Lost, Stolen or Destroyed Permit

Replacement needed

Follow these steps if you need a replacement for a lost, stolen, or destroyed permit, or a replacement for a permit you ordered and never received:

  1. Complete and sign this Missing Permit Report. Note: Not all browsers support online PDF form-filling. If yours does not, download and print the form instead.
  2. Bring your signed report to the Parking Services front counter. If you don’t have the report with you, you may request a form at the counter.
  3. Present some kind of photo identification.
  4. Pay a $10 replacement fee. There is no fee for a permit that was never received.

Your replacement permit will be mailed to you within 2–5 business days. If your permit was never received, your request will be processed immediately.

No replacement needed

Follow these steps to report a lost, stolen or destroyed permit for which you do not need a replacement:

  1. Complete and sign this Missing Permit Report. Note: Not all browsers support online PDF form-filling. If yours does not, download and print the form instead.
  2. Click the form’s Submit button to email the report to our office.

You can expect to receive an email acknowledgment within 2–5 business days.

Found permit

If you find a permit, please return it to the Permit Office immediately. Unauthorized use of a lost or stolen permit is subject to serious penalties, including citation and fines.

  • The University reserves the right to limit the use of parking areas to specific vehicle types as required by facility design or other considerations. 
  • The University may change any parking zone designation.
  • The University may close, either temporarily or permanently, any parking area. Advance notice of parking area changes or closings is provided whenever practical.
  • Parking permits are granted for the purpose of transportation to and from campus. Garaging (storing) your vehicle on campus is prohibited unless you are a Residence Hall Tenant with the appropriate permit.
  • Parking permits are issued solely by Parking Services based on eligibility criteria, such as (but not limited to) faculty, staff, commuter, or residential student.
  • Permits remain the property of UCSB and are not transferable.
  • Permits are issued when the applicant has paid the required fee and provided proof of eligibility.
  • Failure to provide and maintain accurate information on the parking permit application may result in citation, fine, the loss of parking privileges and referral to the Campus Police or the Dean of Students for disciplinary action.