The Balboa Municipal Lot Overnight Parking Permit entitles a motor vehicle of 20 feet or less in length to occupy a single parking space in the Balboa Municipal Parking Lot, day and/or overnight, without paying a parking fee.
- Overnight parking is defined as being between the hours of 3:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m.
- Vehicles displaying permits may remain in the parking lot up to seven consecutive days without payment of parking fees. Thereafter, vehicles must be removed from the parking lot by midnight of the seventh day.
- Vehicles which remain in the parking lot after seven consecutive days are subject to citation and towing.
- A permit is not valid on a motor vehicle that is 84 inches or more in width and more than 84 inches in height and more than 84 inches in height or more than 20 feet in length or without a windshield.
Permits are valid from January 1 to December 31.
The Overnight Permit fees are as follows. If purchased during:
January 1 through September 30: $225.00
October 1 through December 31: $ 56.25
- Persons 65 years of age or older may purchase one permit at half price. The following information must be presented in order to purchase the half price permit: 1) Valid California Driver’s License; 2) Proof of vehicle registration; 3) Vehicle license plate number.
- Persons who have served or are serving in the United States military may purchase one permit at a reduced rate which shall be 25% off the permit fee. The following information must be presented in order to purchase the reduced price permit: 1) Valid California Driver’s License; 2) Proof of vehicle registration; 3) Vehicle license plate number; 4) Acceptable proof of military service.
- Permits may be purchased online by clicking Online Services or in person at Newport Beach City Hall between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday or via mail by forwarding a check or money order, (payable to the City of Newport Beach), the required vehicle and registration information, and a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Cashier, City of Newport Beach, P.O. Box 1768, Newport Beach, CA 92658-8915. The City will not reissue permits which may be lost in the mail. Call (949) 644-3121 for additional information.
- Permits must be PERMANENTLY affixed to the lower right (passenger) corner of the inside of the front windshield. Vehicles may be subject to citation if the permit is not clearly visible or not permanently affixed. In order to affix the parking permit to the windshield: 1) Fold permit in the middle and peel off the backing; 2) Place the permit in the lower right (passenger) corner of the inside windshield; and 3) Press firmly to affix the permit to the windshield.
- The City of Newport Beach does not assume responsibility for lost nor stolen parking permits.
- Permits may be re-issued if a vehicle is sold, transferred or if the windshield is replaced. A $10.00 permit replacement fee is required along with, proof of purchase of the original permit, proof of sale or transfer of the vehicle, or proof of windshield replacement. The original permit must also be returned.