Members of approved clubs along the foreshore can apply for a parking permit. These permits allow you to park for free along both sides of the foreshore and in the public car parks. You still need to park within the time limits.
Apply for a foreshore club parking permit
Before you apply, check your club is eligible and its address (below).
- apply online
- fill out and email the Foreshore Club Permit application form (PDF 29 KB)
- bring the form into a customer service counter with your ID and the required documents ready to pay the permit fee
Need help? Go to our step by step guide to applying online for a parking permit.
Clubs that are eligible for foreshore parking
|Foreshore Club||Property address for online applications|
|Albert Park Yachting and Angling Club||129B Beaconsfield Parade, Albert Park, VIC, 3206|
|Elwood Tennis Club||63a Ormond Esplanade Elwood, VIC, 3184|
|Lady Forster Kindergarten||63b Ormond Esplanade Elwood, VIC, 3184|
|Elwood Life Saving Club||11 Elwood Foreshore, VIC, 3184|
|Elwood Angling Club||3 Elwood Foreshore, VIC, 3184|
|Elwood Sailing Club||5 Elwood Foreshore, VIC, 3184|
|Middle Park Life Saving Club||38-40 Beaconsfield Parade, Port Melbourne, VIC, 3207|
|Port Melbourne Life Saving Club||38-40 Beaconsfield Parade, Port Melbourne, VIC, 3207|
|Port Melbourne Yacht Club||38 Beach St, Port Melbourne, VIC, 3207|
|Royal Melbourne Yacht Club||all of street Pier Road, St Kilda, VIC, 3182|
|Sandridge Life Saving Club||240 The Boulevard, Port Melbourne, VIC, 3207|
|South Melbourne Life Saving Club||72B Beaconsfield Parade, Albert Park, VIC, 3206|
|St Kilda Life Saving Club||34 Jacka Boulevard, St Kilda VIC 3182|
|Surf Life Saving Victoria||200 The Boulevard, Port Melbourne, VIC, 3207|
Where the permit is not valid
Foreshore parking permits do not allow you to park in:
- private car parks, including the St Kilda Sea Baths car park
- Shakespeare Grove car park or on the Lower Esplanade for free
- residential permit zones
- time restricted locations for longer than the time on the sign.
Permits do not exempt drivers from clearways and no stopping areas.
Don’t copy, reproduce or tamper with your permit. If we think a parking permit is being misused, we may ask Victoria Police to investigate it as a criminal offence.