Parking By-Law No. 1 of 2017 is made under section 145 of the Local Government Act 1993 for the purpose of regulating and controlling the use of parking areas belonging to or controlled by the Burnie City Council and section 100 of the Local Government (Highways) Act 1982 for the purpose of prescribing compositions under that section.

Fees and Times

Operating Times for Parking Meters (on Street Parking)

Monday to Friday  9am to 6pm 
Saturdays 9am to 2pm 

All alterations to these times will be advertised and shown on parking equipment.

 Operating Times for Ground Level 'Open' Carparks 

 Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 6.00 pm 
 Saturdays             8.30 am to 2.00pm 

Vouchers can be purchased before this time, but will calculate from 8.30 am.

Operating Times for the Marine Terrace Multi Storey Carpark

 Monday to Sunday   6.30 am to 12.00 midnight 

Extended or altered closing times will be displayed on site in the car park when applicable.

Parking Fees

  • North Terrace (Basalt Columns),  Little Alexander St, Burnie Rail, Burnie Arts & Function Centre incur a charge of $1.40 per hour and King St and Portside ground level open car parks incur a charge of $1.20 per hour
  • Hilder Parade ground level open car park incurs a charge of $1.60 per hour
  • The Marine Terrace Multi Storey Car Park will incur a fee of $1.40 per hour or part thereof and $2.00 flat fee after 6.30pm Monday to Saturday. Sundays and Public Holidays are free.

In the case of on street parking please read the meter carefully. 

Download the CBD car parks diagram.

Parking Locations

Public car parks can be found in the following locations:

  • Marine Terrace Multi Storey No Time Limit
  • Civic Centre 4 Hour Time Limit
  • King Street No Time Limit Restrictions
  • Hilder Parade 3 Hour Limit
  • Burnie Rail Car Park No Time Limit Restrictions (early bird rate)
  • Little Alexander Street Car Park No Time Limit Restrictions
  • North Terrace (Basalt Columns) No Time Limit Restrictions (early bird rate)
  • Portside Car Park No Time Limit Restrictions (early bird rate)