Parking Permit Program frequently asked questions

Parking Permit for People with Disabilities Program

What is the Parking Permit Program for People with Disabilities?
How do I apply for a parking permit?
How long should I expect to wait for my parking permit?
Who is eligible for a Parking Permit for People with Disabilities?
I broke my leg and need crutches. Can I get a permit?
Which health practitioners may certify an application for a parking permit for people with disabilities?
Is my organization eligible for a parking permit?
Can I submit a scanned or faxed parking permit application?
How long is my permit good for?
My permit is about to expire. How do I renew it?
What does a valid permit look like?
The application form asks if I have a Power of Attorney. What is a Power of Attorney?
What should I do if I’ve lost or no longer need a parking permit, it has been stolen or I find a parking permit?

 

Parking with your permit

Where can I park my vehicle?
I have a valid parking permit for people with disabilities. Must I still pay for parking?
How do I properly display my permit?

 

Parking Permit and SPARC BC Membership

I have a SPARC BC parking permit for people with disabilities. Does this mean I am a member of SPARC BC?
Why should I become a SPARC BC member?
Where can I find information about becoming a SPARC BC member?
How can I donate to SPARC BC?

 

Travelling with a parking permit for people with disabilities

Can I use my parking permit in BC if it was issued in another province within Canada?
Can I use my parking permit in BC if it was issued in the United States or one of the European Union countries?
Can I use my parking permit in BC if it was issued in a country other than the United States or one of the European Union countries?
What should I do if I cannot bring my parking permit with me to British Columbia?
I am planning to visit your province, and need to understand the driving rules in British Columbia.

 

Contacting SPARC BC

How do I contact SPARC BC?
What are SPARC BC’s business hours?