The first year that residents apply for a permit, they must do so in person at the City of Urbana Finance Department, 400 S. Vine St., Urbana. At that time you will establish proof of residency with the following documents:
Proof of residency: Driver's license showing an address in the zone. Signed lease agreement Current utility bill
Current vehicle registration for each vehicle permitted.
What types of permits can I request online?
Temporary Overnight Online Permit Purchases (click below to begin):
Annual permit holders who have renewed for the 2012-2013 permit year will be able to purchase and print temporary overnight permits for visitors or themselves for up to five (5) consecutive days! The cost is $2.00 per day and multiple temporary permits can be purchased during the same online transaction. Different dates can also be entered to accommodate each users individual permit needs.
Purchase and Request Temporary Booklets Online (click below to begin):
Annual permit holders who have renewed for the 2012-2013 permit year can purchase Temporary 1-Day Overnight Booklets of 3 permits online for $5.00 each. Current permit holders can also request a Temporary Daytime Guest Booklet of 20 permits online at no cost. Booklets will be mailed out to the resident within 10 business days after the order is submitted.
If you have any questions about how our online permit transaction process works, please contact the Finance Department at (217) 384-2346.
Renewal periods will begin on August 1st of each year.
Residents can renew a permit online if:
You were issued a permit last year.
Your address is the same as last year.
Your vehicle is the same as last year.
Your plate number is the same as last year.
If any of the above information has changed, you will need to renew your permit in person at the City of Urbana Finance Department. For questions concerning online permit renewal, please call (217) 384-2346.