Octopus Card Operated Parking Meter

Octopus Card Operated Parking Meter

The table attached shows the distribution of metered parking spaces at different districts in Hong Kong.

All metered parking spaces in Hong Kong are now operated by Octopus cards.

Octopus card parking meter adopts the touch-screen technology and is easy to use by following the simple instruction.



Distribution of Metered Parking Spaces by Districts (as at 31 December 2018)

DistrictsNo. of Metered Parking Spaces
Central & Western 549
Wan Chai 978
Southern 677
Eastern 495
Yau Tsim Mong 1,943
Kowloon City 2,431
Sham Shui Po 1,320
Wong Tai Sin 396
Kwun Tong 465
Kwai Tsing 510
Tsuen Wan 509
Tuen Mun 1,159
Yuen Long 958
Sha Tin 1,576
Tai Po 1,437
North 1,098
Sai Kung 1,203
Islands 194
Total: 17,898

Distribution of Metered Parking Spaces by Streets (as at 31 December 2018)

Hong Kong Island
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Operating Instructions
1.  Select parking bay by pressing either the left arrow button or right arrow button;
2.  Select parking time by pressing the button with a plus sign "+";
3.  Confirm the selection of parking bay and time by pressing the button with a tick "tick"; and
4.  Present Octopus card to the reader where an Octopus logo is displayed.


Handy Tips For Using Octopus On Parking Meters

  • Hold your Octopus steadily over the Octopus reader of the parking meter and wait until the wordings "Transaction Completed" and the remaining value in your Octopus are displayed on the screen before removing your Octopus.
  • Do not present more than one Octopus or with another smartcard(s) or electronic device(s) over the reader at the same time.
  • Do not bend, write on, scratch, tap, cut or paste stickers or photos on your Octopus as this may affect transaction.
  • Do not place your Octopus near coins, studs or zippers.
  • Call the customer services hotline at 2318 0616 for any enquiries in using the parking meters.
Octopus Card Operated Parking Meter