Targeta àrea verda
 

Procedures

Fiscal ordinance is only available in spanish or catalan.

AREA card application
Persons having the right to park in the green zones at the preferred rate can apply for the card at the virtual office of the City Council of Barcelona.

All formalities can also be completed:

  • By calling 010
  • At the AREA office (OAV) Calàbria, 66 08015 Barcelona.
  • Monday to Friday 8AM to 8PM.

Duplicate AREA card application (duplicate of one you already have)
All residents may request duplicates of their card. This request is subject to a charge under the regulations of Fiscal Ordinance 3.1, the price is € 5/card. If you wish to request a duplicate, click here. If the card does not work correctly, bring it to the AREA office and we will check it for you.

AREA card cancellation request

If you are a resident and have a valid AREA card and you wish to cancel it on a permanent basis for whatever reason, you can request cancellation online at the Barcelona City Council virtual office. This is all you need to do. We will take care of the rest.

Request for change of residential zone within the Àrea Verda

If you are a resident with an Àrea Verda card and you change your address within the Àrea Verda, you must inform us of such so that we can change the details of your card, you can do this at the Barcelona City Council virtual office, you do not need to attend the Àrea Verda office in person. We will change your details on the computer and send a notification to your new address within 48 hours, you can then park your vehicles in the new zone.

Request for a new vehicle to be registered on the Àrea Verda card

If you are a resident with a valid Àrea Verda card and wish to register a new vehicle on the card, you can apply online at the Barcelona City Council virtual office, you do not need to attend the Àrea Verda office in person. We will change your details on the computer and send a notification to your address within 48 hours, you can then park your new vehicle in the resident’s zone. If we need additional documentation for any reason, we will get in touch with you.

Request for a vehicle to be removed from the AREA card

If you are a resident and have a valid AREA card and you wish to remove a vehicle from the card, you can request this online at the Barcelona City Council virtual office. This is all you need to do. We will process the request and notify you of the change once completed.

Àrea Verda price queries

In order to view resident’s tariffs, you must enter the code of the Àrea Verda card and the license number of your vehicle.

AREA quarterly payment plan

All authorised residents who have an AREA card can request the quarterly payment, access to see how to do this.

AREA annual payment plan

If you are a resident of zone 9 you can make annual AREA payments here. Remember that the applicable tariff, depending on each case, will be € 48/year, or € 0/year if you had no penalties.

Cancellation of a penalty

In order to cancel a penalty, you will need to obtain a special ticket from the parking meter. The charge for the special ticket is 7 Euros for all vehicles.
Non-resident drivers who have parked their vehicle in a regulated zone and who have received a penalty charge notice for exceeding the maximum time allowed can cancel the penalty as long as the excess time is not longer than half of the amount of time paid for.
Resident drivers who have parked their vehicle in a resident's only space or another space within their residential zone and who have received a penalty charge notice for failing to display the time ticket can cancel the penalty within one day from the time payment should have been made.

Paying a penalty

You can resolve all penalty charge notices sent to your home at the Barcelona City Council virtual office.

Processing an appeal

You can contest or appeal parking fines imposed by the Barcelona City Council at the City Council’s website or by contacting any Citizen’s Advice Office (CAO).