|Downtown Parking lots are open with regular hourly parking fees.
We encourage no-contact payment using credit card.
The Downtown Parking office front counter is OPEN with an appointment only.
Most of our services may also be handled through email, online or mail.
Temporary Curbside Service Zones
The City is offering temporary Curbside Service Zones to provide priority parking for businesses continuing to offer takeout and delivery services. For more information, please contact Sarah Clark at email@example.com or call 805-564-5656.
Commuter / Monthly Permits
To cancel a permit, please email ParkingPermits@SantaBarbaraCA.gov
Residential Parking Permits
Area M RPP
Q: Are Resident Parking Permit areas subject to enforcement during the coronavirus (COVID-19) related closure?
A: Enforcement has resumed in all RPP areas except Area M.
Q: Do I need to move my vehicle for street sweeping?
A: Street Sweeping enforcement resumed 7/1/20.
Q: I would like to apply by mail, but I do not have access to a copier or printer.
A: You may email your documents to ParkingPermits@SantaBarbaraCA.gov along with a message explaining that you would like to pay by credit card over the phone. We will contact you with instructions.
Q: What if I do not have a checkbook, envelope, or a stamp to mail my application?
A: We can accept applications through email and are temporarily accepting credit card payments over the phone. You may email your documents to ParkingPermits@SantaBarbaraCA.gov along with a message explaining that you would like to pay by credit card over the phone. We will contact you with instructions.