Pay your ticket, learn the laws, and
how we enforce them.


Applications and information
for all residential and
business permits available in the city.


Listings and auction dates
for unclaimed vehicles
can save you money.

View monthly board meeting
schedule and agendas.


Locate towed vehicle & pay boot/tow fees.


Submit ride comments, complaints
& lost item requests.


Dispute a parking violation.


Enroll or make payment on monthly
payment plan.



PPA Providing Discounted Flat Two Hour $5 Parking Rate for COVID-19 Vaccine Recipients Learn More

If your vehicle has been towed, please call the PPA’s Communications Department at 215-683-9775 or click here for your vehicle’s location.

The payment office for speed camera violations will be relocating from 917 Filbert Street to 49 N. 8th Street on 4/12/2021.




The Philadelphia Parking Authority

Provides residents, businesses and visitors to Philadelphia with comprehensive parking management services. The mission of the Philadelphia Parking Authority is to contribute to the economic vitality of Philadelphia and the surrounding region by effectively managing and providing convenient parking on the street, at the airport, and in garages and lots; effectively operating a system of red-light camera enforcement; regulating taxicabs, limousines and transportation network companies; and other transportation-related activities.

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Airport Parking

We provide on-site parking at Philadelphia International Airport and offer the most convenient solutions.


Bids & Solicitations

View our current bids & solicitations.


Frequently Asked Questions

Have a question? Get all the answers, facts and detailed information about each of our divisions and services.


Bids & Solicitations

Bid No. 21-11 Plumbing Repairs at Various Locations

This opportunity is being issued by the Parking Authority (the “Authority”), a body corporate and politic created under the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in accordance with the Act of June 19, 2001, P.L. 287, No. 22, as amended, known as the “Parking Authority Law”. The Authority intends to engage a single prime general/plumbing […]

Public Alerts

Regular Board Meeting: Tuesday, April 19, 2021

*Due to the public health impact and concerns of the COVID-19 outbreak and in light of recommendations by public health officials, the Authority’s Regular Board Meeting scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 20, 2021, will take place via GoToWebinar. You may register to virtually attend the Board Meeting by clicking Here.  Public comment will be accepted and considered. […]

PPA At Work

The Petri Dish Episode 7: Mr. Positive Scott Rutizer of the Meter Department

In episode 7 of the PPA Podcast, “The Petri Dish,” Scott Petri sits down with longtime PPA employee, Scott Rutizer. Formerly a Parking Enforcement Officer, Scott Rutizer is known for his infectious kind demeanor and positive outlook. After spending years walking the beat as a Parking Enforcement Officer, Scott recently transferred to the PPA’s meter […]

Board Meeting round-up

March 2021: Regular Board Meeting

On Tuesday, March 30, 2021, the Philadelphia Parking Authority’s Board met for its monthly meeting. The meeting agenda along with the Board approved motions can be found here. FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestEmailShare