IWK

1.902.470.8888

1.888.470.5888

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Telecare: 811
5850/5980 University Ave., Halifax, NS B3K 6R8

Parking at the IWK

* Please note that due to standard inflation on operating and maintaining facilities, the IWK Health Centre parking rates will be increasing as of July 1, 2015. See below for info.

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.)

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.

* IWK Parking Rate Changes as of July 1, 2015

Due to standard inflation on operating and maintaining facilities, the IWK Health Centre parking rates will be increasing as of July 1, 2015. The details of the upcoming changes are as follows:

Daily Parking Rates (Monday to Friday) - Effective July 1, 2015

Daily maximum rates will increase to $14 (an increase of $1). 

Night, Weekend and Holiday Parking Rates - Effective July 1, 2015

The daily maximum rate will rise to $5 (an increase of $1).

Patient Weekly Pass rates- Effective July 1, 2015

Week One - $30– an increase of $5

Each Subsequent Week $25 - an increase of $5

If you have questions or comments please feel free to contact IWK Parking Coordinator, Terry Nauss at 902-470-8286.