Eco Park Rebate Program

Applications for the 2016-2017 Parking Year are now being accepted. The last day to apply is Friday October 13th, 4PM.

Late applications will not be accepted.

NOTE: Natural Resources of Canada has updated their emissions ratings for model years 1995 - 2014. The list of eligible vehicles for the Eco Park Rebate Program has been updated to reflect these changes.

Application Form (PDF) for the 2016-2017 Parking Year, ending August 31, 2017

Eco Park Rebate Program Summary

The Eco-Park Rebate program is one of the ways in which the University of Toronto Mississauga is actively supporting a green community by promoting the use of low-emission vehicles. This includes hybrid, electric and small engine vehicles that emit less than or equal to 125.0g of CO2/km.

Low-emission vehicles provide us all with environmental benefits; in recognition of the commitment, financial investment, and attitude shift of the vehicle owner, the Eco-Park Rebate program will partially reimburse (up to a maximum of $300) an eligible applicant for their annual parking permit. The reimbursement will take place after the end of the parking year being evaluated.

This program will be renewed on a year-to-year basis as the popularity of hybrid vehicles is expected to increase annually.

An updated eligible vehicles list can be found below. Please select your vehicle year for a list of eligible makes and models.

List of Eligible Low-Emission Vehicles by Model Year Available Here

Eligible Electric Vehicles:

Electric Vehicles are also eligible for the Eco Park Rebate Program. These include:

Ford Focus Electric

Mitsubishi i-MiEV

Nissan LEAF

Smart Fortwo electric drive

Tesla Model S

Chevrolet Volt

How Emissions are Rated

A vehicle’s emission rating is designated by Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), Office of Energy Efficiency Fuel Consumption Ratings. If a vehicle does not exist on the pre-approved list it will be verified at the Natural Resources Canada webpage found here. To determine the g/km of a vehicle on the list, refer to the "CO2 g/km" column provided for the vehicle.

NEW: For model year 2015 onwards, vehicle manufacturers are using an improved testing procedure to determine the fuel consumption ratings of new light-duty vehicles. The new test methods result in higher fuel consumption ratings that are more representative of everyday driving. The ratings for 1995-2014 vehicles have been adjusted to reflect the new test methods.

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