Halifax Parking

Halifax Parking

24/7 parking on the Halifax Waterfront.

Short-term parking options.

There are a number of simple and convenient ways to park on the Halifax waterfront. Look for the blue P at the four lots on Lower Water Street. Rates are $3/hour or $16/day and $6/overnight flat rate (6pm–8am). Please refer to the map below for the various short-term options. As well, check other waterfront and downtown parking options.

Halifax Waterfront Parking Map

The HotSpot Parking App is available for our lots on the Halifax waterfront:

  • Bishop’s Landing – 1475 Lower Water Street
  • Salter Lot – 1521 Lower Water Street
  • Foundation Place – 1549 Lower Water Street
  • Maritime Museum of the Atlantic – 1655 Lower Water Street


We offer Pay-by-Plate parking technology on the Halifax Waterfront on Lower Water Street in the following lots: Foundation Place, Salter Lot and Bishop’s Landing. Pay-by-Plate is simple to use: just enter your license plate and follow the instructions on the screens.

CarShare Atlantic Members

If you’re using a CarShare Atlantic vehicle, you can park at one of our Pay-by-Plate locations at no cost. 

Park It at the Market

Complimentary parking Saturdays from 6 am to 3 pm at the Salter Lot (1521 Lower Water Street) for ease of accessing the Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market and the Halifax Brewery Farmers’ Market. See map here.

Motorcycle Parking

We have a dedicated “Motorcycles Only” parking area located in our Foundation parking lot (1549 Lower Water Street). Motorcycle parking is available for $40/month (including HST). To register your motorcycle for monthly parking please call (902) 422-6591 or email park@developns.ca. For hourly parking please purchase a ticket at the Pay-by-Plate machines for $3 per hour.

Waterfront Access Pass (Monthly Pass)

A Waterfront Access Pass gives you 24/7 access to Foundation Place and Salter parking lots. Passes are $150/month (taxes included). Currently there is a waiting list for a permanent year round parking pass, however seasonal monthly parking until April 1st is available. Please contact park@developns.ca or 902.422.6591 for more information.

Did you know?

Parking revenue is reinvested to create and maintain high-quality public spaces for people to enjoy and to support family friendly events. The Projects page showcases how we are reinvesting this income to develop places people want to visit, invest in, live and work.  

Like more information about parking at our waterfront?

Send us an email at park@developns.ca


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