City of Ottawa Traffic and Parking Branch TUPW
The City of Ottawa provides tour buses and out of town coaches desiginated and exclusive parking spaces for their buses when visiting Ottawa. These spaces are located close to destination points in Ottawa. Visit our web site and get further information on the tour bus program. www.ottawa.ca In the City of Ottawa you may park on-street at parking metres and where permitted by signs. Where there are no signs regulating parking, you may park for a maximum of three hours between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Read signs carfully before you park on-street and remember, parking spaces on high volume streets turn into NO-STOPPING zones during during weekday rush hours. From November 15 to April 1, on-street parking is prohibited between 1 a.m. and 7 a.m. The prohibition is not signed and is enfornced only when 7 or more centimetres of snow is forecast. To be safe, park off-street overnight if you can.