Permit Parking

Below is information pertaining to permit parking at the Fairfield Center and Southport train stations. Click here for information on parking at the Fairfield Metro Station.  For information on Day Parking visit our Day Parking web page.

Permit Parking at the Fairfield Center and Southport stations is managed by the Parking Authority.

Permit Costs (for 7/1/20 - 6/30/21 Permit Year Only. This is a reduced rate from the previous year.)

Fairfield Center Station:   $350 annual permit 
Southport Station:            $250 annual permit

Please note effective January 1, 2020, CT sales and usage tax of 6.35% is charged on all parking services.

How to Obtain a Permit

Those who wish to obtain a permit to park at the Fairfield Center or Southport stations must sign up on a wait list by completing the online Parking Permit Wait List Form. One permit per household only, and permits are non-transferable.

Anyone needing to update information on the Fairfield or Southport Wait List must contact the Parking Authority by email or phone 203-256-3053. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT A SECOND WAIT LIST REQUEST ONLINE.

Permit Space Locations

Consult the Fairfield Center Station Parking Map to view the location of permit spaces at the Fairfield Center Station.  Contact the Parking Authority for information on space locations at the Southport Station.

Permit Replacements

Permits may not be adjusted. All changes to the permit must be done by the Parking Authority office. If you need to add or change a vehicle on your permit during the year, you will need to:

  1. Pay any outstanding tickets
  2. Bring to the Parking Authority office:
    1. Your current permit
    2. A copy of the new DMV registration(s) for the car(s) you are adding
    3. $15 cash or check/money order made payable to Parking Authority of Fairfield

A replacement permit will be made for you while you wait.

If You No Longer Need Your Permit

During the year, if you find you no longer have a need for your train station parking permit, you may return your permit for a partial refund.  Please bring the permit to the Parking Authority office. 

Contact Information

For questions or additional information on Permit Parking at the Fairfield Center and Southport Stations, contact the Parking Authority.  Visit the Fairfield Metro Station web page for information on parking at the Fairfield Metro Station.