Parking Regulations

On-Street Parking Regulations:

Montclair has "On-Street Parking" with an “S” Permit on 16 municipal streets.

Overnight On-Street Parking Instructions

The hangtag issued to you serves as a permit to park a designated motor vehicle in any available space on the designated street, between the signs indicating “On-Street Parking” between the hours of 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m.  If “On-Street” parking is not available on the designated area, the permit holder may park in the nearest Municipal Parking Lot.

Daytime parking is allowed Saturday and Sunday only with this parking permit.

Parking Locations and Alternate Side of the Street Regulations 

Please note where parking is allowed on each street and when street cleaning occurs.  During street cleaning you are required to park on the opposite side of the designate street.

Parking Locations and Alternate Side of the Street Regulations
Street Name Street Cleaning Occurs on:
The Crescent -South side of street from Trinity Pl. to S. Fullerton Ave. 2nd Monday of the Month
North Fullerton Ave. - West side of street between Claremont Ave and Munn St. Thursdays
Pine Street - East side of street between Claremont Ave and Glenridge Ave. Wednesdays
Prospect Avenue - East & West sides of street between Bloomfield Ave & Claremont Ave. Fridays
St. Luke’s Place - West side of street between 22 St Luke’s Pl. and Bloomfield Ave. Wednesdays
South Fullerton Avenue - West side of street between Plymouth St. and Union St. Thursdays
Trinity Place - West side of street from Church St. to Plymouth St. also on Myrtle Pl. 2nd Monday of the Month
Union Street - South side of street between Elm Street and S. Fullerton Avenue
Union Street - North side of street between signs on S. Fullerton Ave. and S. Willow St
Wednesdays
Wednesdays
Talbot Street - South side of the street Wednesdays
Mission Street - East side of the street Wednesdays
New Street - East side of the street Wednesdays
William Street - South side of the street Wednesdays
Forest Street – Both Sides of Street from Walnut Street North to Public Works yard
Elm Street – East side Elmwood Ave. to Fulton St. & West side Hawthorne Pl. to Union St Fri – East Side; Mon – West side
Orange Rd. – West side of street between Bloomfield Ave and a point 372 feet therefrom Wednesdays
Fees

Prorated fees are offered after the first month for new applicants only. *No Refunds*

Display

The permit must be displayed from your rearview mirror, with the wording on the permit visible from the front of the car.

Snow Restrictions

Parking is prohibited while streets are snow-covered.

All non-returned permits will be marked as Lost/Stolen in the system once a replacement permit is issued. Parking enforcement will be notified and any vehicle found with the old permit will be ticketed and/or towed.

Waitlist for On-Street Parking Permits:

  • Prospect Avenue
  • North Fullerton Avenue
  • Union Street

Off Street Parking Regulations: “ N” Permit

Overnight Off-Street Parking Instructions

The hangtag issued to you serves as a permit to park a designated motor vehicle in any available space in any Municipal Parking Lot marked as “Permit Parking Only” during the hours of 5:00 P.M. to 9:00 A.M. Monday – Friday, as well as all day Saturday and Sunday. This permit is also valid at off-street meters after 7:00 P.M., until 8:00 A.M. the following day.

This permit does not allow for parking at meters on Saturdays and Sundays during the day.

Fees

Prorated fees are offered after the first month for new applicants only. *No Refunds*

Display

The permit must be displayed from your rearview mirror, with the wording on the permit visible from the front of the car.

All non-returned permits will be marked as Lost/Stolen in the system once a replacement permit is issued. Parking enforcement will be notified and any vehicle found with the old permit will be ticketed and/or towed.

Multiple Car Option

“Multiple Car Option” refers to a permit that may be moved between cars. The license plate numbers of both cars are provided to the office, which are entered into our system. The cost for this service is $20.