By Phone

Contact the Parking Operations Staff at (352) 334-2569

This service is available Monday through Friday 7am – 6pm, except federal holidays.

Meter Malfunctions

Use 311GNV to report the problem AND meter number. We will check the meter within a timely manner and promptly provide a return call to you.

In Person

Gainesville City Hall
200 E. University Ave
Gainesville, Florida 32601

Call the Billing and Collections Office
Permits: (352) 334-5024
Citations: (352) 334-5025

Monday through Friday
8:00am – 4:30pm

Visit this location to purchase a neighborhood permit or pay a citation.
24-hour payment dropbox located at the front of building


Email us at:

  • Use 311GNV to report graffiti, potholes, overgrown lots and damaged or missing street signs
  • Praise a City of Gainesville employee
  • Purchase a neighborhood parking permit online
  • View our City Department Directory to find individual departments and staff
  • Many city services can be completed on the city’s website – select the Community tab to take action.