If you are performing valet operations (temporary zone, permanent zone, or serving as an Operator) in the right of way, these are the permits you will need. If you wish to provide valet services on private property contact the Development Services Department (DSD).  Read "Valet Zone Considerations" for a list of temporary and permanent valet zone requirements.


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What do I need to know before applying for my Temporary Valet Zone Permit?

  • Secure a licensed valet operator
    • Contact rightofway@austintexas.gov to request a current list of licensed valet operators, or see below for instructions on how to become a licensed valet operator
  • Propose a zone location
    • Zone requirements are outlined in the Valet Zone Considerations document linked above
  • You must provide the following documents:
    • A fully completed and notarized application
    • Map of routes to park and return vehicles
      • Clearly indicate the location of the valet zone in the parking facility
    • Contract with parking facility (if not already on file)
  • Permit fees are dependent upon number of parking spaces selected and duration of request

 

What do I need to know before applying for my Permanent Valet Zone Permit?

  • Secure a licensed valet operator
    • Contact rightofway@austintexas.gov to request a current list of licensed valet operators, or see below for instructions on how to become a licensed valet operator
  • Propose a zone location
    • Zone requirements are outlined in the Valet Zone Considerations document linked above
  • You must provide the following documents:
    • A fully completed and notarized application
    • Map of routes to park and return vehicles
      • Clearly indicate the location of the valet zone in the parking facility
    • Insurance (from the business that will be served by the zone)
    • Authorized Agent Form
    • Resolution of Authority
    • Photo of Proposed Zone (Screen shot of online images/map will NOT suffice)
    • Contract with parking facility (if not already on file)
  • Permit fees are dependent upon number of parking spaces selected and duration of request
  • Permanent Valet Zones must maintain a record of service data for the zone which includes the number of vehicles parked.  This data must be supplied upon zone renewal.
  • If the above requirements have been met and it is determined that a valet permit can be issued, zone signage installation can then proceed.
    • Signage installation fees apply and once these are paid typically take 3 weeks to install

 

How do I apply for a Temporary or Permanent Valet Zone?

Read “How to Apply for Permits on the ABC Website”.  Apply for permit at ABC.  Provide the following:

  • Description: Who, What, When, Where, Why, How
    • Example: ABC Valet requesting parking in the 300 blk of W 2nd NC, EE Pay Station 0441 for a private event at VENUE NAME. Will need 5 spaces on 08/23-08/24/21.
  • Attach the fully completed and notarized Valet Application

 

How do I renew my Permanent Valet Zone Permits?

Apply for renewal via SmartSheet.  Provide the following:

  • Attach the fully completed and notarized Valet Application
  • A detailed explanation of any changes
  • Temporary Valet Zone Permits cannot be renewed