Apply for a Carpool On-Street Parking Permit

On-street carpool parking spots are designated by posted signs. You must have a valid carpool parking permit to park in one of these areas.

If you and one or more people want to share parking costs and use permitted carpool parking locations, ​you must apply in person at the Permit Application Center. You and every carpool rider will need to provide your contact information and sign the application form. The primary passholder is responsible for the monthly bill.

However, carpool applications have priority on the parking location wait lists.

Carpool on-street parking permits are subject to availability and charged a one-time processing and automation fee.

​​Application process

Apply in person at the Permit Application Center by bringing the following;

You will receive a copy of the parking policies when you get your permit.

Cancel a parking permit

Parking permits must be cancelled in writing by email or in person at the Permit Application Center. Cancellations after the fifth of the month require payment for the entire month.

Update contact and vehicle information

If your address changes or you change vehicles, be sure to email the Permit Application Center with your name, permit number and the new information. 

Find carpool parking locations

Contact us

Permit Application Center
General Questions
Monday–Friday
8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Permit/License Processing
Monday–Friday
8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Plans Intake
Monday–Friday
9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
555 Liberty ST SE RM 320
Salem OR 97301
Mail payments to:
PO Box 3405
Portland OR 97208
Phone: