Permit Fees & Rules

PERMITS

FEES - RULES - GENERAL INFORMATION 

Please be advised that there are waiting lists for all commuter permits. The NJ Transit and Mountain Station waiting lists are open to the general public. The Resident Commuter list is only open to South Orange Residents. The waiting time for the NJ Transit and Resident Commuter permit is approximately four to five years. The Mountain Station waiting time is approximately one year.

COMMUTERS

Third Street Garage. South Orange Residents Only. Monday thru Friday 5am to 11am. There is a waiting list for this permit.

Proof of Residency and Vehicle Information Required.

Monthly - $70

Quarterly - $210

Semi-Annual - $420

Annual - $700


NJ Transit Main Station Lot - There is a waiting list for this permit.

Daily parking spaces (yellow spaces) are “First Come-First Serve” and cost $5.00 a day, Mon-Sat 5am-2am. Permit parking spaces (white spaces) are reserved from 5am until 9:30 a.m. Mon thru Fri. After 9:30 a.m., any unused space (white or yellow) may be purchased for the $5.00 daily fee. After 1pm the lot is Free Mon-Fri and Free all day Saturday and Sunday.

Mountain Station Lot - Daily Parking - Vose Ave. & West Montrose Ave.

Daily parking spaces are “First Come First Serve” and cost $4.00 a day.

(Permit Parking – Meeker St. & West Montrose Ave.) There is a waiting list for this permit. Mountain Station permits are for the general public. A valid N.J. driver’s license and valid vehicle registration is required.

Monthly - $40

Quarterly - $120

Semi-Annual - $240

Annual - $480




BUSINESS/EMPLOYEE

Employee/Employer Permits – Valid in the following lots Library, Firehouse, Village Hall, South Orange Ave, Riverside (West South Orange Ave), & Irvington Ave. Employee/Employer Permits are for individuals who own and/or work for businesses in South Orange only. Proof of employment and a valid vehicle registration are required.

 Full Time (20+ hours per week) Fees:

Monthly - $35

Quarterly - $85

Semi-Annual - $160

Annual - $300

Part-time (20 hours or less per week)  Fees: Proof of part-time employment, i.e., a pay-stub must be provided to obtain a part-time permit.

Monthly - $17.50

Quarterly - $42.50

Semi-Annual - $80

Annual - $150



RESIDENTIAL PERMITS

Resident Day Permit -
Valid in the following lots Library, Village Hall, South Orange Ave, Riverside (West South Orange Ave), & Irvington Ave.
These permits are for South Orange residents who live in multi-family homes or apartment complexes with no parking available on the premises. Proof of residency and a valid vehicle registration are required to obtain or renew these permits. Daytime permits are valid between 8:00am and 6:00pm. 
Fees:

Monthly - $35

Quarterly - $85

Semi-Annual - $160

Annual - $300


Resident Night Permit - 
Valid in the following lots Library, Village Hall, South Orange Ave, Riverside (West South Orange Ave), & Irvington Ave.
These permits are for South Orange residents who live in multi-family homes or apartment complexes with no parking available on the premises. Proof of residency and a valid vehicle registration are required to obtain or renew these permits. Nighttime permits are valid between 2:00am and 8:00am.

Monthly - $25

Quarterly - $35

Semi-Annual - $50

Annual - $75



Saturday Permit -
Valid in the following lots: Library Lot 2, Village Hall Lot 4, South Orange Ave Lot 5, Riverside Lot 6, & Irvington Ave Lot 8.
These permits are for South Orange residents who only need parking on Saturdays and not Mon-Fri, who live in multi-family homes or apartment complexes with no parking available on the premises. Proof of residency and a valid vehicle registration are required to obtain or renew these permits. Saturday permits are valid in the lots between 8am and 6pm,


Fee:
Annual - $80


OTHER PERMITS

Temporary Day Permits – (Valid in all lots except NJ Transit, Third Street Garage and all meter spaces) These permits are available to South Orange Residents who need temporary daily parking. A limit of three (3) days per month is allowed. Proof of residency and a valid vehicle registration are required to obtain these permits.
Fee:
Daily - $3

Overnight On-Street Permits – In front of your residence or close proximity of said residence.  These permits are available to South Orange Residents who live in a single or two-family home with no driveway. Proof of residency and a valid vehicle registration are required to obtain or renew these permits. No fee.
                                                   
Jitney Bus Pass - These passes are for South Orange Residents who are commuting by train, Mon-Fri. Proof of residency and a valid driver’s license or S.O. recreation card are required. 

Annual - $300

Daily - $2 Each Way