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5850/5980 University Ave., Halifax, NS B3K 6R8

Parking at the IWK


The IWK's multi-level public parkade is located on University Avenue for patient, familiy and visitor use. When you enter into the parkade you will receive an entry ticket. Please take this ticket with you when you enter the Health Centre. Parking payment is required before you return to your car.

Paying for Parking

Cash Payment - If you wish to pay for your parking with cash, automated parking pay stations are located in the IWK Gallery, near both entrances to the parkade.

Debit/Credit payment -  For those paying for their parking using debit or credit, please visit the Protection Services Desk, located on the 2nd floor inside the Women's Building Lobby.  

Daily Parking Rates

  • First Hour - $3.00
  • Second Hour - $2.00
  • Third Hour - $2.00
  • Fourth Hour - $2.00
  • Fifth Hour - $2.00
  • Sixth Hour - $2.00

Daily maximum rate: $13.00 (6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.)

Night Parking Rates

  • First Hour - $2.00
  • Second Hour - $2.00

Nightly maximum rate: $4.00 (6:00 p.m. - 6:00 a.m.)

Please note: The rates listed above are for each hour, or any part thereof. The night rate will be automatically added if your park time extends past 6:00 p.m.