Borough Ordinance requires
that are parked at either of the train station lots,
the DPW/commuter bus
parking lot, or Eldorado
Knollcroft Gardens, Bergen Properties, Fair Lawn Park
Estates, or Hollow Run parking areas display a valid permit for the specific parking
area. (For the DPW/commuter bus parking lot
parking meters can be used, which do not
require a permit)
The parking lots/areas
are checked every weekday
(excluding holidays) and violators are ticketed.
All permits expire on December 31 and must be renewed annually.
The current permit fee schedule, including the quarterly pro-rated fees,
is listed below. The purchase of a parking permit does not
guarantee an available parking space. Spaces are on a first
come, first served basis. People wishing to
must renew by mail only!
To renew a permit,
please fill out the application form and mail
it to the Fair Lawn Police Department's Records
Bureau, 8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410, along with a self addressed
stamped envelope and either a check or money order with the appropriate
fee made payable to the BOROUGH OF FAIR LAWN. You will
receive your sticker AFTER December
Commuter Parking application
If you need a parking permit and it is
the first time you are purchasing one, you will need to apply in person
with your driver's license, vehicle registration, and up-to-date
identification that shows your correct address.
(For apartment parking areas, please bring a copy of your lease.)
If you must apply in person, the form could be
printed out on a home computer and completed before you get to the
municipal building. In person permit sales are
conducted 9 a.m. to 4:00
p.m. Monday through Friday, excepting
holidays, at the Fair Lawn Police Department Records Bureau located
at the Municipal Building.
The following applies to Erie
permit must be hung from the rear view mirror of the vehicle, colored side
facing the front windshield.
summonses issued for no permit must be resolved in court, even if a permit had
been issued. If you forget to hang your permit, you will receive a summons and
you must go to court!!!!
permits are not “vehicle specific”. The permit is valid for any car that you
use. Just hang your permit in whatever car you’re using for the day. The
permit is for your use only. Do not lend your permit to anyone for any
Violators will receive a summons, have their permit revoked, and
will be prohibited
from obtaining permits in the future.
your permit is lost or stolen, you’ll need to report it as such and purchase
a new permit. There are no free replacement permits.
purchase of permit does not guarantee you an available space. Spaces are first
come, first served.
permit does not give you permission to park in the lot from 2 a.m. to 5. a.m.
Should your vehicle need to be in the lot overnight, please contact the
overnight parking hotline at 201-794-5399 prior to 2
7. All permits expire
December 31 of the issuing year.
Please do not call the police
department’s emergency telephone numbers or 9-1-1 with Erie parking permit
questions. Questions about parking permits can be directed to the Fair Lawn
Police Record’s Bureau at 201-794-5418 or 5419, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday
through Friday (excluding holidays).