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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION,
DRIVER AND MOTOR VEHICLE SERVICES DIVISION

 

DIVISION 80

PARKING

735-080-0000

Procedures for the Issuance of Parking Permits for Winter Recreation Parking Areas

The following procedures apply to the issuance of Winter Recreation Parking Permits (Sno-Park permits) that are required to park certain vehicles in winter recreation parking areas:

(1) There are three types of Sno-Park permits: Annual, Three-day, and Daily. Each permit type is printed a different color for purposes of identification. Sno-Park permits are valid as follows:

(a) The Annual permit is valid for a one year period beginning November 1 and must be displayed from November 1 to April 30;

(b) The Three-day permit is valid for three consecutive days. Example: a three-day Sno-Park permit purchased for use on Monday expires at midnight on Wednesday;

(c) The Daily permit is valid for one day, and expires at midnight on the day for which it is issued.

(2) Sno-Park permits must be displayed inside the vehicle, near the lower left corner of the windshield.

(3) Sno-Park permits are issued to any person upon request and payment of the applicable fees. Permits may be transferred from vehicle to vehicle.

(4) DMV may appoint Sno-Park permit sales agents to issue Sno-Park permits to the public on behalf of the Division. Any person or business wishing to be appointed as a Sno-Park permit sales agent must enter into a Sno-Park permit sales agent agreement with DMV.

(5) Sno-Park permit fees are established by the Oregon Transportation Commission under OAR 734-020-0070.

(6) DMV will maintain records on the number and type of Sno-Park permits issued, and the fee amounts collected from the sale of Sno-Park permits. The date of issuance or to whom a permit is issued will not be recorded.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 184.616, 184.619, 802.010, 802.600 & 811.595
Stats. Implemented: ORS 802.600, 810.170, 811.590, 811.595 & 811.600
Hist.: MV 83, f. & ef. 11-16-77; MV 7-1978, f. 10-20-78, ef. 10-23-78; MV 1-1979(Temp), f. & ef. 1-22-79; MV 5-1979, f. & ef. 10-18-79; MV 10-1983, f. 10-5-83, ef. 10-15-83; MV 34-1987, f. & ef. 11-2-87; Administrative Renumbering 3-1988, Renumbered from 735-041-0010; MV 8-1993, f. & cert. ef. 10-21-93; DMV 4-2000(Temp), f. 7-18-00, cert. ef. 7-18-00 thru 1-13-01; DMV 14-2000, f. & cert. ef. 12-14-00; DMV 25-2008, f. & cert. ef. 9-11-08

735-080-0020

Issuance of Disabled Person Parking Permits

(1) Individual — The Driver and Motor Vehicle Services Division of the Oregon Department of Transportation (DMV) will issue an individual disabled person parking permit or decal, or both, as described in ORS 811.605 to an applicant whose completed application (DMV form 735-265) includes:

(a) The applicant’s name and address;

(b) The applicant’s driver license number, disability golf cart driver permit number or identification card number; and

(c) A certificate, as required by ORS 811.604, that the applicant is a person with a disability.

(2) Wheelchair User — DMV will issue a wheelchair user disabled person parking permit or decal, as described in ORS 811.613, to an applicant whose completed application (DMV form 735-265) includes:

(a) The applicant’s name and address;

(b) The applicant’s driver license number, disability golf cart driver permit number or identification card number;

(c) A certificate, as described in ORS 811.604, showing that the applicant is a person with a disability and the person has a condition that requires the use of a wheelchair or similar low-powered motorized or mechanically propelled vehicle designed specifically for use by a person with a physical disability; and

(d) The applicant certifies that he or she uses a wheelchair or similar vehicle and requires a van accessible parking space.

(3) Temporary Disability — DMV will issue a temporary disabled person parking permit, valid for a maximum of six months, to a person whose completed application (DMV form 735-265) includes:

(a) The applicant’s name and address;

(b) The applicant’s driver license number, disability golf cart driver permit number, identification card number, or customer number, if one has been assigned by DMV; and

(c) A certificate, as required by ORS 811.604, except that it certifies that the applicant is temporarily disabled for less than four years. If the certificate specifies an ending date of the disability that is less than six months, that date will be used as the expiration date of the permit.

(4) Foreign Visitor — DMV will issue a foreign visitor permit valid for 30 days to a person who meets the requirements of ORS 811.611. If the person does not have a disabled person permit or certificate issued by the country that issued the person’s passport or visa, the person must provide a certificate meeting the requirements of ORS 811.604(1).

(5) Program — DMV will issue a program disabled person parking permit, as described under ORS 811.607, to a program that regularly operates at least one vehicle for the transportation of persons with disabilities, including, but not limited to a nonprofit organization, an agency, a residential care facility, an assisted living facility, a medical or persons with disabilities transportation service, or an adult foster care home. The program’s completed application (DMV form 735-265 PP) must include:

(a) The program’s name and address;

(b) The name of the program’s contact person;

(c) A certification that the program is an organization, agency or business that regularly transports persons with disabilities; and

(d) The number of vehicles in the program that regularly transports persons with disabilities.

(6) Family - DMV will issue a family disabled person parking permit to a family that has more than one person with disabilities residing in the same household. The applicant must be an adult family member and the applicant’s completed application (DMV form 735-265 FPP) must include;

(a) The name and address of the applicant;

(b) A certificate, as required by ORS 811.609, that the family includes at least two persons with a disability, including the name of each family member with a disability; and

(c) The number of vehicles regularly used by the family to transport those family members with a disability.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 801.235, 802.010, 811.602, 811.607 & 811.609
Stats. Implemented: ORS 811.602 & 811.604, 811.605, 811.606, 811.607 & 811.609
Hist.: MV 11-1985, f. 9-19-85, ef. 9-20-85; MV 30-1986, f. 12-31-86, ef. 1-1-87; Administrative Renumbering 3-1988, Renumbered from 735-110-08810; MV 38-1989, f. & cert. ef. 10-3-89; MV 20-1991, f. 9-18-91, cert. ef. 9-29-91; DMV 20-2007, f. 12-24-07, cert. ef. 1-1-08; DMV 29-2009, f. 12-22-09, cert. ef. 1-1-10; DMV 4-2011, f. & cert. ef. 3-16-11

735-080-0040

Replacement of Disabled Person Parking Permits

(1) DMV may replace a disabled person parking permit, including an individual permit, a wheelchair user permit, a temporary permit, a temporary duplicate permit, and a permit with a parking identification card as described in OAR 735-080-0060. To replace a permit or decal, the holder may apply for replacement in person at a DMV field office or by mail to the DMV Driver Issuance Unit — Parking Permits Clerk at 1905 Lana Ave NE, Salem, OR, 97314. All replacements for program and family permits are required to apply by mail to the DMV Driver Issuance Unit — Parking Permits Clerk at 1905 Lana Ave NE, Salem, OR, 97314. The holder must submit an Application for a Person with a Disability Parking Permit (DMV form 735-265) as described in OAR 735-080-0020 or 735-080-0060 that includes:

(a) The name, address and Oregon driver license or permit number (ODL), identification card number (ID) or customer number;

(b) A certification that the original disabled person parking permit is lost or destroyed; and

(c) A certification that the applicant continues to qualify for the permit.

(2) If a required certificate as described in ORS 811.604 or 811.609 is not on file with DMV, DMV will not replace a lost or stolen disabled person parking permit. The person must apply for an original disabled person permit as set forth in OAR 735-080-0020.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 184.616, 184.619, 811.602, 811.607 & 811.609
Stats. Implemented: ORS 811.602, 811.604, 811.605, 811.606, 811.607 & 811.609
Hist.: MV 11-1985, f. 9-19-85, ef. 9-20-85; MV 30-1986, f. 12-31-86, ef. 1-1-87; Administrative Renumbering 3-1988, Renumbered from 735-110-0830; MV 38-1989, f. & cert. ef. 10-3-89; MV 20-1991, f. 9-18-91, cert. ef. 9-29-91; DMV 6-1996, f. & cert. ef. 8-15-96; DMV 12-2000, f. & cert. ef. 9-21-00; DMV 18-2001(Temp), f. & cert. ef. 9-21-01 thru 3-19-01; DMV 6-2002, f. & cert. ef. 3-14-02; DMV 20-2007, f. 12-24-07, cert. ef. 1-1-08; DMV 29-2009, f. 12-22-09, cert. ef. 1-1-10; DMV 4-2011, f. & cert. ef. 3-16-11

735-080-0046

Expiration and Renewal of Disabled Person Parking Permits

(1) An individual or wheelchair user permit or decal expires on the expiration date of the person’s driver license, disability golf cart permit, identification card or parking identification card. The permit or decal must be renewed within one year from the date of expiration of the permit. To renew a permit or decal, the holder must appear in person at a DMV field office if also renewing a driver license, disability golf cart permit or identification card. Otherwise, the holder may renew by mail by submitting:

(a) The Parking Placard and Driver license or ID card Renewal Reminder (DMV form 735-7353) that includes a Certificate of Disability completed by the holder’s physician; or

(b) An Application for a Person with a Disability Parking Permit, on DMV form 735-265 as described in OAR 735-080-0020, that includes a Certificate of Disability completed by the holder’s physician, certified nurse practitioner or physician assistant.

(2) To renew a disabled person parking permit with a parking identification card as described in OAR 735-080-0060 the holder must submit by mail, to the DMV Driver Issuance Unit — Parking Permits Clerk at 1905 Lana Ave NE, Salem, OR, 97314, a completed Non-Photo Parking ID Card and Disabled Person’s Parking Permit Application (DMV form 735-265) that includes a Certificate of Disability completed by the holder’s physician, certified nurse practitioner or physician assistant.

(3) A program permit expires eight years from the date of issuance. DMV will renew and issue new permit(s) if the program continues to qualify and completes DMV form 735-265PP. The form must be mailed to DMV, Driver Issuance Unit, 1905 Lana Avenue NE, Salem, Oregon 97314. The permit must be renewed within one year from the date of expiration of the permit.

(4) A family permit expires eight years from the date of issuance. DMV will renew and issue new permit(s) if a family continues to qualify and completes DMV form 735-265FPP. The form must be mailed to DMV, Driver Issuance Unit, 1905 Lana Avenue NE, Salem, Oregon 97314. The permit must be renewed within one year from the date of expiration of the permit.

(5) A temporary disabled person parking permit expires six months from the date of issuance. The permit may not be renewed, but the person may re-apply for a temporary disabled person parking permit by complying with OAR 735-080-0020(3) if the person’s temporary disability continues beyond a six-month period.

(6) A temporary duplicate permit expires 30 days after issuance. A person may not renew a temporary duplicate permit.

(7) A disabled person parking permit automatically expires and becomes invalid when the individual, wheelchair user, program or family no longer meets the qualifying conditions. The permit must be returned immediately to DMV. A disabled person parking permit may not be transferred to any other person.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 184.616, 184.619, 811.602, 811.607 & 811.609
Stats. Implemented: ORS 811.602, 811.604, 811.605, 811.606, 811.607 & 811.609
Hist.: DMV 4-2011, f. & cert. ef. 3-16-11

735-080-0050

Display and Use of Disabled Person Parking Permits

(1) A disabled person parking permit may only be used as allowed under ORS 811.635, or 811.637 if issued to an authorized program.

(2) The proper display of a disabled person parking permit is to hang the permit from the rearview mirror of the vehicle so the expiration date is visible from outside the vehicle when the permit is displayed in the vehicle. The permit must be removed from the rearview mirror prior to the operation of the vehicle.

(3) DMV will issue disabled person parking decals to motorcycles, golf carts or other similar vehicles. The decal will be affixed to the back of the left rearview mirror. If such a display is not possible, the person will attach the decal to the front fender of the vehicle so that the permit number and expiration date are visible from the front of the vehicle.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 184.616, ORS 811.602, ORS 811.607 & ORS 811.609
Stats. Implemented: ORS 811.602 & ORS 811.604 - ORS 811.609
Hist.: MV 11-1985, f. 9-19-85, ef. 9-20-85; MV 30-1986, f. 12-31-86, ef. 1-1-87; Administrative Renumbering 3-1988, Renumbered from 735-110-0840; MV 38-1989, f. & cert. ef 10-3-89; DMV 6-1996, f. & cert. ef. 8-15-96; DMV 6-2002, f. & cert. ef. 3-14-02

735-080-0060

Parking Identification Card

(1) An applicant for an individual disabled parking permit who does not have a driver license, driver permit, or identification card and is unable to go to a DMV office to be photographed, must obtain a parking identification card. The applicant must submit the following to DMV:

(a) An application (DMV form 735-265 NPP) for a parking identification card that includes the applicant’s name, residence address, date of birth, height, weight, and signature, and a certificate, as required by ORS 811.604, that the applicant is a person with a disability. It must also include a statement from a licensed physician that because of the applicant’s medical or physical condition, it is impractical or harmful for the applicant to appear at a DMV office to be photographed; and

(b) The fee for issuance of a parking identification card under ORS 807.410(1).

(2) The applicant must mail the application, fee and statement from a physician to DMV, Driver Issuance Unit, 1905 Lana Avenue NE, Salem, Oregon 97314.

(3) A parking identification card issued under this rule expires on the applicant’s birthday, in the eighth calendar year after the year of issuance or on the date it is no longer medically impractical or harmful to the applicant to appear at a DMV office to be photographed for an identification card, whichever is earlier.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 184.616, 184.619, 802.010 & 811.603
Stats. Implemented: ORS 811.603 & 2008 OL Ch 1
Hist.: MV 20-1991, f. 9-18-91, cert. ef. 9-29-91; DMV 6-1996, f. & cert. ef. 8-15-96; DMV 12-2000, f. & cert. ef. 9-21-00; DMV 18-2001(Temp), f. & cert. ef. 9-21-01 thru 3-19-02; DMV 6-2002, f. & cert. ef. 3-14-02; DMV 12-2008, f. 6-23-08, cert. ef. 7-1-08; DMV 29-2009, f. 12-22-09, cert. ef. 1-1-10

735-080-0070

Replacement/Renewal of a Parking Identification Card

(1) DMV may replace a parking identification card if the card is lost, mutilated or destroyed. Replacement of a disabled parking identification card is subject to the following:

(a) If a statement from a licensed physician is on file with DMV, the person must submit an application for replacement and the replacement fee under ORS 807.410 to DMV, but does not need to submit a statement from a licensed physician;

(b) If a statement from a licensed physician is not on file with DMV, the person must apply for a parking identification card as provided in OAR 735-080-0060(1) and (2);

(c) An applicant for a replacement parking identification card must certify that the original parking identification card has been lost or destroyed; and

(d) The replacement parking identification card will have the same expiration date as the parking identification card it replaces.

(2) DMV may renew a parking identification card upon expiration or within one year after the expiration date if the person is also renewing the disabled person parking permit. To renew, an applicant must submit the following to DMV:

(a) A renewal application containing the applicant's name, residence address, date of birth, height, weight, signature and a signed statement from the applicant that it is still medically impractical or harmful for the applicant to appear at a DMV office to be photographed.

(b) The renewal fee under ORS 807.410; and

(c) Proof of residence address as described in OAR 735-062-0030 if the residence address of the applicant has changed since issuance of the most recent parking identification card.

(3) A renewed parking identification card expires eight years from the expiration date on the immediately preceding identification card or on the date it is no longer medically impractical or harmful to the applicant to appear at a DMV office to be photographed for an identification card, whichever is earlier.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 184.616, 184.619, 802.010 & 811.603
Stats. Implemented: ORS 811.603 & 2008 OL Ch 1
Hist.: MV 20-1991, f. 9-18-91, cert. ef. 9-29-91; DMV 6-1996, f. & cert. ef. 8-15-96; DMV 12-2000, f. & cert. ef. 9-21-00; DMV 18-2001(Temp), f. & cert. ef. 9-21-01 thru 3-19-02; DMV 6-2002, f. & cert. ef. 3-14-02; DMV 12-2008, f. 6-23-08, cert. ef. 7-1-08

735-080-0080

Temporary Duplicate Permits

(1) DMV may issue a temporary duplicate permit to an applicant with a valid renewable disabled person parking permit, disabled person parking decal or temporary disabled parking permit and who needs a second permit to travel outside of the person's county of residence. The person must submit a completed application (DMV Form 265).

(2) DMV will only issue a temporary duplicate permit for travel purposes. Travel purposes means a person must park a vehicle in a disabled person parking space to travel outside of the person's county of residence in another vehicle.

(3) DMV will not issue a temporary duplicate permit with an expiration date that is later than the expiration date of the driver license, driver permit or identification card of the individual applying for the permit.

(4) Except as provided in section (5) of this rule, a temporary duplicate permit is valid for a period of 30 days from the date of issuance.

(5) A person may apply for a new temporary duplicate permit within seven days of the expiration of an existing temporary duplicate permit. The effective date of the new temporary duplicate permit will be the day after the expiration date of the existing permit.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 184.616 & 811.602
Stats. Implemented: ORS 811.602
Hist.: DMV 6-1996, f. & cert. ef. 8-15-96; DMV 20-2007, f. 12-24-07, cert. ef. 1-1-08

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