The Gardena Police Department is responsible for enforcing parking regulations pursuant to the California Vehicle and Gardena Municipal Code. If you have a parking related problem in your neighborhood contact the Gardena Police Department at (310) 323-7911. If you have a questions regarding a parking citation contact (310) 217-6155 for additional information.


  • To pay online, visit – Credit/Debit Cards Accepted
    Payments may be made over the telephone by calling 1-855-544-9367– Credit/Debit Cards Accepted
  • By U.S. Mail – Use the envelope supplied with the citation. Apply postage and insert the payment in the amount(s) indicated on the citation by check or money order – no cash please.
  • In Person – at the Gardena Police Department Traffic Services window
    1718 W. 162nd Street
    Gardena, CA 90247
    Hours: Mon – Fri (8am – 4:30pm)
    The city accepts payment in cash, by check (with ID), by VISA, MC, Discover card


In accordance with Gardena Municipal Code 10.28.290, a parking permit is required in several areas of the City during specific days and times to limit vehicular congestion occasioned by persons attending events at facilities located in close proximity to these areas. The parking permit districts and effective hours of operation. If you recently moved to a neighborhood that requires a parking permit, the application form is provided below or you can visit the Gardena Police Department located at 1718 W 162nd Street, Gardena. For additional information contact (310) 217-6155 or visit