Vehicle Park Stickers/Parking Permits

Vehicle parking permits are required year- round (January 1st through December 31st).

While entrance to all Trumbull Parks is open to the public, parking within the parks requires a Vehicle Parking Permit. In accordance with the Parks and Recreation Commission regulations, Vehicle Parking Permits shall be issued to Trumbull Town residents at no cost. Vehicle registration will serve as proof of residency. Trumbull residents and/or taxpayers who own vehicles paying taxes to a town other than Trumbull are considered Non-Residents. Non-Resident Parking Permits may be purchased for a fee of $112. Vehicle parking permits are stickers affixed to vehicles and are also often referred to as parking stickers or park stickers.

Vehicles without current parking permits are subject to a $25 violation. 2018 vehicle parking permits are available beginning January 8, 2018. There is be a grace period until February 15, 2018 for new parking permits. 2017 parking permits/stickers will be valid until that date.

Vehicle parking permits are available in the Parks and Recreation Department in the Public Works Administration Building at 366 Church Hill Road. A current, non-expired, vehicle registration reflecting a tax town of Trumbull (#144) is required to obtain a vehicle parking sticker. If your current license has the change of address sticker on the back and/or your registration has been updated by crossing out the ‘old’ address, you will also need to present one of the supporting documents from the list below.

The Trumbull Parks and Recreation Commission, all departmental personnel, and volunteers continue to work hard to maintain and secure these great assets for our citizens and to add to Trumbull’s quality of life.



Who needs a 2018 parking permit?

Any vehicle that parks in a Town of Trumbull park requires a 2018 parking permit.

When do I need my 2018 vehicle parking permit?

2018 vehicle parking permits are available beginning January 8, 2018. There is a grace period until February 15, 2018 for new parking permits. 2017 parking permits/stickers will be valid until that date. Vehicles not displaying a 2018 sticker after February 15, 2018 will be subject to a $25 violation.

How much is a parking permit if my vehicle is not registered in Trumbull?

Parking permits for vehicles that are not registered in Trumbull may be purchased for a fee of $112. Applicants must present a driver’s license and a current, non-expired, vehicle registration for private passenger and/or combination vehicles for the vehicle they wish to purchase a parking permit for.

What documentation do I need to get a 2018 vehicle parking permit?

Applicants must present a Connecticut driver’s license and a current, non-expired, vehicle registration for private passenger and/or combination vehicles reflecting a tax town of Trumbull (#144). You must present a registration for each vehicle you would like a parking sticker for. One parking permit is given for each vehicle registered in the Town of Trumbull. If your current vehicle registration does not reflect the Town of Trumbull as the tax town, you may purchase a parking sticker for $112 or you can bring documentation (listed below) and the Trumbull Parks and Recreation Department will change your registration and submit it to the DMV for you. Trumbull residents and/or taxpayers who own vehicles paying taxes to a town other than Trumbull are considered Non-Residents.

Where can I get my 2018 parking permit?

Parking permits are available at the Trumbull Parks and Recreation Department at 366 Church Hill Road, Monday – Friday from 9 AM to 5 PM.

If you cannot get to the office during regular business hours, please mail a photo copy of your car registration and your license with a self-addressed STAMPED envelope and we will return a permit by mail. Please include your name, address, email address and daytime phone number. Please allow two weeks for processing.

I moved here from another town in Connecticut, how do I get my parking permit?

You can bring documentation (listed below) and the Trumbull Parks and Recreation Department will change your registration and your license and submit it to the DMV for you! Once you have submitted the necessary documentation you will be issued a parking sticker for your vehicle.

I have family in town this weekend, can they park their vehicle in the parks?

Yes! Guest parking passes for the parks are distributed in two-week increments. The resident must know the dates of the two weeks they need the pass for when they request it (the dates will be printed on the pass). Residents can obtain the pass in person from the Trumbull Parks and Recreation Department. Each household is permitted one free two-week pass per calendar year. Additional passes can be purchased for a fee of $25. Residents must present a valid government issued photo ID as proof of residency (or see additional proof of residency below).

I have a non-resident who watches my children. Am I able to get them a parking permit so they can take my children to the parks?

Yes! Formerly known as the Nanny Pass, the Caregiver pass allows the children of residents to enjoy the parks if they are driven by a non-resident caregiver. Residents can obtain the pass in person from the Trumbull Parks and Recreation Department. Each household is permitted one free caregiver pass per calendar year. Additional passes can be purchased for a fee of $112. Residents must present a valid government issued photo ID as proof of residency (or see additional proof of residency below) along with the driver’s license and the car registration of the caregiver.

I am unable to drive, but I still want to use the parks. Can I get a special pass?

Trumbull non-driver residents are eligible for a caregiver pass. Residents can obtain the pass in person from the Trumbull Parks and Recreation Department. Each household is permitted one free caregiver pass per calendar year. Additional passes can be purchased for a fee of $112. Residents must present a valid government issued photo ID as proof of residency (or see additional proof of residency below) along with the driver’s license and the car registration of the caregiver.

Can I park my commercial vehicle in the Trumbull parks?

No, commercial vehicles are excluded from Trumbull parks by town ordinance.

How do I get a permit to host an event in the Trumbull Parks?

Applications for a permit must be submitted to the Trumbull Parks and Recreation Department at least 30 days prior to the event or your request may not be considered. Requests are reviewed and approved on a weekly basis. Fees must be submitted within 7 days of notification of permit approval. Applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis. Additional Police/Security and rental of additional portable toilets will be required of any party over 200 guests. These additional services must be arranged for and paid by the Event Sponsor.
Applications can be found here: http://www.trumbull-ct.gov/filestorage/7112/7185/Park_Permit_Request_Form.pdf

ACCEPTABLE DCUMENTATION FOR TRUMBULL PARKING STICKERS

Current CT driver’s license to Trumbull address AND a current vehicle registration displaying the tax town as Trumbull (#144). See below if you do not have a driver’s license and registration to a Trumbull address.

In order to obtain a 2018 vehicle parking sticker, Connecticut vehicles that do not show a tax town of Trumbull on their current registration will be changed in the Trumbull Parks and Recreation office and submitted to the DMV. If your license and/or your registration does not reflect a Trumbull address, then two documents from below must be provided along with your current, non-expired Connecticut vehicle registration. Additional information may be required. All documentation must be in the same name and address of the applicant and the applicant must be present to sign off on the DMV documentation.

MINIMUM OF TWO ITEMS

• Residential lease in applicant’s name
• Deed or closing papers
• Current residential property tax bill
• Utility bill
• Credit card statement
• Checking account statement

If your current license has the change of address sticker on the back and/or your registration has been updated by crossing out the ‘old’ address, you will also need to present one of the supporting documents from the list above.