2021 Parking Permit
If your vehicle displays a valid 2021 Parking Permit, you do not have to use a parking pay station. Parking Permits may be purchased online (at any time) or in person (reservations recommended) at 286 Hawkins Road in Centereach during the following days and hours:
- Monday - Friday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Resident Parking Permit Fees
- $25 for first vehicle
- $15 for each additional vehicle in household
- $5 for Senior Citizens (60+), Handicapped and Veterans per vehicle
- Free for Service-Connected Disabled Veterans
Non-Resident Parking Permit Fee
- $350 per vehicle
Parking Pay Stations
If your vehicle does not display a valid 2021 Parking Permit, you must pay for parking at one of pay stations.
Directions for Using Pay Stations
Parking is not guaranteed unless vehicle is physically in a parking space. Parking cannot be paid prior to arrival and securing a parking space.
- Park your vehicle. Vehicles must be parked head-in and within marked lines.
- Remember your license plate number or use your smartphone to take a photo of your vehicle license plate.
- Enter your license plate number at the pay station or use the Flowbird App and pay with your smartphone.
- Select parking duration.
- Pay with cash or credit card. Pay Stations do not dispense change. All pay stations accept coins or credit cards. Gray colored pay stations accept $1, $5 and $10 bills.
- Proceed to your destination. There is no need to display a ticket or receipt on vehicle dashboard.
- Monday - Friday: $2.00 per hour
- Saturday, Sunday and Holidays: $3.00 per hour
- Daily Rate (Port Jefferson and Sandspit Marina only): $25 up to 24 hours
- Weekly Rate (Port Jefferson and Sandspit Marina only): $150 up to 7 days
Pay Station Locations/Hours of Operation
- Cedar Beach: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
- Cedar Beach West: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
- Cedar Beach Fishing Pier: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm*
- Corey Beach: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm*
- Holtsville Ecology Site/Pool: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
- Port Jefferson Marina: 24 hours
- Sandspit Marina: 24 hours*
- Shoreham Beach: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm*
- West Meadow Beach: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm*
*Night Fishing Permit required from 5:00 pm - 6:00 am. Parking Permit or Pay Station required all other hours.