Downtown Parking


The City’s Parking Place Commission manages public parking in Downtown South San Francisco. The Commission meets on the second Tuesday of every month. Questions and concerns about parking in the Downtown area may be directed to the Public Works Department at 650-877-8550 or via email at

For information on agendas and minutes of the Parking Place Commission, click here.

***The City of South San Francisco has a new parking permit vendor! Please click on the link below to pre-register at the new site and select the type of permit you would like to reserve. November permits will be available for purchase at the site below or in the Finance Office beginning October 7, 2019. Permits will not be available for purchase until the 7th, but we encourage you to pre-register to enter the queue. Once you are registered and in the queue for the November permit, you will receive an email when the online payment option is available. If you have any questions, please call the Permitting Process Center at  877-224-7838***

Buy Parking Permits


The City of South San Francisco offers two types of parking permits for the Downtown parking lots: