When you park at a teal sign, your parking dollars go right back into the local community—for better lighting, enhanced security, cleaning, repairs and other improvements to your downtown parking district. It's our mission to make your parking experience as seamless and cost-effective as possible. After all, we live, work and play here too!
Check the map to find free, two-hour DIB parking available daily throughout downtown. Enjoy free on-street parking after 7pm Mon-Sat. And all DIB parking is free on Sundays—including the Jefferson St. Garage!
Download the Passport Parking app to securely pay for parking with your debit or credit card and extend your session on the go.
TIP: Set up your profile in advance and you’re ready to park and play!
Look for DIB pay stations with the teal signs to park at DIB-managed lots, on-street parking and the Jefferson Street Garage.
REMEMBER: Have your tag number handy before paying.
You can still use a parking meter at any DIB-managed parking space!
Parking passes, good at any DIB parking lot or garage, are available for employees and residents of the DIB parking district. Click below to get started.Buy a parking pass
DIB parking ambassadors strive to ensure that free parking is readily available for everyone and not monopolized, that handicapped parking is accessible and never blocked or misused, and that the downtown parking district is safe and welcoming to all visitors all the time, through the enforcement of parking laws and ordinances put into place by local, state and national government. When you have a question or need assistance, they are ready and willing to help!
Please call 1-866-890-2807 with your citation number and credit card payment information (Visa, MasterCard or AmEx only).
Write your citation and plate number on the front of your payment to ensure proper credit. Make check or money order payable to: DPMD, then mail to:
PO Box 12332
Pensacola, FL 32591
Visit a Synovus Bank teller at the Downtown Plaza Branch Office or Drive-Thru located on the first floor at 125 W. Romana St, Pensacola, FL.
Parking citations must be paid within 15 calendar days from the issue date of the citation, or a late penalty will be assessed.
You can appeal a parking citation any time within 15 days of the citation issue date—after 15 days, appeals are automatically denied. Submit an appeal online or by mail (postmarked within 15 days of citation issue date). To appeal a citation by mail, follow the directions on your citation. Please note: An administrative fee of $15 is automatically assessed when an appeal is denied, regardless of the reason.
Please note: As of Mar. 1, 2020, you will receive a $10 fine for your first citation. This amount will increase to $20 for the second citation, $40 for the third citation and every citation beyond that will incur a $100 fine.
Looking for alternative ways to get to Downtown Pensacola without having to park? Click here for the Escambia County Area Transit (ECAT) bus routes and maps