Visitor Parking

Whether you're on campus for a few hours or coming consistently, we've got a solution for you!

All visitors have the option to pay the hourly or daily rates. However, if you are parking consistently, we may have a more specific parking permit option for you.

Find your circumstance below to find the best parking solution for you.

Should you still have unanswered questions, email us and we'll help you out! 



Hourly & Daily Parking Rates | Pay-by-Plate


How to Pay for Parking

  • Purchase at a Pay-by-Plate machine (they are located in each lot)
  • Reserved Lots P1 and P5 are only active*:
    • After 5pm Monday-Friday
    • All day on weekends & statutory holidays

*Weekday parking before 5pm in these lots is strictly prohibited

  • Numerous Pay-by-Plate machines are located throughout campus
  • Parking & Transportation Services has no authority to rescind parking tickets

Payment Method

  • Pay-by-Plate machines accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, cash, debit, Apple Pay & Google Pay 

Do I need to pay?

  • Paid parking is required for all vehicles parked on UTM property at all times throughout the year
  • Day, evening, weekend, & overnight parking fees are in effect for all visitor parking
    • Overnight parking by visitors, including visitors to student residences, is not permitted without a valid parking permit
  • Failure to purchase and register at Pay-by-Plate machine will result in an issuance of a Parking Infraction Notice (ticket) and/or a tow of the vehicle at the owner’s expense
  • Visitors with an MTO Accessible parking permit must also display a valid Pay-by-Plate or virtual parking permit when parking on campus

Daily Parking Rates

  • Monday to Friday: 6:00am - 5:00pm 
  • Daily max: ticket valid until 8:00am next day
Lot1/2 Hour RateDaily Max

Evening, Weekend, & Holiday Parking Rates

  • All day Saturday & Sunday
  • All day on statutory holidays
  • Weekday evenings after 5pm
Lot1/2 Hour RateDaily Max



The daily Pay-by-Plate rates may be adjusted from time to time, according to market conditions (all prices include HST)



Accessible Parking for Visitors

Parking Services at U of T Mississauga has a number of parking spaces dedicated to the use of those who have a Provincial Ministry of Transportation Accessible Parking Permit (APP) . These spaces are for the sole use of UTM community members who have an APP parking permit, used in conjunction with either a UTM parking permit or UTM daily/visitor permit.

Please learn more about the barrier free (accessible) parking spaces on campus here

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