***Parking may be affected due to construction of the new Science & Technology Building. Please click here for parking updates and alternative locations on campus***

Parking Locations

Short-Term (Visitor) Parking: Located south of Building ‘B’ off Ontario Street. Staff parking permits are not valid in this area.

Long-Term (Daily) Parking and Vehicles with Parking Permits: In the parkade under the new Library/Classroom Building, and in the two Main Lots: on the west side of the campus and the southeast corner of the campus.

Motorcycle / Scooter Parking / E-Bikes: Free in designated motorcycle parking spaces south of the Library building.  

Bicycle Parking: Throughout campus - see detailed information on bicycle routes and parking.

601 W. Broadway Campus - For more information on this campus, please review this document (pdf). Be advised that public parking in the area is limited.

Parking Lot Hours

Monday to Friday: 7am to 11:30pm
Saturday and Sunday: 7am to 7pm
Statutory Holidays: Parking lots locked
During Studio 58 and athletic events that run later than posted hours, the lots will remain open later.

Parking Rates

Long-Term (Daily) Parking

Payment can be made at any parking pay station on campus.

$3.50 for 4 hours
$7.00 all day (until lots close)
$3.50 flat rate after 5pm
$3.50 daily flat rate on weekend

Short-Term (Visitor) Parking:

$1.50 per half hour
Payment must be made at “Short-Term” pay station inside Building ‘B’.

How to Pay for Parking

Long-Term (Daily) Parking

Langara College parking lots operate on a pay-by-stall system.  You will need to remember your parking stall number to pay for parking.  Enter your stall number at any available parking pay station.  Select the desired parking rate option, and follow onscreen instructions to pay by coin or credit card.  You do not need to display your receipt on dash. 

Short-Term (Visitor) Parking

Located south of Building ‘B’, stalls 924-948 are designated Short-Term Parking. Enter your stall number at the Short-Term pay station inside Building ‘B’ to pay for parking. You do not need to display your receipt on dash.

Impark Pay-by-Phone

Call 604-662-7275 (PARK) from your mobile phone and follow the prompts to pay for parking. Credit card and initial registration is required. Please see Impark website for more information.

Parking Permits

Parking permits are available for employees only.

Out of service Pay Stations

If the pay station is out of order, contact the Meter Out-of-Order line at 1-866-277-5501 and give them your licence plate number.

Auto Assistance

If you are experiencing vehicle problems while parked at Langara College, Impark offers the following complimentary services: fuel delivery, locked key retrieval, battery start, flat tire change, and will arrange for a tow (at driver’s expense) if necessary. Call 1-877-771-7383(PETE) to arrange with Impark staff.

Restricted Parking

Short-term spaces - intended for quicker visits to campus, available to users at a higher parking rate

Langara Students' Union spaces - restricted to Student Union personnel; vehicles must display special tags

Loading zones - for unloading and loading only for a maximum of 15 minutes

Disabled parking - East of Building ‘B’ off Ontario Street. You must display a valid blue and white SPARC decal in your vehicle and pay for parking, or your vehicle will be ticketed. This area is accessible to all areas of the campus and close to elevators and automatic doors in `A' and 'B' Buildings. Don't forget to pay for parking!

Car pool parking - in designated areas only; vehicles must display special permit

Service yard off Ontario Street - restricted to college service vehicles only

Preferred lot - located on the North East corner restricted to employee vehicles displaying special permit

Street parking - Please note parking regulations on the streets around Langara. 'Resident Only' parking is in effect between 44th Avenue and 56th Avenue and from Cambie Street to Main Street. If you park on these streets, your vehicle may be ticketed and towed.

Overnight Parking

Gates are locked at 11:30pm Monday to Friday and at 7pm Saturday and Sunday. Any vehicles left in the lot will be towed at your expense. In case of emergency or mechanical failure, you may leave your vehicle for one night only and at your own risk. Notify the Security Office (A Building, across from Bookstore).


The Colleges provides designated E-Bike parking and access to power in order to charge E-Bikes. While on campus, E-Bikes should only park in the Motorcycle Parking Area south of the Library building, or in the Bicycle Rack Area located between the Security Office and the main entrance to Building A.

Imperial Parking Canada Corporation
General Inquiries (24 hours): 604-681-7311
Meter Out-of-Order: 1-866-277-5501

Meter Refunds: 604-331-7118
Notice Disputes: 604-909-3933 or 1-800-315-7275
Towing (Drake): 604-251-3344