Residential Parking Permits
Residents in restricted parking streets are eligible for one free Transferable Permit and an eligible applicant may apply for up to two extra Transferable Residential Parking Permits per residence.
An application for Transferable Permit T2 and T3 will be assessed against the off-street parking circumstances of the applicant as set out in paragraphs 6.28 - 6.35 of the Parking Policy.
Transferable Parking Permit Application
Visitor Parking Permit Application
Type of Residential Parking Permits
| Permit type
|Transferable Permit T1 - issued to all residents.
||Free of charge and valid for 2 years - one permit per residence.
|Transferable Permit T2 and T3 – are assessed against the off-street parking circumstances of the resident for use by residents and property owners (refer to 6.28- 6.35 Residential Parking Permits policy).
||$50 for each permit and valid for 2 years – maximum of two permits per residence.
|Temporary/Trades - person Permit
$15 each and valid for a three month period.
|Visitor Permit V1
||$15 issued for a period of time to a maximum of 1 month.
| Visitor Permit V2
|| $15 - 10 one-use, one-day permits – not vehicle specific.
Residential Parking Permit Conditions
6.20 In some areas of the City of Burnside, where there is limited available on-street parking and/or additional conflict between parking users, Council may, at its absolute discretion, give preference to local residents in order to adhere to the principles of amenity and convenience. This will be managed through the implementation of Residential Parking Permits and signposted Residential Parking Permit exempt zones.
6.21 To be eligible for a Residential Parking Permit, the applicant must be a resident of the City of Burnside, whose normal place of residence is subject to restrictive parking controls that provide for resident permit exemption.
6.22 All Residential Parking permits issued in relation to a property are transferable.
6.23 Permits (other than visitor permits) will be issued for a maximum 24-month period, or part thereof.
6.24 Permits will be issued in respect to a specific street / suburb address. Permits are not transferable from one residential parking permit exempt zone to another.
6.25 All eligible applicants may apply for, and receive one (1) Transferable Residential Parking Permit (T1) per residence.
6.26 An eligible applicant may apply for up to two (2) further transferable Residential Parking Permits per residence (T2 and T3).
6.27 An application for permits under 6.26 will be assessed against the off-street parking circumstances of the applicant, as set out in paragraphs 6.28 – 6.35.
6.28 If there are no off-street car parks and one registered vehicle, one transferable permit will be provided.
6.29 If there are no off-street car parks and there are two or more registered vehicles, two transferable permits will be provided.
6.30 If there is one off-street car park and there are two registered vehicles, one transferable permit will be provided.
6.31 If there is one off-street car park and there are three or more registered vehicles, two transferable permits will be provided.
6.32 If there are two off-street car parks and three or more registered vehicles, one transferable permit will be provided.
6.33 To avoid all doubt, further to clauses 6.28 to 6.32, if the number of vehicles registered to a property exceeds the available off-street parks by one, one additional transferable permit will be made available (T2).
6.34 If the number of vehicles registered against a property exceeds the number of available spaces by two or more, two additional permits will be made available (T2 and T3).
6.35 A space available for a car in a garage, under a carport or in a driveway will be counted as such regardless of whether the space is free of storage of other items.
6.36 The first transferable permit (T1, under 6.25) is free of charge.
6.37 All other permits are subject to a fee, reviewed annually, as set out in Council’s register of fees and charges.
6.38 An eligible applicant may apply for a fixed period visitor permit (V1).
6.39 A V1 permit may be issued for a maximum period of one (1) month.
6.40 Only one (1) V1 permit will be issued in relation to a property at any one time.
6.41 At the expiration of a V1 permit, a further permit may be applied for.
6.42 An eligible applicant may apply for a 10 individual day visitor permit (V2).
6.43 Only one (1) V2 permit will be issued in relation to a property at any one time.
6.44 At the expiration of a V2 permit, a further permit may be applied for.
6.45 A V2 permit will have sufficient space for a resident to clearly mark (on 10 individual occasions) the day the permit is being used.
6.46 The marking of the date must be done in ink.
6.47 Any misuse of a permit will lead to its cancellation.
6.48 Caravans, trailers and heavy or over length vehicles are not eligible for Residential Parking Permits.
6.49 Occupiers of commercial premises who do not reside on the premises will be deemed not to be 'residents' for the purpose of this policy, and as such, are not eligible for a permit unless special approval is granted by the Chief Executive Officer or authorised delegate.
6.50 If misuse, including the sale of a Transferable Residential Permit, is discovered to have occurred the Chief Executive Officer may refuse to permit any future Transferable Residential Permits to the resident for a period up to 12 months.
6.51 Permits must be visibly displayed in the bottom passenger side corner of the windscreen at all times when parked in the relevant residential parking permit exempt zone. Failure to display the permit will leave the vehicle liable to fine and/or prosecution for illegal parking.
6.52 Permits will be issued upon completion and receipt of the standard Resident Parking Permit Application Form, and provided compliance with the above conditions of eligibility is demonstrated.
Temporary Parking Permit Conditions
6.53 Where a resident who is eligible for a Residential Parking Permit has a tradesperson or service provider who requires access to the property for the purposes of providing a service to the resident but is unable to access on-street parking, they may apply for a Temporary Exemption Permit or utilise a resident’s Transferable Residential Parking Permit.
6.54 These Permits must be applied for by the resident and in relation to a specific tradesperson and vehicle.
6.55 Permits will be issued for a specific period of time being not more than three months, and for a specific address.
6.56 This permit will then enable the vehicle to be parked in the Residential Parking Permit Exempt zones for the purposes of providing services to residents and their properties.
Applications can be lodged Transferable Permits here or Visitors Permits here and lodged:
401 Greenhill Road, Tusmore SA 5065
PO Box 9, Glenside SA 5065
Further enquiries can be directed to the Ranger Services Department on (08) 8366 4239.