Parking Permits

Find out what parking permits are available in the Queenstown Lakes District and how to apply. 

 

There are a number of parking permits available in the Queenstown Lakes District:

  • Small Passenger Service Vehicle Rank Permit (no further permits available for now) 
  • 75+ Free Parking Permit
  • Annual Community Service Permit
  • Temporary Parking Permit 

Application forms for each of these permits are available below. 

Before you apply: 

We recommend you read the criteria and process information below: 

>> Parking Permit criteria and process information 

 

Small Passenger Service Vehicle (SPSV) Rank Permit 

The purpose of the SPSV rank permit is to regulate access to council-controlled ranks. Permits are issued to vehicles, not drivers, and are valid for one year.  

There are currently no further permits available for the 19/20 year. 

How to apply: 

Complete the application form below and send it along with the required supporting documentation to: 

services@qldc.govt.nz

Or drop your application into your nearest Council office, marked "attention SPSV Rank Permit".

>> SPSV Rank Permit Application form

Any questions: 

If you have any questions or need assistance with the application process, please get in touch with our customer services team on 03 441 0499 or email services@qldc.govt.nz 

 


 

75+ Free Parking Permit 

This permit provides free parking in time restricted and pay and display areas for residents aged 75 years old and over. 

How to apply: 

Complete the application form below and send it along with a copy of your current drivers licence and proof of address to: 

services@qldc.govt.nz

Or drop in to the Council office at 10 Gorge Road, Queenstown or 47 Ardmore Street, Wanaka.    

>> 75 + Free Parking Permit Application form  

Any questions: 

If you have any questions or need assistance with the application process, please get in touch with our customer services team on 03 441 0499 or email services@qldc.govt.nz 

 


 

Annual Community Service Permit 

Community permits are available to community organisations/groups and volunteers who use paid parking in the course of their volunteer work. 

How to apply: 

Complete the application form below and send it along with the required supporting documentation to:  

services@qldc.govt.nz

Or drop in to the Council office at 10 Gorge Road, Queenstown or 47 Ardmore Street, Wanaka.    

>> Annual Community Parking Permit application form  

Any questions: 

If you have any questions or need assistance with the application process, please get in touch with our customer services team on 03 441 0499 or email services@qldc.govt.nz 

 


 

Temporary Permit

The purpose of the Temporary Permit is to support the delivery of trade services, events (including annual street appeals) and film in the district.  

How to apply: 

Complete the application form below and send it along with the required supporting documentation to:  

services@qldc.govt.nz

Or drop in to the Council office at 10 Gorge Road, Queenstown or 47 Ardmore Street, Wanaka.    

>>Temporary Permit application form   

Any questions: 

If you have any questions or need assistance with the application process, please get in touch with our customer services team on 03 441 0499 or email services@qldc.govt.nz 

 


 

Mobility Parking Permit

Mobility Parking permits are available through your nearest CCS Branch.

A section of the form must be completed by a Medical Practitioner and to be eligible the applicant must:

  • Be unable to walk and rely on a wheelchair for mobility, or
  • Rely on mobility devices (e.g. crutches, walking sticks, splints or walking frames), or
  • Be unable to walk 200 metres unassisted because of the nature / severity of their condition.

For further information on the Mobility Parking Scheme please contact your nearest CCS branch on 0800-CCSCALL (0800-227-2255).

Please note:  Any vehicle parked in a marked disabled parking space without this permit displayed is liable for an instant $150.00 fine.  (This is a nationwide parking rule).