RV parking

About RV parking

The City of Santa Ana’s Municipal Code does not allow RVs to park overnight on city streets. However, there is an RV Permit Parking program which allows RVs to park temporarily to load and unload. Permits may only be issued for up to 3 consecutive days and only up to 72 permits may be issued per calendar year per address. The request must be received by Traffic Engineering at least 7 business days prior to the requested Non-enforcement day. Once the request is approved by Traffic Engineering the Santa Ana Police Department will be notified of the temporary parking date(s) and location and the RV parking permit(s) will be issued to the requestor.

How to request a RV parking permit

To obtain an RV parking permit, a request must be placed with Traffic Engineering by phone at (714) 647-5623 or by e-mail at RVPermitParking@santa-ana.org

Is there a permit fee?

Yes, as of July 1, 2022, the City of Santa Ana is collecting a $5.00 fee for each RV Parking Permit issued.

How to pay for the RV Parking Permit(s)

This fee can be paid in person between 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday and every other Friday at our Public Works Counter in City Hall. Click Here for a list of holidays observed and Friday schedule.

Or you may send a check payable to the City of Santa Ana to the following address:

City of Santa Ana
Traffic Engineering, M-43
20 Civic Center Plaza
Santa Ana, CA 92702

Please write the MCT# in the Memo field of your check and include a brief note with your name and contact information.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact Traffic Engineering:

Phone: (714) 647-5623

Email: RVPermitParking@santa-ana.org

Address: 20 Civic Center Plaza M-43, Santa Ana, CA 92702


Monday-Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Alternating Fridays: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday: CLOSED


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