pay right from your phone.

Public Off-Street Parking

Visit the Parking in Downtown Salt Lake City website for more information about parking lots located off-street.

Free Metered Parking

Parking for People with Disabilities – All vehicles displaying a disability license plate or disability placard, and transporting a person with a disability, may be parked at any city parking meter without charge for up to two hours. The plate and placard are available from the Utah Department of Motor Vehicles. Vehicles may not be parked in areas where official signs or traffic markings prohibit stopping, standing or parking, including areas reserved for emergency use and bus stops.

Green Vehicles – Visit the Green Vehicle Parking Permits page for information on obtaining a 2-hour parking permit for your SmartWay Elite vehicle.

Motorcycles – Motorcycles can park in the following identified motorcycle parking spaces for free for up to two hours.

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Level 2 Charging Stations

As of February 6, 2018, there are no fees to utilize the Level 2 stations. Use the ChargePoint app to access and view station availability in real-time.

Please be courteous to other EV drivers and do not exceed posted parking time limits or you may be ticketed.


Posted parking time limits will be enforced at these stations and are subject to a $75 overstay fee per City ordinance 12.56.205F.

Vehicle charging usage may be monitored via the ChargePoint cloud system to determine if a vehicle has overstayed the posted parking time limit.

The public may also report potential EV stall overstays to the Compliance main line at 801-535-6628.

If you notice that one of the Salt Lake City EV chargers is down or in need of maintenance, please let us know by emailing and we’ll do our best to respond as promptly as possible.



55 East 300 South | One Station, Two ports | Two hour limit

159 S. Main Street | One Station, Two ports | Two hour limit

Fairmont Aquatic Center – 1044 E. Sugarmont Dr | One Station, Two ports | Four hour limit

Forest Dale Golf Course – 2375 South 900 East | One Station, Two ports | Four hour limit

International Peace Gardens – 1060 S 900 W | One Station, Two ports | Four hour limit

Liberty Park (western loop) – 600 East 900 South | One Station, Four ports | Four hour limit

Library Square Garage (P1) – 210 East 400 South | Two Stations, Four ports | Four hour limit

Library Square Garage (P2) – 210 East 400 South | One Station, Two ports | Four hour limit

Mountain Dell Golf Course – Uinta-Wasatch-Cache Forest | One Station, Two ports | Four hour limit

On-Street Parking, South of The Leonardo – 255 East 500 South | Four Stations, Eight ports | Two hour limit

Pioneer Park* – 349 West 300 South | One Station, Two ports | Two hour limit

Regional Athletic Complex** – 2350 Rose Park Ln | One Station, Two ports | Three hour limit

Sorenson Multi-Cultural Center – 855 W California Ave | One Station, Two ports | Four hour limit

Sugar House – 1170 Wilmington Ave | One Station, Two ports | Two hour limit

Sunnyside near Hogle Zoo – 2600 Sunnyside Ave | One Station, Two ports | Four hour limit


Salt Lake City International Airport | Level 2 Charging Stations

Salt Lake City International Airport has installed Level 2 EV charging ports for public and employee use. Learn more about these ChargePoint stations and see a map of locations at


* The Pioneer Park station is not available on Saturdays during the Downtown Farmers Market (runs from June – October annually). Station may also be closed during other special events.

** Regional Athletic Complex (RAC) parking lot has limited hours and seasonal availability for use of the EV station: April – Oct (Lot Open 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.); Nov – Mar (Lot Closed)