Oversized Vehicle Parking Permits

Overnight Parking Permits

A parking permit is required to park on public streets in Temple City between 2 a.m. and 5 a.m.

Daily Overnight Parking Permit
Daily parking permits may be purchased for 1, 2, or 3 days for $3 per day at the parking permit dispenser located outside of City Hall near Las Tunas Drive. The dispenser accepts Visa, Master Card, coins, $1 bills, and $5 bills. Daily parking permits must be displayed face-up on the driver’s side dashboard of the vehicle. 

If the parking permit dispenser is out of order, overnight parking permits can also be purchased at City Hall during regular business hours or at the Sheriff's Department Temple Station located at 8838 Las Tunas Drive on evenings and weekends.

Annual Parking Permit
Annual parking permits are available to qualifying Temple City residents. To qualify for an annual parking permit, there must be more vehicles registered at a residence than available off-street parking spaces. All off-street parking spaces must be occupied by registered and operational vehicles, including parking spaces in garages, carports, and driveways.  Parking spaces cannot be occupied by inoperative vehicles, unregistered vehicles, recreational vehicles, boats, off-road vehicles, stored materials, or any other items.

Annual permits can be purchased for $83 for a full year or for a pro-rated amount on a quarterly basis if purchased later in the year, as shown in the table below.  Discounted rates for seniors ages 65 and older are also available.  The maximum number of annual permits is limited to 2 per household.  Annual permits expire at 11:59 p.m. on December 31st of the year for which the permit was issued.
Parking Permit Rate Schedule (Chinese)
 Date Purchased  Permit Fee Permit Fee with
Senior Discount
January 1 - March 31 $83 $61
April 1 - June 30 $70 $53
July 1 - September 30  $55 $44
October 1 - December 31 $42 $36

Annual permits can be purchased using cash or credit card at City Hall during normal business hours by completing an overnight parking permit application. Annual permits must be placed in the lower left corner of the rear window or on the left side of the rear bumper and cannot be transferred to another vehicle.

Oversized Vehicle Permits

An oversized vehicle permit is required to park an oversized or recreational vehicle on any public street in Temple City at any time. The following types of vehicles require an oversized vehicle permit:

  • Vehicle longer than 20 feet
  • Vehicle wider than 80 inches
  • Vehicle taller than 78 inches
  • Vehicle with gross vehicle weight over 6,000 pounds
  • Any bus regardless of size
  • Any trailer, including boat trailers, regardless of size and whether or not connected to a tow vehicle
  • Any trailer coach
  • Any recreational vehicle including but not limited to motor homes, camping trailers, travel trailers, and pickup trucks with camper shells
Oversized vehicle permits are valid for 48 hours.  No more than 4 permits may be issued per vehicle per month, and there must be at least 48 hours between permits. Oversized vehicle permits may be purchased at City Hall during normal business hours.