Parking in Turkey

Understand the rules and regulations regarding parking on streets and in car parks, plus how to pay a parking fine in Turkey...

In residential areas, parking vehicles on the road is generally not permitted. Towns and cities in Turkey have parking lots and areas for parking, which are generally organised and under the control of the local municipality. Traffic police tow vehicles that are illegally parked and there are fines for parking in an area where parking is not permitted.

There is no metered parking in Turkey. In towns, parking officials collect fees for on-street parking. Parking fines can be paid at banks or post offices.