This page outlines the step-by-step process for applying for a parking permit or metered parking waiver for persons with a severe disability. If you need to renew or replace your parking permit or waiver, click on the links below.
Did you know? The City of Syracuse accommodates persons with severe disabilities by permitting friends and close relatives to submit documents on their behalf. For more questions, call 315-448-8600.
Below are easy ways to get an application.
Applications must be submitted in person to the Central Permit Office. Do not go to the DMV.
Come to the Central Permit Office, located on the first floor of One Park Place, 300 South State Street. The main entrance is located on the south side of the building, on East Onondaga Street. Parking is available in the One Park Place parking lot, located at 343 East Onondaga Street. All visitors are asked to go through a security check.
A severely disabled person is any person with one or more of the following as defined by the Vehicle and Traffic Law Section 404-a:
The parking permit is for individuals with one or more severe disabilities that impair mobility. You must meet the following conditions:
The metered parking waiver is intended for individuals whose severe disabilities make it extremely difficult to put payment into a parking meter when traveling alone. You must meet all the following conditions to be eligible:
The Central Permit Office main entrance is located on the south side of the building, on East Onondaga Street. Parking is available for visitors at the One Park Place Parking Lot, located at 343 East Onondaga Street.
City of Syracuse Central Permit Office
One Park Place
300 South State Street, Suite 700
Syracuse, NY 13202