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Parking Reminder for Centre Wellington

With the recent levels of snow accumulation, Wellington County OPP has seen an increase in the number of complaints pertaining to parking and snow removal access. OPP would like to remind everyone of some of the parking bylaws that exist in Wellington County.

  •  No parking in front of (or within 1 metre) of a driveway.
  • No parking within 3 metres of a fire hydrant.
  • No parking with left wheels to the curb or edge of the street.
  • No parking more than 0.15 metres from the curb or edge of the street.
  • No parking upon a street (or municipal parking) lot between the hours of 2 and 6 am of any day during the months of November, December, January, February and March.
  • No parking where painted guide lines exist except within such guide lines.
  • No parking on a street (or municipal parking) for a period longer than 24 consecutive hours.
  • No parking on or over a sidewalk.
  • No parking within 9 metres of an intersection, pedestrian crossover or crosswalk.
  • No parking in a school bus loading zone.
  • No parking on the street for the purpose of repairing, washing or maintenance a vehicle.
  • No parking within 15 metres of any railroad crossing.
  • No parking in such a manner as to interfere with the movement of traffic or the clearing of snow from the street.
  • No stopping in a school bus loading zone.
  • No stopping with left wheels to the curb of the street.

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