Commercial parking lots where people are charged to park a vehicle require a licence.

This licence does not apply to:

  • parking lots that offer free parking
  • parking spaces rented on a weekly, monthly, or yearly basis for an individual’s exclusive use
  • parking at residential buildings
  • parking lots operated by or under the authority of the Toronto Parking Authority
  • parking locations operated by City agencies, boards, commissions and divisions
  • parking locations operated by registered charitable organizations