Live Oak Permit Program

The Live Oak Parking Program (LOPP), which was established to provide beach access for visitors and reduce traffic congestion in beach neighborhoods, will begin its 37th season on April 8, 2017, and run through September 4, 2017.

The online and Mail-in Application services will end on August 1, 2017. Seasonal permits will be available from parking attendants on weekends and holidays between 11:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Please call 831.454.8711 for more information.

Mail-in Application

Print out an application and mail in with a check to:
County of Santa Cruz - Live Oak
c/o Parking Citation Service Center
P.O. Box 11370
Santa Ana, Ca. 92711

Make checks payable to: County of Santa Cruz

Download Application

If you want to purchase a Seasonal Visitor Parking Permit online, use one of the buttons below to get started.


On weekdays, you can also bring your filled out application and payment to 701 OCEAN STREET, ROOM 410, SANTA CRUZ, CA. On weekends and holidays during the season, visitors may purchase permits from the Live Oak Parking Trailer, located at the corner of 9th Avenue and East Cliff Drive, between 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.