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Parking Information

PARKING METERS & PERMITS IN EFFECT STARTING SATURDAY, MAY 30, 2020

The Parking Department is located at 1 City Hall Drive, off of Lake Avenue behind 30 Lake Ave.

Parking Department Office Summer Hours: Monday through Sunday, 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Saturday, May 30th through the second Sunday after Labor Day. 

Parking Department Office Winter Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (closed state holidays)

Summer Permit Parking

Rehoboth Beach Parking GuideKeep in mind; all non-metered areas of the City require a parking permit 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Saturday, May 30th through the second Sunday following Labor Day. Parking vehicles over 21' 2" in length is restricted. Call 302-227-6184 for special instructions. The City of Rehoboth Beach is not responsible for lost or stolen parking permits. 

Please see the PDF icon Rehoboth Beach Summer Parking Map.

Resident Free Parking Permits:

Please return your application with a copy of your current registration for non-transferable permits through the mail or dropbox in front of City Hall. Your permits will be mailed to you. 

Residents that need to purchase additional transferable permits can note on their application how many you would like to purchase. Please include payment ($250.00 per hangtag) with your application via mail or dropbox in front of City Hall. Your hangtags will be mailed to you.

For more information, please call City Hall at 302-227-6181.

Visitor and Business Parking Permits:

Visitors and Businesses can purchase transferable and non-transferable parking permits starting April 1, 2020, by filling out a PDF icon Seasonal Parking Permit Application and sending in payment via mail or the dropbox located in front of the Parking Department. Your permits will be mailed to you. Additional permits may be purchased through the Parking Department.

Businesses are eligible for one free transferable parking permit with a valid business license and should contact the Building & Licensing Department at 302-227-6181 ext. 222. Additional permits may be purchased through the Parking Department.

For questions or more information, please call the Parking Department at 302-227-6184.

Scooter Parking Permits:

Anyone interested in purchasing scooter parking permits starting April 1, 2020, can fill out the PDF icon Scooter Parking Permit Application and send in payment via mail or the dropbox located in front of the Parking Department. Your permits will be mailed to you.

For questions or more information, please call the Parking Department at 302-227-6184.

Parking meters are in effect from:

  • Saturday, May 30, 2020, through the second Sunday following Labor Day, from 10 a.m. until 10 p.m.
  • All parking meters have a maximum of a 12-hour limit. 
  • Meter rates are $3 an hour on Rehoboth Avenue from the Boardwalk to Fourth Street, Baltimore, and Wilmington Avenues from the Boardwalk to Second Street and First Street from Baltimore Avenue to Wilmington Avenue. All other meters in the City are $2 an hour. Meters are payable by quarters, credit card, or via Parkmobile or call 877-727-5758. Please note that not all methods are available at all locations.
  • All 30-minute spaces and accessible spaces require payment during the parking meter season.

We are using a system as an alternative to credit cards at the parking meters, it is called Park Mobile. For more information and to sign up for this service please visit their website at us.parkmobile.com.

Change machines are available at the following locations:

  • The Bandstand on Rehoboth Avenue
  • First Street & Rehoboth Avenue
  • The third block of Rehoboth Avenue (on the island across from City Hall)
  • 306 Rehoboth Avenue (Chamber of Commerce)
  • Change may also be obtained at the Parking Meter Department at 1 City Hall Drive, off of Lake Avenue behind 30 Lake Ave.

ADA Parking

  • ADA vehicles must pay meter fees or purchase a parking permit.