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Live Oak Parking Program

Due to COVID-19 impacting our community, the Live Oak Parking Program (LOPP) will begin parking enforcement Friday, April 17, 2020.


Any vehicle not displaying a 2020 LOPP permit will receive a citation. Enforcement will be weekends and holidays. Residents in the LOPP zones and Seasonal permit holders are encouraged to apply for their 2020 season permit ASAP. Please follow the instructions on our website to apply for these permits. 


Also starting April 17, 2020, day passes may be purchased from any of the four pay stations located in the Live Oak Parking Program zones.  


Please use the links on the left to obtain more information regarding Business, Residential, Seasonal and Day Visitors permits.


For all inquiries: 
call 831-454-2160 or email

Day Permit: Place permit face up on dashboard. Day permits may be purchased to park within the zone area through automated pay stations available at four locations within the LOPP zone. Cash and credit cards are accepted at the pay stations. Day permits are nontransferable between vehicles and valid only when properly visible on the day it was purchased. Vehicles properly displaying a Disabled Placard or a Disabled Veteran Plate, are not required to purchase a day permit. The LOPP day permits are valid between 5th Ave and 38th Ave. Pay stations accept coin, cash and credit card. They do not dispense change.


Pay Station 1: At the roundabout, 5th Avenue and East Cliff Drive

Pay Station 2: 9th Avenue and East Cliff Drive

Pay Station 3: East Cliff Drive between 18th Avenue and 19th Avenue

Pay Station 4: 32nd Avenue and Pleasure Point Drive (beach side) across from the Point Market Café

Main Contact
701 Ocean Street, Room 410
Santa Cruz, California 95060

Effective 6/1/2020
Open to the public
Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Holiday Closures

Permits: (831) 454-2670
Permits: (831) 454‐2990
Public Works: (831) 454‐2160
Fax: (831) 454‐2385

Email Live Oak &
Soquel Village Parking