Parking Information


Parking is available on downtown streets for two and four hour periods, as marked.

There are three downtown parking lots; the meter fee is 60 cents per hour:

  • Creek Park
  • Magnolia Avenue (just off of San Anselmo Avenue)
  • Pine Street
Please note: At Creek Park & Pine St lots plug in, all-electric vehicles are exempt from meter fees but are subject to time limits. 
At Magnolia parking lot electric vehicle charging stations are also available. Charging is free with paid parking.


The Town has an ordinance which prohibits overnight parking on any San Anselmo street between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. unless a valid, current overnight street parking permit has been issued and is affixed to the vehicle. For more information about the Town ordinance, click on this link: (SA Municipal Code 3-5.1207)

Overnight parking permits are issued by the Central Marin Police Authority, at the San Anselmo station, located at 525 San Anselmo Avenue. Visit the Central Marin Police Overnight parking page for more information.

Parking enforcement is managed by the Central Marin Police Authority.