Getting a #PORTicipate Pass is easy as 1, 2, 3: 

1. Fill out the online form 
  • Complete the Online form to register for a PORTicipate Pass. 
    • Residents over the age of 16 are eligible to receive a #PORTicipate Pass. 
    • #PORTicipate Passes are non-transferable and can only be used by the person who registers for it. For example, if you have 5 people in your household over the age of 16, all 5 household members are eligible to receive a #PORTicipate Pass. The #PORTicipate Pass cannot be shared among family members.
 2. Pick up your pass at either City Hall or Nickel Beach. #PORTicipate Passes can also be mailed to you. 
  • When picking up your pass you will need to provide proof of address such as a drivers license, passport, tax bill or any bill that shows your name and address 
  • Pick up times are 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday to Friday 
  • Please indicate on your form if you prefer to receive your pass by mail. 
 3. Show your #PORTicipate Pass for free parking and other perks!


Not a Port Colborne resident? 

Only Port Colborne residents are eligible to receive a free PORTicipate Pass.