Parking

 

By-law 769 Regarding Parking

Every road vehicle shall be parked no more than 30 centimeters from the nearest curb and in the same direction as traffic. On a public road or parking lot, no vehicle shall be parked to occupy more than one parking space, as designated for that purpose by the white lines, and so encroach on neighboring space.

The information below is for informational purposes only. To view By-law 769 regarding traffic and parking, please click here.

 

Main Restrictions

No one may park or stop a road vehicle:

  • on a sidewalk or a median
  • in any place where the signs indicate that the parking is reserved exclusively for certain categories of road vehicles
  • in a drop-off zone or in an area reserved exclusively for public transport vehicles
  • in front of a sidewalk ramp specially designed for disabled people
  • in order to render signage ineffective, impede the circulation, the execution of work or the maintenance of the public road or to hinder the access to a property
  • reserved areas to provide access to a fire department vehicle and identified by appropriate signage
  • in a bike lane or path

It is forbidden to stop or park a road vehicle in a parking space reserved for the exclusive use of handicapped persons and identified by means of a signal to that effect, with the exception of the holders of a sticker displaying the international wheelchair symbol .

It is forbidden to park a road vehicle for more than 48 hours on a public road or public square. The said road vehicle may be towed after this period, at the expense of the owner.

It is prohibited to park a road vehicle on specifically identified Macdonald College and John Abbott CEGEP grounds where a parking permit is required.

It is forbidden to stop or park a road vehicle on the parking lot behind the Town Hall and adjacent to the municipal garage, except in the parking spaces provided for this purpose.

 

Important Information Regarding Parking Stickers

  • All stickers are valid for the period from September 1st to August 31st and must be renewed each year.
  • The sticker must be affixed to the windshield on the driver's side and be visible at all times.
  • A sticker may not be assigned, sold or transferred to another person or vehicle.
  • In case of a change of vehicle for which a sticker has been issued, a new sticker is issued upon presentation of proof of theft, destruction or change of vehicle.
  • The vignettes are only valid in limited parking areas. Areas where no signage limits parking may be used by all road users.
  • No sticker allows you to park your vehicle in parking spaces located in the commercial axisfor more than two hours
 

Parking Stickers for Resident Citizens

All Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue residents can obtain a free parking sticker allowing them to park their vehicles in municipal parking lots and on residential streets.

Area near John Abbott College

Due to the scarcity of parking spaces during the school year in the area near John Abbott College, resident citizens on Adam, Brown, Maple, Perrault, and St. Georges Streets (between Montée Sainte-Marie and Maple) can obtain a free, distinctive, square shaped parking sticker for their residential area.

How to get your parking sticker

You can get your parking sticker at City Hall (see opening hours here) or at the City Library (see opening hours here) outside City Hall opening hours.

You will need:

  • Driver's license with the address for which the sticker is requested (the address must be on Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue territory)
  • A copy of the registration certificate or rental agreement in the name of the person applying for the sticker
  • The vehicle's description (make, model, color)

Restrictions

  • No sticker allows you to park your vehicle in parking spaces located in the commercial axis for more than two hours
  • It is forbidden to park a vehicle for more than 48 hours in the same parking space
 

Parking Sticker for Businesses and Employees

You can purchase this parking sticker at City Hall for $75. To obtain one, you must have on hand:

  • Driver's license with the address for which the sticker is requested (the address must be on Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue territory)
  • A copy of the registration certificate or rental agreement in the name of the person applying for the sticker
  • The vehicle's description (make, model, color)
  • A pay stub proving that you operate a commerce or a place of business or are employed by a commerce or business in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue

A sticker for seasonal business owners and workers, in the shape of a circle, is also available for the period from May 1 to August 31, at the reduced cost of $20.

RESTRICTIONS

  • It is forbidden for any holder of a business or employee sticker to park a vehicle in areas reserved for resident citizens
  • It is forbidden for any holder of a business or employee sticker to park a vehicle on the commercial axis
  • From May 1st to August 31st, all seasonal vignette holders must park their vehicles in the parking lot of the EXO train station located at 105, boul. des Anciens-Combattants
  • From May 1st to August 31st, it is forbidden for any holder of a seasonal business or employee sticker to park a vehicle in the Village's streets and parking lots between 7 am and 9 pm.
  • It is forbidden to park a vehicle for more than 48 hours in the same parking space
  • Any vehicle parked in a prohibited area may be moved or towed at the expense of the owner
 

Overnight Winter Parking

Between December 1st and March 31st, it is forbidden to park a vehicle on public streets:

  • Between 1 am and 6 am in the North sector of Highway 40
  • Between 1 am and 7 am in the South sector of Highway 40 

This prohibition is also valid for parking sticker holders during this period.

You may park your vehicle in any of the authorized public parking lots during permitted hours (see parking signs). Notwithstanding the preceding, no vehicle may be parked for more than 48 hours in the same spot.

 

Commercial Axis

It is forbidden to park a vehicle on the commercial axis between 4 am and 7 am, all year long.

The commercial axis is defined as follows:

  • Rue Sainte-Anne, from Galipeault Bridge to rue Maple
  • Rue Kent
  • City Hall parking lot
  • Rue Lalonde parking lot
 

Parking Lots Map