Parking rates

Please note:

Physical permits and passes are no longer required. Parking is monitored using licence plate recognition software.

Spring 2022 parking permits (monthly and term) will be available to purchase starting Monday, April 25.

Hourly, daily and MultiPack passes are purchased through HonkMobile

Monthly and term permits are purchased through the Parking Portal.

Parking information

  • Parking spaces are limited. Purchasing a permit does not guarantee a space will always be available. If permits are sold out, select 'Add to waitlist' in the Parking Portal. You will be notified if a permit becomes available.
  • You may park in any lot at your designated campus, adhering to parking lot signage. Review the site plan for the Kitchener - Doon parking lot locations. All other campuses are single lots. 
  • College departments have the opportunity to purchase visitor pass(es) for guests. Contact Parking Services for details.

Registering your vehicle information

  • If you are using an alternate vehicle to park at a Conestoga site, such as a new or temporary vehicle, ensure it is registered to avoid a parking ticket.
  • The Parking Portal only allows an account holder to actively register two vehicles at a time.
  • You can update your vehicle information any time by logging in to the Parking Portal and selecting the vehicle tab to register a new vehicle or replace a current vehicle.
  • If you do not see your vehicle model in the pre-populated drop-down list when registering your car, select the 'other' option. Ensure your licence plate information is correct.

Parking rates

Daily rates start at 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Parking is free on evenings and weekends. Overnight parking is not permitted.

Purchase parkingRateDetails
Hourly
$3.00
 
Daily
$7.50Daily rates run from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., evenings and weekends are free.
MultiPack
$50.00/10 daysA MultiPack pass expires two (2) years from the date of purchase. Learn how to purchase a MultiPack and redeem your days.
Monthly
$48.00
A monthly permit expires on the last day of the month. Waitlist information
Spring term
(May to August)
$192.00
The last day to purchase this permit is May 26, 2022. Waitlist information
Apprenticeship student
Varies
The rate depends on the number of weeks on campus. This option is only available to students registered in a trades and apprenticeship program.
Conestoga Residence
$48.00/monthly
$192.00/term
A residence permit is valid for on-campus parking at all campuses except for Kitchener - Doon campus. A student who has purchased a residence permit is not able to purchase an additional permit for the Kitchener - Doon campus.
Kitchener - Downtown
N/AParking is limited to employees only. Email Parking Services for more information.

Parking information

  • Parking spaces are limited. Purchasing a permit does not guarantee a space will always be available. If permits are sold out, select 'Add to waitlist' in the Parking Portal. You will be notified if a permit becomes available.
  • You may park in any lot at your designated campus, adhering to parking lot signage. Review the site plan for the Kitchener - Doon parking lot locations. All other campuses are single lots. 
  • College departments have the opportunity to purchase visitor pass(es) for guests. Contact Parking Services for details.
  • Full-time employees (with the exception of contract employees) have the option of selecting payment through payroll deduction upon completing the purchase of a parking permit.
  • The Parking Portal allows an account holder to register two vehicles at a time. You are permitted to park one vehicle on campus at a time.
  • Motorcycles count as one of the two vehicles you are allowed to have registered to your parking permit. There is no special permit or sticker required in addition to, a valid parking permit, to park a motorcycle.
  • There are designated charging stations for electric vehicles at the Kitchener - Doon, Waterloo, Cambridge - Fountain Street and Guelph campuses.

Registering your vehicle information

  • If you are using an alternate vehicle to park at a Conestoga site, such as a new or temporary vehicle, ensure it is registered to avoid a parking ticket.
  • The Parking Portal only allows an account holder to actively register two vehicles at a time.
  • You can update your vehicle information any time by logging in to the Parking Portal and selecting the vehicle tab to register a new vehicle or replace a current vehicle.
  • If you do not see your vehicle model in the pre-populated drop-down list when registering your car, select the 'other' option. Ensure your licence plate information is correct.
  • You cannot register a vehicle that is registered on another user's account.

Waitlist

  • If term or monthly permits are sold out at a campus, select "Add to waitlist" in the Parking Portal. You will be notified by email if a permit becomes available. You will have two days to claim your waitlist spot from the date your waitlist email is received.
  • In the meantime, if a spot is available, please purchase daily parking through HonkMobile.

Accessible parking

Accessible parking is available at all campuses. View Find your campus site plan to locate designated areas.

Accessible parking spaces are designated at each campus with a provincial parking permit. You must purchase a parking pass for your campus to be able to park on campus.

Please contact Parking Services for assistance.

How to pay for parking

Daily, hourly or MultiPack passes

Hourly, daily or MultiPack parking is purchased easily online via the Honk Contactless Parking system (payable with Visa, Mastercard, Visa Debit or PayPal) or the HonkMobile app.

No app download is required.

The Honk system should be able to recognize your location if location sharing permissions are enabled on your device. If you do not allow location permissions for Honk, you will need to know the zone number of the parking lot your are in. The zone will be displayed on Honk signage in each lot.

Once you have accessed Honk (via web browser or app) sign up to register your vehicle and purchase parking. Ensure you follow the account verification steps required by HonkMobile.

How to purchase a MultiPack

You will need to sign up for a HonkMobile account to purchase a MultiPack.

  1. Visit https://parking.honkmobile.com/parking
  2. Change the Address Search field option to Zone ID (right-hand side using the drop down)
  3. Search “CONESTOGAMULTI” in the Zone ID
  4. Under "Long-Term Parking" select "see more"
  5. The 10 Passes MultiPack will appear as an option to purchase. Select the 10 Passes rate which will lead you to complete the purchase.
MultiPacks provide a discount rate for the purchase of 10 daily passes as a bundle, to be used as needed. MultiPacks expire (2) two years after the purchase date. No refunds are given for unused passes.

How to redeem your MultiPack passes

To use your MultiPack passes, you must redeem one day off your MultiPack each time you park at a Conestoga College campus. Each day redeemed is valid until 4 p.m.

If you travel between campuses, you are only required to redeem one pass at the start of your day. Your pass will be valid at all campuses you travel to.

  1. Open the HonkMobile app or log in to your HonkMobile account in a web browser. Your active MultiPack will be displayed on the front page under "Active Sessions."
  2. Select "Enter Zone ID" under "Pay for Parking." Enter in the MultiPack zone. The zone number is CONESTOGAMULTI.
  3. Select your current MultiPack and select "redeem a pass" (your remaining passes will be displayed at the top of the screen).
  4. Select MultiPack redemption rate ($0.00).
  5. Adjust your vehicle if necessary and select "park for free."
  6. Confirm your licence plate and session details.

Input the wrong licence plate?

You have up to 10 minutes from redeeming a pass to change the vehicle attached to the parking session. You can change the licence plate on the "session complete" page.

Refunds

Monthly and term parking permits are non-transferable.

Upon request, term permits are refundable on a pro-rated basis until July 31, 2022. To request a refund, email parking@conestogac.on.ca.

Hourly, daily and MultiPack passes, along with monthly permits, are non-refundable.

Conestoga employees: 2020 permits were refunded to employees within the May 2020 pay periods. Please check your pay stubs for those pay periods before contacting Parking Services.