Halifax Parking

Halifax Parking

24/7 parking on the Halifax Waterfront.

Short-term parking options.

There are a number of convenient ways to park on the Halifax waterfront. Look for the blue P at the four lots on Lower Water Street. As well, check other waterfront and downtown parking options.

Pay using the parking machines or the HotSpot Parking App available for our lots on the Halifax waterfront:

  • Bishop’s Landing – 1475 Lower Water Street:
  • Salter Lot – 1521 Lower Water Street:
    $3/hour / $16 daily rate  (8am – 6pm) / $6 nightly rate (6pm to 8am)
  • Foundation Place – 1549 Lower Water Street:
    $3/hour / $16 daily rate  (8am – 6pm) / $6 nightly rate (6pm to 8am)
  • Maritime Museum of the Atlantic – 1655 Lower Water Street:

Waterfront Access Pass (Monthly Parking Pass)

A Waterfront Access Pass, available as a monthly parking pass, gives you 24/7 access to Foundation Place and Salter parking lots .

*NOTE: Currently there is a waiting list for a year round parking pass.


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.

Communauto Atlantic
(foremerly CarShare Atlantic) Members

If you’re using a Communauto 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.

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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