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Stage 3 Water Shortage Response Plan In Effect Until Rescinded

Posted July 20, 2015

All forms of lawn sprinkling using treated drinking water are further curtailed. See the At A Glance Guide to know what type of water use is restricted under Metro Vancouver's Water Shortage Response Plan Stage 3 and is enforced by the City of Burnaby. Learn more »

No Smoking in Parks, Trails & Green Spaces | No Charcoal Barbeques in Parks

Due to the dry weather and heat that could result in fire hazards, the City of Burnaby advises all park users that there is NO SMOKING permitted in the Burnaby parks, trails and green spaces.

Charcoal barbeques in City of Burnaby parks and beaches are prohibited. At this time, only propane gas barbeques are permitted. Please check the city’s website for updates on whether all types of barbequing will be banned if conditions worsen. Learn more »

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Parking Tickets

If you were issued a parking ticket, you have two options on what to do next. Pay the Ticket, or Dispute the Ticket when appropriate.

Municipalities require parking enforcement to maintain legal parking, regulate traffic movement and to ensure the public safety.

This page gives some information on why you may have received a ticket while parked in Burnaby.  To report illegal parking, learn more about parking restrictions or requesting lane space please visit our Parking FAQ.

Issued a Ticket?

If it wasn't explained on your ticket, the reason why can be found inside one of:

Common Violations

The following violations are also outlined in the Bylaw documents linked just above. You could get a ticket for:

  • Parking without payment at a meter 
  • Got an RV, camper or trailer? Parking is restricted on street
  • Parking on a street outside approved stop times
  • Park too close to a stop sign or crosswalk (six metres), Fire Hydrant (five metres) or in a bus zone
  • Being too far (greater than 30 centimetres away) from the curb
  • Parking same side as school 8 AM – 5 PM  
  • Parking for advertising, wrecking, storing, or repairing
  • Having more than 3 motorcycles in a metered space
  • Parking where stopping or parking is prohibited
  • Bylaw Adjudication

    Bylaw AdjudicationMoreFind out more on the new dispute process.
  • Pay a Bylaw Violation Notice

    parking meterMore Pay your bylaw violation notice online.