Preferential Parking

Preferential Parking Permits 

  • Vehicles in these zones must purchase and display annual permits to be exempt from parking prohibitions or restrictions that are posted.
  • You must submit one of the following original documents and it must be dated within 30 days of your request:
    • Gas, light or water bill 
    • Escrow papers
    • Rental agreement
    • Current lease
  • Complete and sign, under penalty of perjury, a Preferential Parking Permit Application Form
  • If applying in-person, bring documents to the Parking Enforcement Unit at 415 Diamond St, Door E.
    • If paying by check or money order, make it payable to the City of Redondo Beach. 
    • You may pay cash at the Financial Services cashier at Door E.
  • If you are applying by mail:
    • Include photocopies of all of the required documents noted above.
    • Make check or money order payable to the City of Redondo Beach.
    • Do not send cash by mail; it will not be accepted.
    • Mail your application and request to:

      City of Redondo Beach
      C/O Parking Enforcement Unit, Preferential Parking Permits
      P.O. Box 270
      Redondo Beach CA 90277
  • You may purchase a maximum of four (4).
  • You may inquire about obtaining additional one-day temporary parking permits by calling the Parking Enforcement Unit Monday through Friday during the unit’s business hours.  Plan adequately ahead to make sure that you do not call on a Friday when City Hall is closed.

Lost or Stolen Permits

You must:

  • Complete another application
  • Show current proof of residency
  • Pay a replacement fee