Permits & Payment

Sample permits

Parking and Transportation Services provides a variety of permits to meet the needs of each customer, whether they park on campus daily or occasionally.

2016-2017 Permit Availability

(updated 3/14/17, 9:30 a.m.)

This list is updated as significant numbers of Annual Individual Permits, Temporary Permits and Vendor/Contractor Permits are sold, exchanged, or returned. To view real-time permit availability, to purchase permits or to join the wait list for any unavailable permit area, visit

East Campus (Annual Individual and Temporary Permits)

ER54: North Ave. Apartments South Deck
ER66: Family Housing/10th & Home

E81: Georgia Tech Hotel/Tech Square Deck
E70: GTRI/GPB/14th Street

West Campus (Annual Individual and Temporary Permits) 

W04: OHR/Business Services (faculty/staff only)
W09: NARA/Marietta Street
W31: IPST/RAB/Church Lot

Permit Options

2015-2016 Permit Prices

Annual Individual Permit: $776

Carpool Individual Permit: $676

Reserved Space: $750 (in addition to the cost of an annual permit; available for faculty and staff only)

Electric Vehicle Charging Decals: $150 (in addition to the cost of an annual permit for W10, W23 or E40)​

Evening/Weekend Permit: $223

  • Evening/Weekend Plus 1 Hour Access: $323
  • Evening/Weekend Plus 2 Hour Access: $423
  • Evening/Weekend Plus 3 Hour Access: $523

SmartParkPermit: $25 (non-refundable), $6 per entry from BuzzCard

Motorcycle/Scooter/Moped Permit: 

  • Primary Vehicle: $134
  • Secondary Vehicle: $25 (non-refundable, with the purchase of any Annual Individual Permit)

Retirees Permit:

  • On GT payroll: $388
  • Not on payroll: $50 (non-refundable; permitted in ungated parking lots only)

Temporary Permits:

  • Daily: $15
  • Weekly: $35
  • Monthly: $90
  • Weekend Permit: $15 (valid Friday 5:00 p.m. to Monday 8:00 a.m.)

Vendor/Contractor Permits (single location only):

  • Daily: $15
  • Weekly: $35
  • Monthly: $95
  • Annual: $795

Official Business Permit: $276 (in addition to the cost of an annual permit; available for faculty and staff only; approval required)

Dual Access: $276 (in addition to the cost of an annual permit; available for faculty and staff only; approval required)

Campus Fleet Vehicle Permit: $221

Administrative Permit Exchange/Return Fee:

  • August - September: $25
  • October - July: $15

Replacement fee for lost/stolen permits: $35

Replacement fee for gate card:  $35


Calendar showing permit-related deadlines and dates
Date Event description
August 15 New annual permits are valid for use.
August 30 Deadline to obtain permits from the PTS office, if the customer chose the "pick up" delivery option.
September 1
Proration begins for permit prices for eligible permits.
Wait list rewarding begins (based upon space availability).
March 31 Deadline to return refundable permits for prorated refunds.
April 1 Renewal period begins for Annual Individual and Carpool Permit locations for current permit customers.
Mid-April  Online sales open for permits for upcoming year (TDS only).
July 15 Permits mailed for upcoming year (if customer opted for "mail" at purchase).
July 31
Office sales open for permits for upcoming year.
Permits sold for upcoming year are available for pick up (if customer opted for "pick up" at purchase).
August 14 Permits for the current year expire.