Parking Rules for the City of Anna Maria

Parking Regulations
Parking violations include, but are not limited to:
  1. Signs Prohibit Parking
  2. Parking on sidewalk
  3. Parking on street (all tires must be off of the pavement)
  4. Parked facing the wrong direction
  5. Angle Parking
  6. Parked within 30' of stop sign
  7. Parked within 20' of intersection
  8. Double Parked
  9. Blocking Driveway
  10. Parked between 10 p.m. - 6 a.m.
  11. Other parking violations not specifically listed above
  12. Handicapped parking only

If you have received a parking ticket:
If a person is issued a parking citation, he or she can elect to pay the citation or contest it through a Special Magistrate hearing. The person cited is allowed 7 days to make payment or file to contest.  However, after this time period, if the citation is not paid additional late fee(s) will be applied.

To pay a parking violation: In person at City Hall (Monday thru Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.) 10005 Gulf Dr or at City Hall Annex located at 307 Pine Ave or mail to: PLEASE BRING YOUR COPY OF THE PARKING CITATION WHEN YOU APPEAR.

Anna Maria City Hall
P.O. Box 779
Anna Maria, Fl 34216-0779
Pay online:                    

                                                      To Dispute A Parking Violation:
Email your contact information along with the violation number to  Please include your mailing address to be sent the notice of hearing to appear before a Special Magistrate. 

Note: If an appeal of the violation is filed with the city and the violator fails to prevail, the Special Magistrate shall assess a fine against the violator at the amount listed on the citation and assessed costs and fees, which are all expenses incurred by the city relating to its Code Inspector, Special Magistrate, City Attorney, expert witnesses, Administrative Staff, and expenses relating to services of notices, publication and other miscellaneous costs reasonably necessary in the prosecution pursuant to this ordinance of the specific violations of the city code as determined by order of the Special Magistrate.

For parking related questions please call 941-708-6130, ext. 123.