Residents in Milton can apply for both short term and extended parking exceptions for street parking.

Short term parking exceptions

You can get a temporary street parking exception if you or a guest needs to park on the street for more than five hours or overnight between the hours of 2-6 a.m. We will only grant you a maximum of 18 street parking exceptions per licence plate, per year.

Apply for a Street Parking Exception

Extended parking exceptions

Extended parking exceptions provide exemptions for vehicles outside of the maximum five hour street parking and no parking between 2-6 a.m. by-laws. Extended parking exceptions are only issued between April 15 and Nov. 15 each year. The following conditions must be met:

  • All vehicles belonging to the home must have used all of their regular 18 days of parking exceptions (or have them booked) prior to an extension being requested
  • Residents must be using their garage to park a vehicle
  • Applications must be submitted five business days prior to the extension date being requested

Apply for an Extended Parking Exception

Special vehicle parking exceptions

Special vehicle parking exceptions may be granted for vehicles that are not eligible for regular parking considerations. Special vehicle parking exceptions are only issued between April 15 and Nov. 15 each year.

Examples of these vehicles include:

  • Commercial vehicles over 6.7 metres in length or 2.6 metres in height
  • School buses
  • Commercial buses/coaches
  • Moving trucks or trailers

Apply for a Special Vehicle Parking Exception

Parking exception terms and conditions 

Street parking exceptions allow temporary on-street parking for residents who are having driveway repairs, special functions or out-of-town guests. Parking exceptions provide an exemption to the maximum five hour street parking and no parking from 2-6 a.m. by-laws. All other parking by-laws remain in effect. The application fees for parking exception requests are non-refundable and parking exceptions may be revoked at any time. Please do not submit your application unless you meet all of the conditions listed.

Ineligible vehicles 

Street parking exceptions will not be granted for commercial vehicles over 6.7 metres in length or 2.6 metres in height. 

Exceptions will not be granted for school buses, commercial coaches, derelict vehicles, unlicensed vehicles (including vehicles with expired validations stickers) or immobile trailers.

Snow clearing

During snow clearing operations, the Town of Milton has the right to suspend street parking exceptions. Parking exceptions obtained online are null and void during snow clearing operations. Your vehicle is never permitted to obstruct snow removal. Visit the Town's Twitter and Facebook pages for regular updates. 

In-person option

If you received a parking ticket, you can pay online or in-person at Town Hall Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 

Received a parking ticket?

If you receive a parking ticket after obtaining a street parking exception, please contact us within 24 hours. Failure to contact us within 24 hours may result in your ticket not being reviewed.