Disability / Alternative Parking
Alternative Parking for Disability Permits
Minneapolis offers an alternative parking program for people with disability license plates or disability certificates at all municipal parking facilities. The City encourages private ramps to also offer parking alternatives. Each facility has its own guidelines and rates.
Disability parking is available at:
For clearance information visit:
- Maximum clearance page for a list of ramps and municipal facilities clearance information
- Off-street Minneapolis Parking for detailed ramp information and their locations
Disability parking services are handled by:
Traffic & Parking Services
300 Border Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55405
Please note: Traffic & Parking Services does not issue disability license plates or disability certificates (hanging tags).
Applications for disability license plates or a disability certificate can be found anywhere you purchase license plates or get your drivers license renewed. Visit a Hennepin County Service Center or call 612- 348-8240 for a location near you.
More information and application forms can be found online at Minnesota Department of Public Safety or by calling 651- 296-6911 (8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.).
If you do not have disability license plates or a disability certificate, you must obtain one before applying for a disability parking zone or transfer zone.
If you have questions, please contact a 311 Customer Service agent so they can connect you with the appropriate person.
Call 311 or 612- 673-3000, TTY 612- 673-2157.
Submit a 311 contact us form with your questions or comments.
Last updated Jan 22, 2018