Tourists and visitors to Gatineau who live more than 80 km outside the city limits may park for free in certain locations while shopping or on business. These permits are good for two days.
Parking permits for tourists are only valid in the following locations:
Important: This permit does not entitle the bearer to park overnight in the winter.
To obtain a permit, the person must provide a valid driver's licence or a passport along with the vehicle registration.
Parking permits for tourists can be obtained at the following locations:
For additional information, do not hesitate to contact the Section du stationnement at 819‑595‑7860.
Recognized for its quality of life, Gatineau is a city of 285,000 inhabitants. It is located on the north shore of the Ottawa River, and extends east and west of the Gatineau River.