parking in shopping precinct

Hire of Parking Bays

Temporary parking bay/Work Zone hire

You can hire parking bays or a length of road on a temporary basis for Work Zones at building sites, and for similar reasons. You cannot hire the following kinds of parking bays:

  • Loading Zones
  • Disabled Bays
  • No Parking areas
  • No Stopping areas

In high traffic areas such as shopping centres and hospital zones, arrange a permit with the City of Greater Dandenong.  It will be the permit holder's responsibility to reserve the bay. 

Make your request at least 3 working says before the time you need the parking bays and at least 1 month before you need a Works Zone.

Permit conditions

If you hold a temporary parking bay hire permit, you must:

  • not obstruct or endanger road vehicles or pedestrians
  • display the permit on the dashboard of the vehicle.

Where the permit is for a work zone (construction sites only), Council will install temporary signage.

Hiring a parking bay or area

To apply for a permit:

Application for a parking bay permit form - 289KB

  • Return the completed Application for a parking bay permit form to Council.

Pay the application fee:

Parking Bay Hire

Name Standard fee Description
Shopping Precincts – 1 – 4 consecutive days $53
Shopping Precincts – Weekly (5 or more consecutive days) $252
Residential/Industrial Precincts 1 to 4 consecutive days $27
Residential/Industrial Precincts – Weekly (5 or more consecutive days) $127
Off Street Ticket Machines rate – green zones per day $4.20

At following car parks: Hemmings Street, Rodd Street, Cnr Lonsdale/Thomas Street